Today technology is driving the world. And at METRO digital we are driving the technology for one of the leading international wholesalers specializing in food - METRO. From ecommerce to checkout, to delivery software, we work on a wide range of products to meet the needs of our users - METRO’s customers and employees from across 25 countries. With passion and responsibility, we move the wholesale industry towards digitization and leverage METRO’s long history and expertise in B2B for building a more sustainable market ecosystem.

Purpose of your new department

Our Big Data solution breaks down data silos by bringing together information from all Metro Group systems into a single location: the Data Lake. It opens up data to innovative use cases via the power of modern data analytics tools available to every employee. Multiple highly scalable services work together to make this happen: from streaming data ingestion and real-time analytics to data preparation and data governance.

Curious to get more information about the team, the product, or the tech stack?

Your new challenge

  • Provides technical guidance to project teams and areas;
  • Documents and produces reference architectures and implementations;
  • Maintains working knowledge of industry directions, standards and emerging technologies;
  • Participates as technical expert, contributing to the architecture design of multiple software projects or a single large/complex project ensuring the success of major application development and rollouts;
  • Partners with Business Analysts and Architects to define technology system scope, objectives, and requirements;
  • Drives merging business requirements with technical software solutions including data design;
  • Experience building, architecting, designing, and implementing highly-distributed global cloud-based systems, and experience in network infrastructure, security, data, or application development;
  • Experience with structured Enterprise Architecture practices, hybrid cloud deployments, and on-premise-to-cloud migration deployments and roadmaps;
  • Knowledge of technology solutions and an understanding of large-scale computing solutions and the enterprise technology buying and evaluation process.

Required key competencies and qualifications:

  • Experience with software architecture and design patterns;
  • Knowledge of container orchestration platforms like Kubernetes/OpenShift;
  • Knowledge of major cloud platforms (AWS/Azure/GCP);
  • Knowledge of microservice concepts, patterns, and anti-patterns;
  • Knowledge of agile principles and methodologies;
  • Ability to work with and lead cross-functional teams;
  • Expert debugging and problem-solving skills;
  • Experience with tools such as Apache Kafka, Google Dataflow, Apache Spark;
  • Strong database experience (BigQuery, PostgreSQL, NoSQL, Oracle).

Our general Benefits:

  • Work life-balance: flexible working time, work from anywhere inside Romania, celebrate your birthday with a free day;
  • Personal growth: trainings in the area of soft, technical and business skills, free Bookster account, opportunity to learn and work with a variety of technologies;
  • Well-being: online sport activities, fitness centers discounts, health and life insurance, private pension, lunch tickets;
  • Working mode: multicultural, self-organizing teams, agile environment.


Your point of contact:

Monica Sirbu

Job Details

Date posted27 June 2022

Location(s)București, Romania



Employment TypeFull-time

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