Digital Engineering Manager

Job description

Breitling stands apart with its watches unapologetically dedicated to authentic adventures, in the air, at sea or on land. As our new Squad Member as a Digital Engineering Manager you will join our Digital & IT team to contribute actively to our legendary future and digitalization of our business. You will have a chance to provide a high level of architectural expertise in the area of the web platforms, mobile applications and e Commerce, CRM and Marketing solutions


If you are also able to understand the needs of the community of business users and possess solid communication skills, if you dream about a purposeful work to make a difference, if you like to spend your precious time in a high-performing international team consisting of great professionals and nice people, then this role is for you.


Main responsibilities:

  • Architecture and design of the Digital Commerce platforms and solutions
  • Deliver high quality architecture options by oneself and through collaboration with the team
  • Leading the ideation, technical development, and launch of any Web, mobile and e Commerce solutions solution design, development, implementation and operations
  • Gap assessment of the current solutions platforms. Action plan and data migration. integration strategy of any digital technology and data platform: Web, Mobile, Social and e Commerce (e.g. Tmall and WeChat )
  • Building and running the technical side of the digital platforms
  • Leveraging existing and new partner agencies, both for solution development, integration and data analytics
  • Supporting and deploying system enhancements, change approval and implementation of system changes. Provide technical and system service operation input to project team on new solution implementations
  • Bringing the best technology capabilities and solutions into the Breitling landscape, with an emphasis on speed, agility and benefit

Job requirements

Your profile:

  • Proven working experience with Web, mobile and eCommerce platforms
  • Proven experience in MACH (MicroService, API first, Cloud First, Headless ) architechture
  • Exposure to international and complex projects ideally in the retail, fmcg , luxury or fashion industry
  • Technically highly skilled: PIM/DAM, CMS, OMS, platforms, programming languages, architectures, hosting , CDN, availability and performance , security and product management (agile),Google Analytics 360
  • Deep experience with cloud-based architectures and significant knowledge of at least one major cloud provider (e.g., Amazon Web Services, Azure and Google Cloud)
  • Knowledge of multiple front-end languages and libraries (e.g. HTML5, CSS3, ECMA Script 6)
  • Knowledge of multiple back-end languages (e.g. C#, Java, Python) and JavaScript frameworks (e.g. Angular, React, Node.js)
  • Proven capability in driving a portfolio of agencies, local and global
  • Team player, capable to work in a relatively small team, with great exposure to the senior management

At Breitling, we are:

  • Entrepreneurial spirit
  • Doer and result-driven
  • Innovative thinker
  • Explorer and experimental
  • Ethical and inclusive way of collaboration
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects and tasks simultaneously
  • Understanding aesthetics