Wayfair is hiring a

Head of International Mobile Development (m/f)

Berlin, Germany
Wayfair Mobile is hiring! We are looking for an experienced Team Lead (m/f) to build and head our International Mobile Development team in Berlin.

Responsibilities include: 
  • Build and lead a team of mobile developers in Berlin and help shape the future direction
  • Implement and improve the team’s processes and best practices to increase efficiency and effectiveness
  • Work on release of mobile features on iOS and Android on a regular basis
  • Work on projects like enabling a variety of payment methods and simplifying checkout for German and UK customers
  • Customizing apps to meet the needs of European customers and adding innovative new features
  • Coordinate releases and testing with the mobile development team based in Boston

  • 7+ years experience as a software engineer
  • 4+ years experience as a mobile engineer
  • 2+ years as a team lead for mobile engineers on Android, iOS or both 
  • Great communication skills
  • Professional history of successful app releases in the App store (Google and/or Apple)
  • Expert understanding of web architecture and data driven mobile applications
  • Experience writing SQL and getting data required to support mobile applications
  • Ability to design and build a mobile feature including both the app and the back end data services. 
  • Comfortable designing and coding RESTful services on the web server and expert knowledge of designing and building native app code and user interfaces to connect to those services
  • Several apps already listed in the app store
  • A great understanding of Object Oriented Design, MVC, and web architecture
  • Knowledge of SQL and a web language like PHP, Python, Java, or C#

Nice to have:
  • Professional experience in eCommerce
  • Experience with both iOS and Android
  • Experience with JavaScript, Templates

And finally, our proposition to you!

  • A competitive salary, bonus and an attractive stock package
  • We are listed on the NYSE since 2014
  • A fast paced and agile working environment
  • A real opportunity to make an impact, to test and build things in an entrepreneurial organization.
  • A company culture where we care about your work-life balance and offer you unlimited paid vacation time. Progression at Wayfair is based on results not on hours spent in the office.
  • Regular collaboration with senior leadership globally.
  • We’re in the heart of the Berlin startup scene with lots of space to encourage collaboration and teamwork

About Wayfair: 

Wayfair Inc. offers an extensive selection of home furnishings and décor across all styles and price points. The Wayfair family of brands includes: 

  • Wayfair.com, an online destination for all things home
  • Joss & Main, where beautiful furniture and finds meet irresistible savings
  • AllModern, a go-to online source for modern design
  • DwellStudio, a design house for fashion-forward modern furnishings
  • Birch Lane, a collection of classic furnishings and timeless home décor

Wayfair generated $3.14 billion in net revenue for the twelve months ended September 30, 2016. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe, the company employs more than 5,600 people.

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