As Europe's largest and fastest growing motorcycle-focused online retailer, we are looking to strengthen our IT team with an experienced application development manager.
In this role you will be able to make a real impact on our business, by delivering top notch technology solutions and by driving our transformation towards a more agile operating model.
You will work closely with different business functions, align business and IT objectives and lead the IT team to deliver application solutions in market.
You will be part of a passionate team of 40 IT professionals that operate from 4 different offices in Poland, Sweden and Spain
Key roles and responsibilities
Lead an international team of 10-15 professionals across development, quality assurance, architecture and product ownership to deliver end-to-end solutions. The team is based in Szczecin, Poland and Hägersten, Sweden
Drive the agile transformation from a development team perspective in cooperation with team members and rest of IT department.
Lead the implementation of best-in-class solutions with a specific focus on Price Management, Product Information Management and our Integration Platform, that make up a key element of the Pierce IT landscape
Empower and build high-performance team by creating the culture that brings together the passion for information and technology, the dedication to our customers, and the drive for business results
Build strong relationships across the business functions, align the team behind common goals and objectives and manage expectations
As a leader in Pierce, be the role model for your team and the organization in Pierce Values and the Leadership model
You bring 3+ years of leadership experience in IT development and you have a broad experience with agile delivery methodologies and agile transformation
As a person you build strong relationships and creates a positive and trust based atmosphere around you
You know how to make things happen and have a proven record of change management
You have a strong delivery orientation and the ability to communicate the complex in simple terms
You set high standards for yourself and for your team and you thrive in a fast paced and rapidly evolving environment, especially in context of working with a distributed team
Retail experience is considered a plus and if you're riding a bike than that would be even cooler
You are fluent in English both written and spoken
We welcome applicants with different backgrounds and nationalities, but we do require you to have the relevant work permits
Pierce is the ecommerce company that has grown to become Europe’s biggest online retailer for gear and accessories within Motorcycles and Snowmobiles. We do this throughout Europe through our shops 24MX, XLmoto and SledStore. The company is in an amazing growth spurt, growing some 30% annually. At the beginning of 2009 we were a team of 4, today we are 400 international professionals, committed to giving our customers across 17 European markets a huge range of products and an extraordinary level of service.
Our turnover during 2019 was around 120 MEUR and 2020 developed well. We continue our growth journey and, as a 'D-Award' finalist, we were recognized as one of the 3 best e-commerce companies in Sweden - something we are very proud of. In 2020 Pierce also received the Sweden's Best Managed Companies recognition, sponsored by the global audit firm Deloitte in cooperation with Nasdaq.
It started with a passion for our sport, was driven by the enthusiasm of our staff and we still dare to reach out for more with love and dedication for our customers.
Join us on our quest to become the most admired retailer within the motorcycle industry and shape the way motor enthusiasts shop by offering a state-of-the-art online shopping experience built on passion, professionalism, and a good dose of rebellious spirit.
We are passionate about riding motorcycles and have an exciting program for employees who want to learn to ride or get more involved in motorsport. But non-riders are also very welcome to join of course.