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Swatch, launched in 1983 by Nicolas G. Hayek, is a leading Swiss watch maker and one of the world's most popular brands. The first Swatch watches surprised everyone with their revolutionary concept, creative design and provocative spirit. Today Swatch continues to innovate and surprise with new models, collections and special editions. The brand maintains a strong presence in the world of sports with its commitment to snowboarding, freeskiing, surfing, beach volleyball and mountain bike slopestyle. Right from the start, Swatch connected with art and artists, and Swatch watches remain a prominent canvas for artists from a broad range of disciplines.

For a brand that has so many entertaining stories to tell, owning retail is the name of the game. The ability to welcome customers in an environment that encompasses the principles of the brand, surrounded by passionate and motivated people who breathe the brand values and become real ambassadors, is essential to success. Our retail stores allow Swatch to be present with strong statements in the key locations of the world, and to engage our customers in a more passionate dialogue.

At headquarters in Biel/Bienne, Switzerland, and in more than 600 stores in over 30 markets around the globe, Swatch is the employer of over 3,500 people. Swatch is committed to creating the best possible working environment for its employees and is one of the world’s most challenging, exciting and dynamic places to work. We are always looking for new talents who make a career out of their passion for the brand, making great things happen, together, every day.

  • IT Digital /Ecommerce Project Leader 100% (F/M)
    2501 Biel/Bienne

    Swatch Ltd

    De vacaturetekst is beschikbaar in het Engels

    Swatch Ltd

    IT Digital /Ecommerce Project Leader 100% (F/M)

    Job description

    In order to reinforce the Information Systems Team at our Head Quarters in Biel/Bienne, we are currently searching for a


    IT Digital /Ecommerce Project Leader 100% (F/M)


    Main tasks will include:



    • Write technical specification for new developments in our digital platform like swatch.com

    • Test and validate the development done by external agencies

    • Manage Digital project like landing page, Campaign, game, etc


    With a deep knowledge of Salesforce Commerce in term of Implementation, your main role as Technical Project Leader is to help deliver high-visibility and high traffic on our digital ecosystem. The role requires working closely with all the swatch department as well external partners to help deliver the projects on schedule.


    Your responsibilities will include developing and managing project schedules, identifying risks and clearly communicating them to internal and external project stakeholders. You will have to be able to explain your team's analyses and recommendations to executives and discuss the technical trade-offs in product development with engineers. We are looking for a person who can keep the big picture in focus while being able to dive into the unique engineering challenges we face daily.


     

    Profile

    Very detail-oriented and organized, you are comfortable multi-tasking between multiple projects and have the ability to deal well with pressure. Thanks to your flexibility and your open approach, you are able to take on tasks as required. You have good interpersonal skills, are able to build relationships with other teams and departments and are persuasive and resilient. You possess a strong sense of ownership and take pride in building great products. In addition, you have a strong design sensibility and are passionate about user experience.

    Professional requirements

    In addition to a developer background, you have previous experience with Salesforce Commerce as developer / Project leader. You must have solid technical knowledge of Internet technologies and have worked on web-based applications build with SFCC. Furthermore and are open to new technologies. Proactive and responsible, you are able to communicate effectively with experienced developers and QA resources and work with multiple external teams.


    You bring strong communication skills as well as pronounced analytical, technical and planning skills. Customer, service and solution oriented, you are used to work in fast moving, international environments and deal well with priorities and tight deadlines.


     

    Languages

    In addition, you are fluent in English, every additional language such as French or German is an asset. Furthermore, you are in possession of a valid Swiss work permit.

    Startdatum
    2020-07-01
    Locatie functie
    2501 Biel/Bienne
    Bedrijfsadres
    Swatch Ltd

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