Lead Engineer to Digital Technology at the LEGO Group

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Permanent Placement

The LEGO Group - Billund

Do you want to be the Lead that bring the product of BrickLink, the world's largest online marketplace to buy and sell LEGO® parts, closer to our other digital consumer products? Are you already a part of the LEGO Group, and want to challenge yourself as an ambassador and build the bridge between BrickLink and AFOL & Family technology in a role that requires you can work in both Denmark and California?
Then it might be you we are looking for

Core Responsibilities:
•Be periodically on-premises with BrickLink in Irvine, California as part of short-term assignment (STA)
•Bridge knowledge between BrickLink team in California and Adult Engagement teams in Denmark
•Active participation in Product Architecture and activities together with Product Teams and Stakeholders to enable business ambitions
•Ensuring that target architecture and implementation direction aligns with Architecture principles
•Bridge between engineers located in Irvine, California, and teams/engineers in Denmark
•Focus on synergies and leveraging services and enablers from other teams to optimize value output
•Knowledge sharing and capture with BrickLink engineers
•Hands on development where advantageous to progress transition

Play your part in our team succeeding
We want to bring the products of BrickLink closer to our other digital consumer products and how we develop products.
This role is instrumental in making this a reality, by being the ambassador and bridge between BrickLink engineering and AFOL & Family technology.
This position is permanent but includes a Short-term Assignment of 18 months where you are expected to be in Irvine 40-50% of the time.
The cadence could in example be 4-6 weeks in Irvine then 4-6 weeks in Denmark etc. But that will be agreed based on what is optimal.

Do you have what it takes?
The position require that you have minimum one year of employment at LEGO in Software Engineering position and interested in short term assignment abroad (United States).

In addition, you:
•Have a software engineering background with experience either as full stack or backend engineer
•Experience with logical architecture, Domain Driven Design and loosely coupled components
•Effective communication skills with ability to get people involved on complex technical decisions and able to drive the teams on complex technical decisions
•Ability to bridge and connect across teams and roles
•Experience with cloud native applications and microservice architecture

As a person you take initiative and is proactive. You have a wide network with other engineers and product areas within the LEGO Group and comfortable with stakeholder communication
It will be a plus if you also have experience with
•Security in web-based solutions
•Oauth and OpenID
•Consumer facing digital products

This role will after an initial period in Denmark move to California (US) on a short-term assignment for one to one and a half year. During this period, some travelling to Denmark is expected. (Around every 4th - 6th week)
It is therefore required that you are eligible for L-1-visum.

Join the global LEGO® team
What’s in it for you? Here are some of what to expect:

Family Care Leave – We offer enhanced paid leave options for those important times.

Insurances – All colleagues are covered by our life and disability insurance which provides protection and peace of mind.

Wellness – We want you to be your best self, so you’ll have access to the Headspace App and lots of wellbeing initiatives and programmes run by local teams where you are based

Colleague Discount – We know you'll love to build so from day 1 you will qualify for our generous colleague discount.

Bonus – We do our best work to succeed together. When goals are reached, you’ll be rewarded through our global bonus scheme.

Your workplace – Our offices will be your primary workplace with flexibility to work from home during your working week. Your People Leader will discuss the principles of our hybrid work model, role eligibility and frequency with you.

Children are our role models. Their curiosity, creativity and imagination inspire everything we do. We strive to create a diverse, dynamic and inclusive culture of play at the LEGO Group, where everyone feels safe, valued and they belong.
The LEGO Group is proud to be an equal opportunity and an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, colour, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.
We support our employees in being there for the moments that matter in life and celebrate families of all kinds, the loved ones that make us who we are. Being part of the LEGO Group also means taking part in our annual Play Day, playing a part in building a sustainable future and continuing our mission to “inspire and develop the builders of tomorrow.”
The LEGO Group is fully committed to Children’s Rights and Child Wellbeing across the globe. Candidates offered positions with high engagement with children are required to take part in Child Safeguarding Background Screening, as a condition of the offer.
Thank you for sharing our global commitment to Children’s Rights.

As we want the position filled as soon as possible, we will conduct interviews on an ongoing basis.

Build your career brick by brick at the LEGO Group
These are exciting times for the LEGO Group as they look to build on their continued success. In their quest to reach the builders of tomorrow they are looking to hire the best talent and have teamed up with some awesome partners in the market, like us! This might mean you could be contacted by multiple people about different opportunities. Don’t worry though, this just means you have a really interesting profile! Be sure to let us know if you’re already speaking with the LEGO Group directly so we can make sure you’re always talking to the right people.

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