Location: Remote Working with required travel to Handforth Support Office
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.
About your role
As an Application Developer, you’ll be working on Pets at Home Apps that will transform the way in which we interact with our customers.
You’ll both design and develop Android Applications as well as Roadmapping Technology, understanding where improvements can be made and recommending suitable changes in practice.
Key responsibilities will include;
- Actively participating in the development of application solutions to business problems
- Where appropriate, producing re-usable components and services which can be used to develop further applications more efficiently
- Understanding the trends in Application Development technology
About your experience
You’ll be a great technical communicator with the ability to articulate solutions and desired outcomes. Being results driven and organised, you’ll also be forward thinking with a flexible approach to change and working effectively in a variety of situations
Key experience required includes:
- A good understanding of Android Software Development, the ecosystem and technologies in use
- Knowledge of frameworks, patterns and practices used to develop software for Android devices
- Experience of developing using Kotlin
- Customer-oriented approach and outcome focused
You’ll ideally have experience of TD, CI, CD and iOS development using Swift or Objective C.
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 grooming and vet services. Since 1991, we’ve been building a business around pets and their owners and we’ve set our sights on becoming the best pet care business in the world. Join us now and you can be part of that journey, developing your future as we develop ours. This is a place where you can take pride and passion in your work within an inspiring, professional team that’s focused on supporting pets and their owners to live happier lives together.
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.