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DATE ADDED: Wed 28/08/2019

PHP Developer

Barton-upon-Humber, UK

JOB TYPE: Permanent

SALARY: £35000 - £45000/annum

PHP Developers - Retail and Compliance Teams - Wren Kitchens


Salary up to £45K with an excellent benefits package discussed below.

Wren need Developers who can solve complex business problems, building enterprise level software systems to support the wider business in all sorts of areas covering Customer Services, Manufacturing, Logistics, Retail and the public facing websites.

These particular Developers will join either the Retail or Compliance team. We are looking for applications from a range of Mid-level Developers and Senior Developers.

Skills you will be using will include:

The most up-to-date versions of PHP / Symfony
Doctrine ORM
AWS Auto Scaling

Key challenges for these teams at the moment are:

Building systems to provide the best solutions for retail staff to sell kitchens efficiently and smoothly:
Building out dashboards for KPI reporting
Significant API Development
Integration with iOS Applications
Generation of order packs for customers eg pulling out plan images, 3D renders, order details
Building systems to ensure kitchens are designed to work in real life with no issues down the line:
Guaranteeing kitchen designers are following due process
Ensuring no clashes with units in kitchen plans
Linking manufacturing capabilities to retail to ensure kitchens can be delivered as designed
Integration with iOS Applications

So you think you know Wren Kitchens? Think again!

We know that Wren Kitchens is the UK's number one kitchen retailer, but did you know they are Indeed's:

Number 2 Top-Rated Workplace in the UK, second only to Apple
Number 1 Top-Rated Retailer to work for

Did you know the scale of Wren Kitchens' family owned operation?

78 retail stores across the UK
In-house, multi-site manufacturing, logistics and installation functions
10 years trading with over 4000 employees
A commitment to 1200 new jobs as part of a £120million investment!

Did you know that Wren share their commercial success with their staff? Benefits include:

Bonus scheme
A free to use, fully equipped, onsite gym
2 subsidised canteens - one healthy, one…not so healthy
Free parking

Now you know about the wider business it's time to focus on technology!

It goes without saying that, as with most modern companies, IT is the enabler of everything that Wren Kitchens does, but did you know that all of these IT systems are built in-house by the 70 strong development team?

Did you know that the Wren Kitchen's team is on the cutting edge of technology, making the most of cutting edge tech including:

Doctrine ORM
AWS Auto Scaling
The most up-to-date versions of PHP / Symfony

This tech team are led by tech people; Developers who have been there and done it meaning they know what is possible and understand realistic timescales for pieces of work. They work to agile methodologies and the devs get solid documentation, pulled together by dedicated BAs and prioritised by technical PMs.

Wren is now looking to strengthen their in-house development teams by recruiting a number of Software Developers to reinforce the good work that has shaped these teams over the last couple of years and to provide the tech backup for the 1200 jobs that Wren is creating in their upcoming £120million expansion.

The successful PHP Developers will join at an exciting time for Wren Kitchens and will be pivotal in the success of Wren in the coming years. The development team are open, collaborative and genuinely forward thinking, encouraging ideas and input from the most junior of developers and expecting input on architectural decisions from those with more experience. If you want to solve big technical challenges and help bring along more junior developers whilst you are doing it then this is the role for you.

If this has piqued your interest and you want to find out more give me a call on (phone number removed) / (phone number removed) or send me an email to . All queries are guaranteed a personal response.

Interviews will be held to suit your circumstances. We are keen to hear from local people but will also consider applications from those living further afield who would be willing to relocate to the beautiful North Lincolnshire / Humberside area
Role: PHP Developer
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Barton-upon-Humber, Lincolnshire,

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