Senior Developer

Posted 13 May 2022
Job type Permanent
Contact NameChris Finch

Job description

To work within a development and support team to drive continual improvement in this businesses operations by specifying, developing and testing key improvements to processes and systems.

Summary of Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To carry out developments to agreed success criteria aligned with the business need
  • To follow AGILE sprint methodology under the steering of the Business Systems Manager
  • To represent Business Systems in project meetings and take on ownership of tasks
  • to stay up to date with latest technology, techniques and methods
  • conduct research from which you'll develop prototypes and proof of concepts
  • look for opportunities to use business systems across other functions in the business
  • stay curious and enthusiastic about using algorithms to solve problems and enthuse others to see the benefit of your work.
  • To act as a reporting analyst as and when required (shared with all of the team)


  • Able to identify with, and demonstrate affinity with  core values 
  • Analytical, lateral, and inquiring thinking style
  • Will lead from the front in a hands-on, practical manner
  • To align with and contribute to a small focussed team quickly
  • To have a deep sense of service and ownership

Specific abilities and competencies

  • Experience of using an Enterprise class ERP solution (IFS, SAP, Oracle or Dynamics) in a busy manufacturing or retail environment, IFS would be a distinct advantage.
  • Intermediate knowledge of Oracle PL\SQL and Basic knowledge of MS T-SQL
  • Full understanding of the use of REST and SOAP APIs
  • Able to manipulate data in Excel, using intermediate formulae skills
  • Task orientated, able to work to fixed deadlines and SLAs
  • Logically minded, likes to use data and evidence to support findings
  • Excellent communication and empathy skills
  • Strong service ethos
  • Excellent trouble shooting skills
  • Able to work independently and under pressure from time to time