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Purpose

The Open Source Team works across departments at Zalando to scale open culture and promote best practices of Open Source development. We ensure that Zalando is a good Open Source citizen, from understanding and respecting Open Source licensing to enabling Zalando employees to take active part in the creation of Open Source.


Participate

We invest in and contribute to Open Source projects which are important to us. We encourage Zalando employees to get involved in Open Source.

Share

We share our code and processes with the rest of the world as we want technology to benefit as many people as possible.

Promote

We enable and prioritize Open Source code in our engineering teams. We encourage an open culture as we see the practices of the Open Source movement as the best way to collaborate.

Jobs

Open Source Community Manager (Senior)

We are looking for a Senior Open Source Community Manager / Evangelist to foster a strong and active community both internally and externally; to continue to drive Zalando’s Open Source strategy, presence, leadership, and contributions; to shepherd teams to contribute to Open Source for the good of themselves, Zalando, and the global Open Source community.

Inner Source Manager

We are looking for an Inner Source Manager to foster the spirit and best practices of Open Source within Zalando engineering; to continue to drive Zalando’s Open Source strategy, presence, leadership, and contributions; to shepherd teams to contribute to Open Source for the good of themselves, Zalando, and the global Open Source community.

Articles

by Paul Adams, 22 Feb 2018
by Nana Yamazaki, 11 Jan 2018
by Paulo Renato Campos de Siqueira, 17 Oct 2017
by Martin Schwitalla, 30 Aug 2017

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