Become a cloud expert!

Interested in touching the clouds with us? Become a professional with our level-up program KICKSTART@STACKIT – in just 6 months!

On April 01, 22, our selection days for the next start date of the KICKTSTART program will start. We are looking forward to receiving your application until July 31, 2022 for the start in October 2022!

We’ll turn you into a cloud expert after you graduate. Secure your place in our KICKSTART @STACKIT program now and learn all about the latest developments and methods in cloud technologies. We look forward to seeing you!

Start: April 1 or October 1

What awaits you on our cloud

Our environment

A startup-like atmosphere with the backing of the Schwarz Group – here you can contribute your ideas directly.

Our program

You will go through four product teams that match your program orientation and will also gain insight into the entire STACKIT environment.

Our team

Your expert mentor and an agile team of more than 100 enthusiastic IT professionals are at your side.

Our promise

You’ll enjoy an attractive salary, 30 days of vacation, time flexibility, interesting tools for your own development, and much more.

Opportunities for you

You decide whether you want to be a Cloud Developer or Cloud Engineer!

Cloud Developer

…develops software to provide cloud services and creates the logic to operate highly available software.

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Cloud Engineer

…designs highly available cloud services through coordinated automated processes and improves their reliability and speed through further development.

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Establishing your program orientation influences your fields of activity during the KICKSTART program.

Your chance

KICKSTART @STACKIT lets you find out everything there is to know about our teams and how they work. You will also get the chance to put your know-how into practice.

Four long-term deployments with product teams

You will join each of the different product teams from our four cloud areas for six weeks:


  • Cloud Developer
  • Cloud Engineer

STACKIT Cloud Products

  • Cloud Developer
  • Cloud Engineer

STACKIT Customer Touchpoints & Core Platform

  • Cloud Developer
  • Cloud Engineer

Professional Service & Support

  • Cloud Engineer

Matching independent learning formats

At the same time as you are working in the product team, you will be completing online independent learning units that will help you expand and reinforce your knowledge.

Special days

These centrally organized onboarding days familiarize you with all the relevant interface areas that you as a cloud expert should have in your personal network.

This is what your deployment plan could look like:

Interest aroused?

Apply starting April 01 for a start in October 2022!

1. Application

Apply quickly and easily digitally. We look forward to learning more about you in your application.

2. Preselection

As soon as we’ve received your application, you’ll receive an email confirmation. Our recruiting team will liaise with the department to draw up a shortlist of candidates from the applications we receive.

3. Online assessment center

You will receive an invitation to our online assessment center. In addition to an online test, this also includes a video-based interview. Here we would like to learn more about you and your motivation.

4. Selection day

You’ll then be invited to one of our monthly selection days.
At this event, you’ll learn more about STACKIT and the program.
You’ll meet some colleagues from the department and get an opportunity to introduce yourself.
It is important to know: Have fun and don’t try to put on an act; just be your authentic self!

5. Selection and acceptance

If everything goes well – and if you’re keen to join us based on what you’ve seen – then we would love to welcome you to STACKIT. You’ll receive all the relevant information and documents about your job (by mail and email) – and then we can get started. 🙂

About us


As a solid unit with a start-up character within Schwarz IT, STACKIT offers colocation in the form of data center or rack space as well as Cloud infrastructure and platform services (IaaS and PaaS) in enterprise quality. STACKIT thus provides the technological basis for the digital transformation of the entire Schwarz Group, from which external companies will also benefit in the future.

The team currently consists of over 100 enthusiastic IT professionals who are working vigorously to make it possible for their company clients to digitalize quickly and easily.

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