Make an amazing climb in your career in an international team of experts. Our company provides technological services for the whole companies of Schwarz Group, which includes Lidl, Kaufland, Schwarz Produktion and PreZero, in more than 30 countries in Europe and the US. Schwarz IT Bulgaria cooperate with other international teams for a wide scope of responsibilities – from business consulting, software development and business operations to IT infrastructure and system platform management. With us you will find a variety of opportunities to grow and do your best at your calling – IT. We are fast, efficient, flexible.

Take advantage of the opportunities to progress your career at the Sofia location.



We are seeking a highly knowledgeable and experienced Java Software Engineer to join our team. As a mid-level role, the ideal candidate should have a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience. This position is open to candidates located in Bulgaria.


The impact you will create:

  • Develop and maintain Java applications using Spring Boot framework.
  • Utilize basic server infrastructure knowledge, including servers, clusters, networks, IP addresses, and Active Directory.
  • Possess basic database knowledge to efficiently work with databases.
  • Design and implement REST APIs and effectively utilize them within software solutions.
  • Proficiently use GIT for version control and collaboration.
  • Independently find and implement efficient and reliable solutions.
  • Demonstrate a desire to enhance infrastructure knowledge beyond coding.

Experience and skills you must have:

  • Extensive knowledge of Java, specifically Spring Boot.
  • Basic understanding of server infrastructure, including servers, clusters, networks, IP addresses, and Active Directory.
  • Basic database knowledge to work effectively with databases.
  • Experience in designing and utilizing REST APIs.
  • Proficiency in version control using GIT.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to find solutions independently.
  • Eagerness to expand infrastructure knowledge beyond coding.


  • Prior experience with Camunda.
  • Familiarity with PowerShell.
  • Basic understanding of virtualization using VMware and OpenStack.
  • Experience with Vue framework.
  • Knowledge of TypeScript.
  • Familiarity with LDAP and OAuth.
  • Exposure to SCCM (System Center Configuration Manager).
  • Familiarity with WMI (Windows Management Instrumentation).
  • Experience with CI/CD.

Our Offer:

  • Variety of opportunities with one of the strongest and largest retail companies in the world
  • A huge array of tools & technologies available on the spot and ready for a steady personal development
  • Food vouchers, MultiSport card, additional health insurance, travel expenses and a modern office close to Paradise Mall
  • A good work-life balance with flexible working time & options for mobile work
  • A pleasant and diverse environment with regular events, team buildings and stimulating activities



If you are interested in our offer, please send us your up to date resume in English. We want to know you!



Your application will be reviewed in strict confidentiality. Only the approved candidates will be invited to an interview. Providing your personal data you explicitly agree that it will be processed for the purpose of recruiting and for the purpose of possible signing of a labour contract and will be stored and operated by “Schwarz Global Services Bulgaria” EOOD and "Lidl Bulgaria EOOD and Co" KD in their capacity of personal data controller and personal data processor in accordance with the Bulgarian Data Protection Legislation and the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (GDPR). Please have in mind that with this you give permission for your resume to be shared with other parties of the Schwarz Group.


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