- Salary Offer 7000
- Currency USD
- Total Years Experience 0-5
- City Name Amsterdam
- Postal Code 1069
- State Noord
- Country Holland
IKEA is super busy growing a modern global digital hub in the beautiful Amsterdam location. This is your opportunity to get in early and have a big impact. You’ll hire your own engineering team and join with the other local leaders to shape the growth of Amsterdam together.
The team you’ll build up will be within Financial Services. Around the globe we would like customers to be able to apply and pay later for products they wish to buy from IKEA. Importantly we’ll be doing it with the strong IKEA culture and value set driving our approach. The opportunity here is enormous not only for IKEA but for you in terms of the challenges at scale that you’ll need to solve for a large successful iconic company.
Financial Services lives within Global Payments alongside Online Payments and Instore Payments. Basically, if you’re paying for something at IKEA it’s enabled by the services we build, own, and operate. You will join five other Engineering Managers as part of the complete Global Payments leadership group which is spread across Amsterdam, and Malmo.
You know what it is to be a successful Engineering Manager having performed in this role previously. You’ve also been a hands-on engineer in your career, and you understand the most important core principles of this craft.
What type of leader are we looking for?
-Highly collaborative working within your team and across teams.
-Experience scaling up teams and growing engineering maturity to high standards.
-Knows how to lead well within a multi-location team and group.
-Able to achieve impactful results while dealing with complexity and constraints; navigating a large business with many stakeholders, goals, and priorities.
-You inspire others through a bias to action and experimentation.
-You listen as well as you speak.
-Your time spent coding maybe beneficial for your team however you know how to evaluate opportunity cost before doing so.
-You’ve managed budgets.
-You know what it is to build, own, and operate services; you know how to fail well.
-Payment knowledge is a strong advantage, but not a deal-breaker.
WHY SHOULD YOU JOIN IKEA?
Joining IKEA gives you an opportunity to take part in this unique and amazing company culture with values such as Simplicity, Togetherness but also Caring for people and planet. Our strong values are underpinning and guiding us in our everyday work life, in discussions, decisions and activities. Combine this with our vision “to create a better everyday life for the many people” – for customers, but also for our co-workers and the people who work at our suppliers, means that you will work and thrive in a truly people (and planet) positive work environment.
This position is located in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. We are open to relocation.
If you have any questions regarding the process or you have difficulties with applying, feel free to contact Veronika Grollova at email@example.com.
We are very much looking forward to receiving your application for this exciting position!
- Experience Level Senior