At the Schwarz Global Services Barcelona SLU we offer high value IT services for the entire companies of 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 companies of 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.


Platform Engineer

Primary mission:


As a Platform Engineer, you will contribute on the infrastructure, configuration tuning, provisioning, monitoring, security, and performance of the data platform resources and technologies. You’ll be integrated in the Data Platform domain.

As a member of the Data Platform team, you will interact with Data Engineers and Platform Engineers to understand data on infrastructure and logic sides.


Core Activities


  • Working on the infrastructure automation to reduce manual steps and the operations time.
  • Develop new Terraform modules.
  • Investigate and resolve technical issues
  • Improving the logs and monitoring systems.
  • Improving the alerts systems.


Experience working on:


  • Architecture for streaming and batch processing solutions.
  • Data modeling and Data driven solutions architecture.
  • Experience in Performance and Reliability of distributed environments and microservices.
  • Big Data Frameworks (1+ year)
  • DevOps for CI/CD and Infrastructure as Code (1+ year)
  • Cloud Platform: Azure, K8s (2+ year)
  • Knowledge of container orchestration frameworks (Kubernetes)
  • Experience in Agile methodology


Technical stack required:


  • Languages: Bash, Python, SQL
  • IaC: Terraform
  • Big Data Frameworks Operations: Databricks
  • Database operations: relational (SQL Server) & non-relational (MongoDB, ELK, Cassandra)
  • Cloud operation: Azure & K8s
  • Network administration; TCP/IP, HTTP requests, routing, firewalling
  • CI/CD flows & tools: Azure DevOps
  • Monitoring and alerting tools: Azure Monitoring, Grafana


Technical stack appreciated:


  • Languages: Scala, Java, .NET, PowerShell
  • Big Data Frameworks: Kafka, Kubernetes, Snowflake…


Soft skills and competencies:


  • Fast adaptation to changing requirements and strong problem-solving skills.
  • Passion for learning new tools, languages and frameworks.
  • Ability to be creative and innovation-minded, self-motivated and proactive.
  • To work in a collaborative model, side by side with the business
  • Fluency in English to work in a multi-cultural environment


What we offer


You will be part of an international team composed of people from different countries and background where you’ll be able to share your experience and knowledge to carry-out team work and meet challenging objectives. On top of this, we offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, like health insurance, ticket restaurant, ticket transporte, personnal budget for training, wellbeing services and so on!



We look forward to receiving your application.


Schwarz Global Services Barcelona SLU
Laura Hernandez Costa 
Reference no. 40420
C/Bergara 13, floor 5, 08002 Barcelona

Platform Engineer

IT - BI, AI & Data

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