Head of App Development (m/f/d) - onsite or remote in Germany at ABOUT YOU GmbH & Co. KG (Hamburg, Deutschland)

Head of App Development (m/f/d) - onsite or remote in Germany at ABOUT YOU GmbH & Co. KG (Hamburg, Deutschland)

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Location: Hamburg, Deutschland
Type: Full Time
Created: 2021-06-18 05:01:36

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We are currently looking for a skilled & passionate Head of App Development (m/f/d) to join our Shop Applications Team onsite in Hamburg or remote within Germany.

The Shop Applications Team constantly improves the App, Mobile Website and Desktop Website. Around 75% of our entire traffic and the majority of our sales are generated via our app. Our App reaches about 15 million active users per month. The team’s focus is to provide the most inspiring, convenient, intuitive, and easy-to-use shopping experience for our customers. They constantly challenge themselves to raise the bar of what is “state of the art” in customer-facing products.

Contribute to one of the fastest-growing eCommerce infrastructures in Europe and become part of ABOUT YOU.

What you will do

  • Develop new features on our App version using Dart and Flutter to reach the highest performance standards
  • Lead a world-class team of 4-6 engineers and collaborate with the product manager, QA’s, and with designers to ship new components and features
  • Work on the implementation of high-leverage features to optimize UX and conversion rates
  • Draft architectural decisions together with our Tech Lead and explore new technologies in PoCs
  • Work within a dynamic & international environment with an agile working culture using methodologies such as SCRUM or Kanban

Who you are

  • You have 5+ years of experience in building complex customer-facing applications
  • You are very proficient in App development and have a deep understanding of Dart, alternatively experienced in related technologies (e.g. Typescript, C#, Swift and/or Objective C)
  • You have a very good understanding of Dart and Flutter
  • You write well-structured, efficient and maintainable code and actively keep the quality of the codebase in check
  • You feel comfortable with people management topics and have worked in a leading role in a fast-changing environment before
  • You have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • You are used to working in an English-speaking environment

Nice to have:

  • You already gained experience in a large scale Flutter application
  • You already have basic experience with Go and gRPC
  • You have experience in the AWS ecosystem


  • Fresh fruit every day
  • Sports courses
  • Free access to code.talks
  • Exclusive employee discounts
  • Free drinks
  • Language courses
  • Subsidized HVV ProfiTicket
  • Central Location
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Company pensi
  • AY Academy
  • Feedback Culture
  • Job Bikes

*Please find free fruits, drinks and coffee in our lovely Hamburg Office / HQWe are looking forward to receiving your application – preferably via our online application portal! Thus, we can ensure a faster process and for you it is very easy to upload your application documents.