Technical Architect

Posted 12 September by

What’s it like working here:

Our Technical Architects report into our awesome Chief Architect – one of the nicest guys you’ll ever meet and someone who really knows his stuff. Working with him and our tech leads, you'll help to create software solutions and be a pro at articulating those ideas to the technology teams.

  • We work in a collaborative, Agile team environment on a range of different projects from e-commerce websites, energy switching apps to SaaS enterprise solutions and tools.
  • Our Architects work closely with the tech leads of each team, helping to clearly communicate ideas and solutions.
  • Our architects can be involved in more than one product at a time.

Key Skills

Sounds good? You’ll do great here if you:

  • Produce high quality technical documentation.
  • Are the type to inspire technical innovation.
  • You 'do' Agile properly.
  • You’re an advocate of best-breed practices including test-driven design, code reviews, continuous integration…..
  • You’re a great communicator and can instinctively lead and inspire others.

  • We aren't corporate and don't wear suits.
  • We're backed by Dixons Carphone , a FTSE 75 company.
  • We promote flexible working.
  • Yearly bonus!
  • We're hands-off managers - we give you freedom.
  • Staff encouraged to stuff themselves with free fruit, velvet cake and takeaways...
  • ... But we have a subsidised gym membership to counter that (we also have a free onsite gym at Acton HQ)
  • Great team and company-wide events: Escape Rooms, Junkyard Golf, lunches....)

About Us

Want the environment of a start-up within a FTSE 75 company? Enjoy flexible working? Want to be led by hands-off management?

Chances are you’ve tried to change supplier for your television, phone, broadband or energy services before.

Did you have a memorable experience as a consumer? We’re here to make it a ‘yes’

We're a high growth technology and retail business. We develop deal comparison SaaS for triple play: TV, Phone and Broadband. It's a complex industry with over 5,000 products, each with several variants - we're here to offer customers the right option.

Right now, we’re in the midst of some big changes which we want you to be involved in, including:

  • Migration of our new and existing applications to AWS
  • Planning and building out our new Omni-channel integration
  • Working on the next release of our e-commerce platform

We were named as one of Europe's fastest growing technology businesses in the 2013 GP Bullhound Media Momentum Awards. We have been awarded the Sunday Times Tech Track 100 and the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 awards for the past three years in a row (2015, 2014 & 2013). In 2016 we were acquired by Dixons Carphone.

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