Today, technology is driving the world. And at, we are driving the technology for one of the leading international wholesaler specializing in food – METRO. From ecommerce to check out, 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 

From point-of-sale systems and delivery software to ecommerce platforms and mobile assistants. As engineering hub, we do offer a wide range of solutions to digitize our wholesale business! It’s also here where we share know-how, ideas, and our passion for technology. We try to understand the user by getting ourselves involved in product discoveries. Meeting METRO customers and employees helps us see their challenges and code with them in mind. Curious to get more information about the team, the product, or the tech stack?

What you can expect:

Cloud-native: You are involved in all phases of software engineering with usage of modern cloud technologies. You use public cloud offering to improve all aspects of software production, from conception over implementation to testing and operating with full observability.

Teamwork: You are part of a unique team with colleagues from all over the world, which eases cloud adoption for other software development teams. You're in a constant exchange of knowledge within and across multidisciplinary teams, including developers, product manager, UX professional, and end-users.

Modern work philosophy: An agile development environment with pair programming and/or code reviews. Use of innovative and state-of-the-art technologies.

Role-Specific Skills:

· You have experience to design, provision and run resilient, secure and scalable distributed systems in the public cloud (GCP experience is a plus)

· Knowing how or willing to learn how to write Infrastructure as a Code and automation in the provisioning, change and operation of IT environments is a plus

· If the skills and experience we are looking for is what you are targeting and as of now are half ways done, we are open to go the way together

· You have a systematic problem-solving approach coupled with a strong sense of ownership and drive

· You are focused on delivering results via teamwork in an international, dynamic environment

· You find it exciting to get to know and use new technologies and trends

Our general Benefits:

Work-Life Balance: flexible working hours, home office, 30 days of vacation and flexible office options.

Personal growth: a comprehensive further training offer over our METRO House of Learning, as well as individual development opportunities.

Well-being: Health programs, pension scheme, regular employee events 

Comfort: very good transport connections and free parking spaces, including charging stations for e-mobility. Canteen with delicious and discounted meals plus other catering facilities. Furthermore, discounts in our stores as well as at many partner companies. 

Our Values:

Respect: You respect individuals and mutual ideas, and appreciate each contribution. Furthermore, you can admit mistakes in order to learn and grow

Pragmatism: You strive for simple and effective solutions and processes, get things done by taking calculated risks rather than doing it perfectly, and continuously run experiments and making data-driven decisions to maximize the value.

Ownership: You love to take the initiative and moving things forward. Furthermore, you hold yourself accountable for the outcomes and empower yourself to make decisions.

Passion: You are passionate about solving our customer's problems, have an inspirational attitude and are enthusiastic. And you strive for the highest standards and continuously improvement. 

Have we aroused your interest? Then we are looking forward to your online application. METRO is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer all qualified applicants full equal opportunities. 

Your point of contact:

Silke Holzhauer

Talent Acquisition Partner

Job Details

Date posted17 January 2023

Location(s)Düsseldorf, GermanyBerlin, Germany

ProfessionCloud Engineer

ProjectEngineering Unit

Employment TypeFull-time

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