Head of Development ZH · 80% – 100% [120’000 - 140’000 CHF]

IT & Technology

Salary 120’000 - 140’000 CHF per year
Requirements:- Master's degree (university / university of applied science) in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field

5 years in a technical domain and 5-8 years managerial experience in IT architecture skills/kledge, experience and kledge in the retail sector as well as in the development, responsibility and management of high-scale digital systems.

English (excellent kledge) & German (sound kledge)

You live a servant leader approach and coach first, then take decisions.

You are very close to your teams, while keeping a global overview.

You are a critical thinker with the ability to find new solutions outside of traditional frameworks and have a problem-solving aptitude.

You enjoy creating a bridge between teams and companies.

You bring leadership and organizational abilities, experience in change management and agile methodology and project management skills.

You have excellent communication-, mediation and people skills, are structured and self-organised.

You love to reduce unclarity and noise.

Responsibilities:- Lead the IT department together with your IT management colleagues​.

Manage staff and development activities in Zurich (20 FTEs) and support our teams in delivery.

Participate in IT Vision / outlook definition and execution​.

Build and run high quality solutions.

Support our teams in all administrative domain & processes (finance, security, audit, invoicing, contracts, vendor management).

Clarify development guidelines, roles and activities in collaboration with other Heads (PO, UX, etc..)​.

Ensure cross-site coordination with the teams in Ecublens.

Ensure good sourcing, recrute, coach, develop and retain IT staff.

Technologies:- H2
- Mobile
- Security
- UX UI Design
- Java
- Angular
More: Migros Online offers an open-minded and diverse environment, where you are encouraged to bring in fresh ideas, explore new technologies and to challenge the status quo. Take responsability to lead our cross-functional IT-teams in Zurich and help them make our customers' shopping experience amazing!

What do we offer you?

- Central working location
Offices close to the train station, in the center of Zurich.

- Sports and fitness offers
Participation of CHF 250.00 per year when taking out a sports subscription

- Mobile flexible working model

- Maternity/paternity leave
16-week maternity leave paid at 100% and 3-week paternity leave paid at 100%

- Personal responsibility & freedom
We value direct communication and involve our employees in the decision-making process.

- Mobile phone subscription
Cell phone subscription at attractive rates

- Employee offers
Various offers at attractive rates: Migros Online delivery subscription, Migros Bank, Migrol, mobility, Axa wintherthur

- Public transport / mobility
Participation in the costs of purchasing a public transport pass

- Catering
A company restaurant is available for employees to eat at preferential rates


Limmatplatz 152, Zurich