Contracted Hours: 39
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chester House, Epsom Ave, Handforth, Cheadle, Greater Manchester, SK9 3DF
C# .NET Core / Web API / Azure / Microservices / CI/CD / Agile / Containers / SQL/NoSQL
At Pets at Home Group we’re developing technology to transform pet care. Join us and work on amazing projects that will help shape, build and deliver our next-generation holistic pet care service. By joining us you’ll create new ways to support pets and their owners to live happier lives together.
We’re on the cusp of a transformation and open to fresh thinking. We’re giving you the opportunity to help define our systems from scratch. Our goal is fully personalised, customer experience that integrates retail and multi-channel services to deliver seamless service, but how we achieve that is down to you.
As a .Net Developer, you will work within the Integration and Services Development team to deliver Service implementations within the Pets at Homes services layer. You will design and develop services and API solutions to business problems and where appropriate produce re-usable components and services which can be used to develop further applications by producing and maintaining documentation for the software being built.
You will develop and maintain appropriate unit and integration testing suites using techniques such as TDD during the development lifecycle. You will work with product ownership team to help define and prioritise features for the product backlog and interact with 3rd party development teams and Pets at Home stakeholders to ensure efficient delivery of software components.
You will actively participate in all aspects of the agile software development lifecycle including: Agile Backlog Refinement and estimation (e.g. Planning Poker, Three Amigos), Sprint Planning, Software Development and Daily Standups, Sprint Showcases / Demos and Retrospectives.
The ideal candidate will have good communication skills with an ability to articulate technical designs and issues, be results driven, have an ability to plan and organise and be forward thinking with a flexible approach to change.
Key kills required:
- Understanding of Microservice Architecture
- C# .NET Core as a development language of choice
- Some knowledge of frameworks, patterns and practices used to develop software
- Understanding of cloud computing, ideally Azure
- Experience in unit testing
- Knowledge of Software / Process / Project lifecycles with an understanding of Agile working practices
- Customer-oriented approach and outcome focused
- Experience of engaging with technical and non-technical stakeholders
Far more than a retailer, Pets at Home Group is the UK’s leading pet care specialist, fulfilling every possible pet and owner need, from food and accessories to
We’re driven by the wellbeing of pets and we make sure we look after our people too. We depend on your commitment and innovation, and reward it with competitive pay and comprehensive benefits. Together we’ll create the future of pet care.
Organisation: Pets at Home
Date Posted: 26-03-2021
Expiry Date: 26-04-2021