Posted on: June 10, 2021
Come see what's cookin' at HelloFresh!
At HelloFresh, we want to revolutionize the way we eat by making
it more convenient and exciting to cook meals from scratch. We have
offices all over the world and we deliver delicious meals to
millions of people.
We are the industry leader in meal-kit subscription services and
we're growing all the time. We have distinct meal-kit services that
cater to everyone with the most menu variety in the market, which
allows us to reach an incredibly wide population of people.
The HelloFresh team is diverse, high-performing, and
international, and our work environment is an inspiring space where
you can thrive as a result.
HelloFresh is searching for a visionary and action-oriented
Director of Engineering to lead our software development strategies
and teams into the future. This software engineering leader is
responsible for building and managing the teams that design,
develop, and maintain technical solutions across HelloFresh's US
digital domain, this includes our supply chain applications. You
will collaborate closely with stakeholders across the company to
design innovative solutions and balance competing priorities and
tech resource demand.
The Director of Engineering will work with key Technology and
Product leaders across the Global Organization to set company
strategy and evaluate technology-related priorities. You have a
knack for listening intently to stakeholders and then working
rapidly with product, architecture and other technical disciplines
to develop solutions to achieve business goals. The candidate for
this role will have impeccable management and communication skills
-- knowing both how to lead and build high-performing software
development teams and how to build leadership support for proactive
solutions to anticipated technology challenges. You relentlessly
pursue team effectiveness, improved development velocity, and code
quality through innovative ideas, processes, and solutions. You
will be accountable for ensuring that our systems and code remain
up-to-date and flexible to act on future business opportunities
- Provide strategic direction, development oversight, and
performance accountability for HelloFresh's built digital
- Work with product development, architecture, data analytics,
project management office and other stakeholders to develop,
evaluate and pursue long-term initiatives.
- Be the champion of the engineering team for continuous
improvement to processes, and standards based on current and
planned development needs.
- Coach, develop, and lead engineering team members to ensure
organization, department, and individual goals are met.
- Work with HR and Org Development teams to build HelloFresh's
tech brand and recruiting efforts; play a lead role in attracting
and hiring top talent.
- Establish and instill development best practices, including
robust QA, end-user feedback, and processes to engage and support
company stakeholders. Push team to evaluate edge cases, encourage
innovation, and design with testing in mind.
- Oversee the department operating budget to ensure business
goals are met with the greatest efficiency
- Be part of the engineering leadership team and help set
strategy and goals across multiple engineering teams
- Bachelor's in computer science, Computer Engineering or a
closely related degree.
- 10+ years of software engineering experience and team
management experience. technology, food, or CPG experience
- Experience managing a team of teams (managing multiple teams at
the same time)
- Experience leading a design process that allows for scaling a
digital technology ecosystem for volume, multiple brands, new
- Experience leading evaluations to refactor or replace legacy
systems, as well as developing and deploying solutions and
processes to handle complex technology transitions and
- Demonstrated ability to partner and communicate effectively
with non-technical team members. Proven ability to discern business
requirements and translate into technical specifications.
- Strategic thinker with the ability to build and execute
innovative digital product, combined with tactical ability to
execute simultaneously against multiple competing priorities
- Possess the ability to influence others, implement change, and
standardize processes in a complex business environment
It is the policy of HelloFresh not to discriminate against any
employee or applicant for employment because of race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or
because he or she is a protected veteran.
Position is eligible to participate, contingent on Supervisory
Board Approval, in HelloFresh's equity program.
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