Platform Lead (d/m/f) - Hybrid Work

You are a digital pioneer? Ask yourself, “What would I do differently if I could change it?” Let’s turn your ideas into reality. Join a dynamic team of digital enthusiasts and professionals and be part of the creative and vibrant team spirit. Become part of the Lufthansa Group Digital Hangar in Frankfurt

As a PLATFORM  LEAD for BUSINESS SOLUTIONS, I provide guidance and expertise for my platform teams. A platform at Digital Hangar is a technical layer to make data and functionality available to our product teams. I am responsible for the pend-to-end across the entire lifecycle of and take part in our collaborative effort to develop the next era of digitally enhanced travelling.


  • Standort


  • Einstiegslevel


  • Berufsfeld


  • Arbeitszeit

    Vollzeit oder Teilzeit

  • I form a dual leadership with the Platform Lead Digital Platforms and jointly manage our platforms in a strategic way
  • I provide leadership and guidance to the IT platforms teams of Digital Hangar 
  • I develop strategies for the IT platforms, including hardware, software, and network infrastructure which are aligned with overall tech strategy and the Digital Hangar objectives 
  • I manage the design, development, and deployment of IT platforms    
  • I ensure that the company's IT platforms are secure, reliable, and scalable and that teams adhere to the IT governance, compliance and security standards 
  • I create and implement an overall roadmap of platform capabilities based on the alignment with product management and software engineering based on our objectives 
  • I manage the budget and resources of the IT platform department 
  • I manage the vendor relationship in close collaboration with procurement and sourcing functions

Gewinnbeteiligungen / LVV (Bonus), Kostenloses Parken, Flugvergünstigungen, Kantine (bezuschusst vom Arbeitgeber), Jobticket, Diensthandy / ipad, Rabatte / Einkaufsmöglichkeiten, Mitarbeiter Events (Sommerfeste, Teilnahme an Sportwettkämpfen etc), Teilzeitmodelle, Mobiles Arbeiten möglich, Flexible Arbeitszeiten, Entwicklungsprogramme / Weiterbildungsmöglichkeiten, Mentoring, Fitnessstudio / Sportangebote / Betriebsfußball etc., kostenlose Snacks / Getränke

We're working in a collaborative diverse team

A day with us

Hotfixes, release cycles, PI planning...- are part of our everyday life. The difference is that you have the opportunity to design the digital touchpoints for passengers of the Lufthansa Group airlines.Your ideas are transformed into customer-centric high-end IT solutions.

  •  At least 5 years of leadership experience with large cross-functional and intercultural teams in a scaled agile environment
  • At least 10 years of relevant professional experience in delivering strategic products to organizations (e.g., as product or portfolio manager)
  • Strong ability to structure complex issues, prioritize accordingly and facilitate between different parties
  • Strong communication skills and can easily facilitate discussions and analyses between different stakeholders and teams
  • Senior-level experience in leading, motivating, coaching, and developing people and teams, as well as practical knowledge of coaching tools in team management
  • A desire and openness to learning and continuous improvement, both of myself and my team members
  • Knowledge of software-development processes, dependencies, and digital products, as well as methodologies and frameworks like SAFe, Scrum, Kanban and OKRs
  • Willingness to expand my comfort zone by sometimes leaving it


Über Lufthansa Group Digital Hangar GmbH

Creating the world’s best connected travel experience – physical, human, and digital – for all Lufthansa Group airline brands is our goal. We’re committed to driving the digital transformation and becoming leaders and innovators in developing next-level digital solutions for the airline industry. We operate with 100% focus on delivering tangible value-adding solutions and develop best-in-class features for over 145 million passengers that travel on our 5 airline brands every year.
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