Lufthansa Group

Team leader Customer Apps (80-100%)

In this role, you will act as a disciplinary lead for the cross-functional agile teams assigned to you. You will embrace a servant leader mindset and support your teams by identifying and removing impediments and continuously developing their skills.


  • Location


  • Employment level

    Direct entry

  • Function

    Research and Development, IT

  • Working time

    Full time

  • Conduct staff planning for your teams
  • Ensure the continuous development of your team members: Act as a coach and ensure they receive necessary training
  • Collaborate in hiring process and in onboarding for new team members
  • Foster self-organization and autonomy of your teams
  • Plan team capacity for product development and maintenance activities
  • Foster smooth cross-location communication and good collaboration between teams, stakeholders, partners and customers

Old-age provision / employee retirement, Profit sharing / LVV (bonus), Flight privileges, Jobticket, Discounts / shopping, Sabbatical / exemptions, Part-time models, Working at home, Flexible working hours, Have a shower, Free snacks / drinks

We believe in:

Responsibility, Care, Trust, Continuous Learning, Change and Diversity.

  • Degree in computer science, aeronautical engineering or another related area
  • 3+ years of leadership experience and employee development
  • Good knowledge and work experience in agile development methods such as DevOps and others
  • Experience in collaboration with near and offshore development teams
  • Aviation know-how is a plus
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and ability to convey complex facts in a precise and easy to understand way
  • Strong collaboration and intercultural skills
  • Very good self-organization skills
  • High results orientation, reliability and flexibility
  • Entrepreneurial mind-set
  • Strong English (written and spoken), German is a plus


As part of the selection process, successful candidates will undergo an assessment (leadership screening).

About Lufthansa Systems FlightNav AG

Lufthansa Systems FlightNav Inc., part of the Lufthansa Group, provides navigation data and produces aeronautical charts and innovative navigation applications to support the flight operations of more than 200 airlines worldwide. The company is located in Opfikon, Switzerland, close to the Zurich airport and currently employs over 200 staff members.
Lufthansa Group