SPAR ICS is the dynamic IT service partner of the SPAR Austria group – a Central European retailer. It provides IT solutions for the business units SPAR, Hervis and SES for seven countries (Northern Italy, Slovenia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Croatia, Romania, Bavaria, and Switzerland).
(source: https://www.spar-ics.com/en_US/company.html; retrieved August 21, 2018)
I worked at SPAR for almost three years – primarily as a software architect with a focus on mobile applications.
Below, you’ll find a comprehensive list of my activities and responsibilities during my time at the company.
Software Architect (Mobile Apps)
Planning and designing of software solutions and products
Consulting of business departments regarding mobile apps
Introduction of standardized processes for mobile applications
(development processes, configuration management, build automation, deployment processes)
Development of B2E apps & backend applications
3rd level support
Coordination of external partners & agencies
Technology Manager in software projects
Coaching and supervision of trainees
Innovation & Digital Transformation
Member of the SPAR Digital Innovation Forum
(Interdisciplinary team of IT professionals and experts from the business departments)
Member of the SPAR ICS Google Pioneers
(Google Cloud Platform; Strategic partnership with Google)
Development and presentation of prototypes on innovative topics
(Chatbots, Voice Interfaces, Cloud Native Applications, Progressive Web Apps, Machine Learning APIs)