At the Schwarz IT Hub in Barcelona we offer high value IT services for the entire Schwarz Group, which includes Lidl, Kaufland, Schwarz Produktion and PreZero. We develop and implement smart and efficient IT solutions to deliver the best experience for Schwarz Group’s global day-to-day business. As a central IT service provider, Schwarz IT is responsible for the selection and provision of IT infrastructure, IT platforms and business applications. By continuously taking into account current technological developments, Schwarz IT identifies innovative options for action. In close cooperation with the departments, Schwarz IT develops professional and efficient IT solutions.
Take advantage of the opportunities to progress your career at the Barcelona location.


IT Consultant - Backend Services


Key responsibilities


  • You design the backend services of our stores for international use
  • You coordinate the tasks in the DevOp team and plan features in coordination with business and IT teams
  • You take over tasks in 3rd level support
  • You continuously modernize your products and introduce new technologies
  • You integrate your products with other branch systems and also have an overview of adjacent processes



  • Completed studies in informatics or comparable professional experience
  • Basic knowledge of cloud and container technologies
  • Experience with working in agile software development or DevOp teams
  • Knowledge of software development and operations processes, tools and methods
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills combined with persuasiveness
  • Good English skills are a prerequisite


Nice to have Experience with

  • Experience with business analysis tools and techniques;
  • Cloud experience;
  • Certifications related to the Business Analyst/Product Owner role.
  • Domain knowledge (retail - stores).
  • Experience in working with Jira and Confluence;
  • German language


What we offer

  • Environment: working with countries and IT hubs across Europe and beyond.
  • General conditions: We offer flexible working hours, attractive compensation, many social benefits and a good work-life balance
  • Projects: You can expect great creative freedom in responsible projects and the implementation of your own ideas
  • Flexibility: A balanced mix of mobile work and flexible working hours allows you to better coordinate your professional and private life.


Solution Scope – Replacement Lotus Notes BackOffice POS

  • The project is splitted into 3 main areas: One Sales Organization (Sales organisation and opening hours in one software), Store Activity Repository (Data delivery and aggregation) and Point of Sale Master Data (Provision master data and customer base for stores)

IT Consultant - Backend Services

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