Senior Manager Engineering - Dispatching Algorithms For Logistics (f/m/d)

Delivery Hero SE, Berlin, Germany

Category: Other techies

Posted on: 13 Aug 2019

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We are looking for a Senior Manager Engineering - Dispatching Algorithms (f/m/d) to join our Logistics team to help us creating a fast, reliable and transparent delivery experience. You will be developing services and algorithms that connect riders and vendors to millions of customers everyday. If you are a creative problem solver who is hungry for a new adventure, an international workplace is waiting for you in the heart of Berlin!


Your mission:




  • Own and drive one of the most critical parts of our tech stack, the algorithms assigning orders to our couriers.




  • Align two tracks of engineering efforts: optimization of the assignment results and scalability and performance of the underlying technology.




  • Design and explore further improvements and define the roadmap for a team solely focus on dispatching.




  • Joining a team which is already top of class in logistics performance within the industry.




Your heroic skills:




  • A background with a focus on computer science, algorithms and data structures.




  • Senior engineering experience with JVM based languages (Scala/Java), incl. performance tuning, monitoring, profiling.




  • Successfully delivering a large scale project in a lead position in the past.




  • We’re not expecting to check of all of the following, but at least some of these is a must:




    • Optimization techniques / heuristics.




    • Logistics algorithms such as VRP.




    • Discrete simulations / statistical evaluation of results.




    • Akka, CQRS, event sourcing and domain driven development.






  • Pragmatic mindset with an ability to find quick solutions.




  • An ability to change course or rollback when experiments prove initial hypotheses wrong.




  • Passion and excitement for working on a team with a clear optimization KPI.




Why Delivery Hero? 




  • Develop your skills with your educational budget for conferences and external trainings. 




  • Exchange ideas and meet fellow developers at regular meetups, in our active guilds and during our Developer Exchange Program.  




  • Join company parties, hackathons, cultural and sports events.




  • English is our working language, and our colleagues at Delivery Hero come from every corner of the globe, working in diverse, cross-cultural teams.




  • Save responsibly with our corporate pension scheme. 




  • Daily fruits, cereals, beverages, tea and coffee in our lounges.  




  • Learn German with free classes, access our e-learning platform and participate in our inhouse trainings.




  • Enjoy massages, get your haircut in the office, join our free yoga classes or take a timeout in our nap room. 




About us:


Delivery Hero Tech is playing an exceptional role in the large growth of our company. Our Tech  teams leverage a diverse stack to create cutting-edge solutions which cover the full customer experience - starting with a  great online search experience and ending with a real-time delivery at your doorstep. 


Read about the latest updates from our Tech & Product teams on our blog.


Delivery Hero is building the next generation global on-demand delivery platform. We have grown rapidly from inception in 2011 to become the world's largest food-ordering network and we’re now innovating and creating new verticals such as groceries, pharmacies, flowers and other convenience articles in multiple markets.


Our awesome international team already operates in 40+ countries worldwide and we are exclusively looking for the best people to join us on our mission to ‘always deliver an amazing experience.’ If you’re an enthusiastic problem solver and hungry for a new adventure, an exciting job and multicultural workplace is waiting for you in the heart of Berlin!  


At Delivery Hero, we believe diversity and representation is key to creating not only an exciting product, but also an amazing customer and employee experience. Fostering this starts with hiring -- therefore we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or any other aspect that makes you, you.


Have we caught your attention? If you are looking for an environment where our company DNA is defined by our values, please send us your CV.

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