We are looking for an experienced Senior Software Developer to join our in-house IT team. Farplants is one of the largest wholesale supplier of plants to the garden centre market, based near Chichester. We are a cooperative group of nurseries and grows over 11 million plants a year. Our finishing centre based in Barnham, is responsible for the distribution of plants throughout the UK.

Our in-house IT team design and develop solutions for all areas of our business; from supporting the growers within the co-op with stock applications, to enhancing order processing and improving efficiencies in our fast-paced dispatch centre. With millions of plants to sell and dispatch every year, we need innovative solutions to keep us growing. You will be involved in the full life-cycle of projects and will work on a varied range of tasks.

Core Skills:

  • SQL on MS SQL Server
  • C# .NET
  • JavaScript
  • Visual Studio
  • Microsoft IIS management

Desirable Skills:

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • PowerShell
  • Agile/Scrum working
  • Alpha Anywhere


  • 2 Degree or better in Computer Science + 2 years or more experience as a developer
  • Or 5+ years’ experience as a developer


  • Full time position
  • Based at Yapton Lane, free onsite parking
  • Possibility for working from home once established in the department
  • Possibility of extra hours for Out Of Hours support cover

Salary: Competitive

Department: IT

Permanent – Full Time

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