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Software Developer in Chester House, Epsom Ave, Handforth, Cheadle, Greater Manchester, SK9 3DF

The Groom Room at Pets at Home is looking for Apprentice Groomers to join our quickly expending Groom Room business.

Job description

Software Developer - 39 hours

Ref: 19302

Hours: Full-time

Contracted Hours: 39

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Chester House, Epsom Ave, Handforth, Cheadle, Greater Manchester, SK9 3DF


Pets at Home Group, the UK's leading pet care specialist, is seeking a skilled and motivated Software Engineer to join our Agile software development teams. As a Software Engineer, you will work on behalf of the Services development team, contributing to the delivery of Service implementations within our services layer.


  • Design and develop Service solutions within an Agile environment.
  • Maintain an appropriate level of documentation.
  • Define and develop automated unit tests to ensure software quality.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders and product management to define and enhance products under development.
  • Contribute to the agile software development lifecycle.

Experience Required:

  • Minimum 4 years of experience in software development using DotNet and/or DotNetCore.
  • Strong understanding of Service-oriented design, software development principles, and related technologies.
  • Knowledge of software/process/project lifecycles, with experience working in an Agile environment.
  • Familiarity with frameworks, patterns, and practices used in software development, preferably with C#.
  • Customer-oriented mindset with a focus on delivering outcomes.
  • Experience engaging with technical and non-technical stakeholders.

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience with Test-Driven Development (TDD), Continuous Integration (CI), and Continuous Delivery (CD).
  • Experience with cloud-native software implementations, particularly within an Azure environment.
  • Technical Skills:
  • .Net Core, C#, Web API, REST API, Azure, DevOps, Agile, TDD, Test-Driven Development, Unit Test, SOLID


  • In addition to a competitive base salary, we offer a strong benefits package, including:
  • 10% bonus potential
  • 28 days holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Pension Scheme
  • Discounted Healthcare options
  • Share options
  • Group Discounts
  • Other flexible benefits

Join Pets at Home Group today and be part of our mission to become the best pet care business in the world. You will have the opportunity to develop your career while making a meaningful impact on the lives of pets and their owners. Work in an inspiring and professional team that is dedicated to supporting pets and their owners in living happier lives together.

Our diversity and inclusion vision is that everyone is welcome and feels part of our group. If you think you’re a good match to what we are looking for, and you share our belief that together ‘we’re better with pets’, we’d like to hear from you, whatever your background or circumstances

Organisation: Pets at Home

Date Posted: 17-07-2023

Expiry Date: 29-08-2023

Extra information

Chester House, Epsom Ave, Handforth, Cheadle, Greater Manchester, SK9 3DF
Type of Contract
Graduate jobs
Profession type
Customer Service
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Cover Letter Required

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