For our office in Munich we are looking for:

Director IT Partner Platforms (m/f/d)

Jochen Schweizer mydays Group is a leading provider in the experience voucher market. It offers more than 21,000 different activities at over 9,000 experience locations in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. Since 2015, mydays GmbH was 100% owned by Pro7Sat1. In 2017, Pro7Sat1 took over the majority of interests of Jochen Schweizer GmbH, as well as the daughter companies Spontacts and Hip Trips. Since 2018, Jochen Schweizer and mydays, combined the Jochen Schweizer mydays Group, are part of the NuCom Group and employ over 300 employees. About 70% of the group’s sales are processed online, whilst retail makes up 20% of the total sales and 10% are other channels.

Our group also includes the tour operator Hip Trips GmbH, the leisure community Spontacts GmbH, the booking platform provider Regiondo GmbH and Jochen Schweizer Technology Solutions GmbH.

As Jochen Schweizer mydays Group continues its growth and the company has restructured the leadership team following the merger of Jochen Schweizer and mydays, the organization is seeking an experienced Director IT for our partner platforms to be part of the Group.

What you can expect in this role

  • Development and implementation of the SaaS IT platform strategy
  • Control, responsibility and further development of the entire IT environment as well as all internal tools and applications within our partner platform business
  • Further development of content and infrastructure of the SaaS platform
  • Management and development of the relevant IT team as well as creating a lively work culture
  • Coordination and control of external consultants and service providers (stakeholders, agencies, software providers, etc.)
  • Optimization of existing and establishment of new IT processes in order to increase the efficiency of the team and the platform
  • Responsibility and strategic development of product-related and internal data competence (e.g. tracking, web analytics, BI)
  • Coordination of the product roadmap in close cooperation with the other team members
  • Willingness to assume the position of managing director with P&L responisbilities

Your essential experience and education

  • Successful track record in designing architecture for SaaS platforms and cloud applications used by multiple customers live and referenceable
  • Successfully completed computer science studies or comparable degree
  • At least profound knowledge of proven ability in Platform technologies, public cloud, performance, scalability, re-factoring and operational execution
  • More than several years of experience in leading development teams in a highly innovative environment (start-up or corporate innovation hub) with proven scrum and scale agile experience  
  • Mastering state-of-the-art agile software engineering practices such as CI/CD pipeline including GIT/Unit-Tests
  • First experience in cooperation within international teams
  • Successful establishment and application of agile methodologies
  • First experience in AI technologies is a plus
  • Hands-on mentality and the willingness to actively develop a fast-growing start-up company
  • Very good written and spoken knowledge of German and English

What's in it for you?

  • A multifaceted challenge with a great deal of creative freedom in an informal corporate culture
  • Individual development opportunities in an agile environment
  • Flexible working hours in a creative environment close to the Munich factory district
  • A special togetherness, including joint sports sessions and many celebrations
  • A variable salary bonus that allows you to participate in the company's success
  • A colourful range of additional benefits – like an experience card with approx. 500 € annual credit for all our experiences OR free gym membership
If we have aroused your interest, then send off your detailed application to us today.
ProSiebenSat.1 Group is one of Europe's leading media companies. Our stations SAT.1, ProSieben, kabel eins, sixx, SAT.1 Gold, ProSieben MAXX and kabel eins Doku captivate millions of viewers every day. But extraordinary TV entertainment is just one part of our concept for success. Today, our growth is based on four segments: German-speaking TV business, our digital units with a large entertainment and e-commerce portfolio, and our international program production and sales house. We have consistently diversified our company in recent years and created additional sources of revenue. This also reflects our vision: We are establishing ProSiebenSat.1 as a leading broadcasting, digital entertainment, and commerce powerhouse.

Although we refer to one gender in the text, all genders may be implied.
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Director IT Partner Platforms (m/f/d)
René Demin