YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP Agile Project Manager in Zola Predosa, Italy

Agile Project Manager

Technology is at the heart of YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP and is the driving force behind its success. Our in-house technology team allows The Group to give customers and brand partners the best possible experience across content and commerce, and to continually innovate and lead the online luxury industry.

Role purpose:

YNAP Group are recruiting a Delivery Manager to work within the Global E-Commerce Operations area. You will be responsible for the delivery of projects across a number of teams developing infrastructure, platform and other tooling for YNAP applications. You will own solution delivery and will be responsible for all aspects and activities related to the delivery plan. You will understand and be passionate about developing and evolving YNAP E-Commerce Operations solutions. You will be an optimistic and positive force for your team and will thrive on helping to develop the team and foster relationships. You will have a good understanding of DevOps technologies including IaaS, PaaS, CI/CD tooling, monitoring and infrastructure. Your knowledge and facilitation skills will be relied upon to ensure solutions meets the business needs. You will understand the importance of repaying technical debt through refactoring and appreciate the trade-offs between tech debt and business focused tasks. You will be confident in challenging business requests to ensure you are continuously delivering the best possible outcome.

Reporting into the Delivery Manager in E-Commerce Operations, you will collaborate with the Team Manager and other delivery teams to define and follow a roadmap that support the company strategies and initiatives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the Team Manager to define roadmap and priorities that support the company strategy.

  • Facilitate the execution of team/cross-team releases using agile methodologies.

  • Define and apply a sustainable and feasible execution plan for the roadmap in synergy with team expectations and dependencies.

  • Ensure that the team has always a clear vision concerning the priorities and the business value linked to each business initiative.

  • Facilitate communication and collaboration with other teams in order to coordinate the release of cross-team features.

  • Help the team to define processes that optimize and improve the delivery.

  • Establish a product vision inside the team with a mindset of continue improving based on stakeholders’ feedbacks

  • Ensure transparency and communication concerning the iteration deliverables and their values to the stakeholders

  • Highlight the completion of team activities and the impact on the delivery plan.

  • Report and communicate progress, issues/risks to project stakeholders and other team contacts.

  • Measure the delivery improvements and define KPI to support the continue improving of the team

Skills and Experience:


  • Experience in translating IT business requirements into deliverable action plans.

  • Experience in facilitating the delivery of high quality technical solutions through teams.

  • Experience of Agile methodologies.

  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.

  • Result-oriented, proactive and spirit of initiative.

  • Excellent accuracy and attention to details

  • Good knowledge of English


  • Experience of DevOps culture and technologies.

  • Experience in product management

  • Experience of building release plans and roadmaps.

Location: Bologna

YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is an equal opportunities employer, if you require any reasonable adjustments for your interview please do not hesitate to advise us accordingly.

YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is the world’s leading online luxury fashion retailer. The Group is a Global company with Anglo-Italian roots, the result of a game-changing merger, which in October 2015, brought together YOOX GROUP and THE NET -A-PORTER GROUP; the two companies had revolutionized the luxury fashion industry since their birth in 2000.

YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is a unique business with an unrivalled offering including multi-brand in-season online stores NET-A-PORTER and MR PORTER, and multi-brand off-season online stores YOOX and THE OUTNET, as well as numerous ONLINE FLAGSHIP STORES, all “Powered by YNAP”. Through a joint venture established in 2012, YOOX NET -A-PORTER GROUP has partnered with Kering to manage the ONLINE FLAGSHIP STORES of several of the French group's luxury brands.

In 2016, YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP joined forces with Symphony, an entity controlled by Mohamed Alabbar’s family, to establish a ground-breaking joint venture to create the Middle East’s undisputed leader for online luxury retail.

Uniquely positioned in the high growth online luxury sector, YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP has an unrivalled client base of more than 2.9 million high-spending customers, 29 million monthly unique visitors worldwide and combined 2016 net revenues of €1.9 billion. The Group has offices and operations in the United States, Europe, Japan, China and Hong Kong and delivers to more than 180 countries around the world. YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is listed on the Milan Stock Exchange as YNAP.

For further information: www.ynap.com | Linkedin: YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP | Twitter: @YNAP

Job ID: 2018-2863

External Company Name: YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP Spa.