Merchandise Planning Engineer

Job Category

  • Technology & UX/UI Design


  • Berlin


  • Full-Time
  • Professional Level


  • Zalando SE

The opportunity

At Zalando we perform a highly sophisticated merchandise planning process in order to provide the best shopping experience to our customers.

As a merchandise planning engineer you will focus on developing and supporting Zalando’s state-of-the-art merchandise planning BI system. Working in a small, autonomous and highly ambitious team of experienced Business Intelligence specialists you will provide a reliable planning solution based on modern Business Intelligence technology to directly contribute to Zalando’s commercial success.

What we're looking for

  • You have at least 2 years of professional development experience in BI projects
  • Profound business know how in retail planning would be considered as a big plus
  • You are comfortable in providing data analyses with SQL and Excel and implementing ETL processes
  • You have extensive knowledge in data modelling for Business Intelligence systems (Star Schema, ROLAP, MOLAP)
  • You have knowledge in running BI Systems on MS SQLServer using SSAS, MDX, T-SQL would be a plus
  • Experience in an agile working environment is an advantage

Your responsibilities

  • You  will run the Zalando Merchandise Planning system
  • You will implement data processes to supply data for the system
  • You will extract data to provide planning informations for analysis systems
  • You will provide analyses regarding the planning process
  • Next to that you will support business users in all questions regarding the usage of the system

What you can expect from us

  • Internal tech talks, skills-building courses and technical “People Leads” who help you achieve mastery
  • Personal branding support: From preparing conference talks and blog posts to industry networking Community: hack weeks, movie nights, +70 self-organized tech guilds and more
  • Competitive salary
  • 40% Zalando shopping discount and commuter discount
  • Relocation assistance for internationals

About Zalando

Zalando is Europe’s leading online fashion platform, doing business in 15 markets. Delivering first-class shopping experiences to our +15 million customers requires moving fast — with microservices, Agile processes & autonomous teams  —  and using cutting edge, open source technologies. We are passionate about what we do and have fun while doing it. And we are willing to experiment and make mistakes: It’s how we grow.

Want to join us? Then go ahead and apply!

If you need guidance or have any questions about our hiring processes, please contact recruiter Matthias Rempel.

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