Director of Engineering (m/f/x)


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The role

We have an amazing opportunity for someone to grow one of our fastest growing teams here at HelloFresh in Berlin. In our Supply Chain Management Tribe, you will support us in optimising and improving the HelloFresh supply chain software landscape to be a scalable, flexible, and efficient global digital platform by building user-first, workflow-based, reliable experiences with global applicability. You will solve the high impact business problems with common, efficient and quality development practices.  

What you’ll do

  • Help set strategy and goals across multiple engineering teams enabling the fast growing Supply Chain Management operations
  • Work effectively with Product and Design counterparts towards a common goal of delivering great experiences to our customers, building the IT platform for the physical product creation of HelloFresh
  • Hire, inspire, manage, and grow cross-functional agile engineering teams, ensuring every engineer has adequate growth opportunities
  • Lead goal-oriented teams that deliver customer value early and often, diligently measuring results
  • Set and ensure the upholding of high standards for quality, scalability and customer focus
  • Play a key role in ensuring the ongoing alignment of our technology with the overall business strategy for the company

What you’ll bring 

  • You bring hands-on engineering experience - ideally in the Logistics/Supply Chain domain
  • You are experienced in managing a team of multiple teams 
  • You demonstrated in past engineering leadership roles your impact towards achieving business goals
  • Strong knowledge of architecture and the capacity to design resilient distributed systems that are flexible and scalable
  • Ability to work with Agile methodologies, with focus on data-driven experimentation, lean thinking and quick iterations
  • Proven track record of creative problem solving and the desire to create and build new processes

What we offer

  • Comprehensive relocation assistance to move to Berlin plus visa application support
  • Healthy discount on weekly HelloFresh boxes
  • Annual learning and development budget to attend conferences or purchase educational resources plus access to the HelloFresh Academy
  • Subsidised childcare with a professional nannying agency
  • Free access to Headspace, biweekly in-house yoga classes (remote since March 2020)
  • A diverse and vibrant international environment of 70+ different nationalities
  • Additional perks include: Free crash course in German, compensation for advanced external German classes, discounts for our neighboring gym & Urban Sports Club, summer & winter parties, discount on our HelloFresh GO vending machines
  • The chance to have a significant impact on one of the fastest-growing technology companies in Europe in an exciting growth phase

About HelloFresh

HelloFresh is on a mission to change the way people eat, forever!

Since our 2011 founding in Europe’s vibrant tech hub, Berlin, we’ve become the world's leading meal kit provider, delivering to over 4.2 million households worldwide in 14 countries across 3 continents. 

Our Engineering, Data, Product and Security teams are located in Berlin, Boulder, Toronto, Sydney, and New York. From internal planning procurement tools to conversion rate optimization, live pricing tools, payment services and add-on upselling features, we work on a wide variety of challenging problems. The result is a high output where we constantly build and release features and engines that make our business thrive, allowing us to deliver real financial impact.

Our more than 7,000 employees from over 70+ nationalities are the heart and soul of our diverse, fast-paced and dynamic environment where innovation and smart, fast action is encouraged. 

We will encourage you to make an immediate impact in your area of work as well as empower you to grow your career with us.

You can get a taste of what we've been working on by checking out our tech blog

Are you up for the challenge?

Please submit your complete application below including your salary expectations and earliest starting date.

After submitting an application our team will review this and get back to you within 5 business days. 

For insight into our interview process take a look at our recent post here

We are HelloFresh

At HelloFresh we embrace and welcome diversity and we currently employ over 7,000 individuals globally who contribute to this. We employ individuals based on their ability to perform a job rather than on the basis of their: race, national origin, color, caste, social origin or position, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, political opinion, marital status or any other characteristic. We encourage everyone to apply and will give everyone equal consideration. We are an equal opportunity employer – everyone is welcome at our table.



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