Remotely and/or at our Cologne offices


You support our internationally active customers in the retail sector in the implementation of digitalisation projects. You analyse requirements, design and implement information and IT architectures and support the integration and testing of the systems. One of our focal points is project work around the topic of master data and product information using our own software products but also standard software, e.g. from the manufacturers Stibo, Riversand, Akeneo or Informatica. You already have experience in the conception, design, implementation and integration of enterprise projects? Then you've come to the right place!

Your tasks at BAYARD

Participation in digitalisation projects in the retail sector:

  • Conception of IT requirements and architecture
  • Installation and configuration of software systems
  • Data model conception and implementation
  • Creation of import and export templates
  • Integration into existing systems
  • Use of the REST web service API
  • Workflow modelling
  • Customizing of special requirements

Your talent

  • Degree in business informatics or computer science or a comparable technical education.
  • Initial experience with software tools in this environment, such as Riversand MDM, Stibo Step, Informatica MDM Product 360, Akeneo PIM or other PIM systems.
  • Profound knowledge of common technologies in this environment (Java, XML, JSON, REST web services, SQL, Linux).
  • Analytical and structured approach in an agile environment
  • Confident handling of common MS Office applications
  • Fluent in German and English
  • occasional willingness to travel

What we offer

  • Participation in exciting projects in retail and industry
  • Corporate practice, experience in trade, business-critical IT landscapes and digitalisation
  • The chance to implement your own ideas
  • Experienced team & friendly people
  • Expert network
  • Work in a home office and/or at our location in Cologne with a view of the Rhine River
  • Flexible working hours
  • Parking in the Rheinauhafen car park or KVB job ticket
  • Drinks, healthy snacks & Nespresso
  • Free membership at Urban Sports Club
  • Subsidised lunches from mealmates
  • Modern Apple equipment
  • Teambuilding and developer meet-up ́s
  • Internal training, participation in seminars
  • An ideal environment in which you can realise yourself
  • Varied tasks
  • An attractive salary

About us

BAYARD, a company of Markant Group, enables companies from the retail, manufacturing and healthcare sectors with data syndication services laying the foundations for digital commerce. With its unparalleled experience in product content management consulting, its extensive expertise in the implementation of enterprise PIM solutions and its outstanding Product Content Life Cycle Management platform BYRD, BAYARD is the true partner for the European retail, manufacturing, and healthcare industries for the digital transformation.

Retail companies such as Schwarz Group, Migros, and Colruyt, consumer goods manufacturers such as Danone, Radeberger Group, and Cosnova, healthcare product providers such as Pajunk, Vygon, and Medika, as well as healthcare purchasing communities such as Prospitalia, P.E.G., and EKKplus, have significantly improved their data quality and efficiency in the procurement, aggregation, and syndication of product content with the help of BAYARD's services.

With BYRD, Bayard provides a smart Product Content Life Cycle Management platform with industry-specific packages that can be used out-of-the-box with no customisation or implementation effort. BYRD contains not only dedicated modules for Product Information Management (PIM), Product Content Syndication, Product Content Aggregation, and AI-based product classification but also the well-established GS1 certified GDSN data pool b-synced.

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Are you in? Be part of the change!

If so, then please apply directly to us by email (karriere@bayard-consulting.com), stating the position, salary expectations, earliest possible start date and your complete application documents. Your contact person for the job advertisement is Lutz Reiche. If you have any further questions about the job advertisement, you can also contact us by phone: +49 221 716 185 0.