IT Specialist

Job Reference: WM – 2295

Location: Coventry

Salary: £Excellent

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

IT Specialist


  • You will be responsible for the daily management of the company intranet
  • Troubleshooting systems when required
  • You will continuously do Project work to improve systems and processes
  • You will work alongside other technicians who are responsible for the hardware / software packages / internet
  • Custom Report building (and changes) for management
  • Utilise Opensource effectively i.e., PHPEXCEL.
  • Working with our business systems (SAGE 1000 ERP, Autostore WMS, Epicor Mattec MRP)
  • The business is operated from pre-dominantly two sites warehousing and manufacturing using a bespoke Intranet built on PHP framework.

About You:

  • Good understanding of MSSQL and MySQL. phpMyAdmin
  • Object Oriented programming skills (PHP CSS, HTML, jQuery,) are essential
  • Working knowledge of Linux (CentOS 6 ideally)
  • Ability to work with legacy software as part of the day-to-day duties.
  • Previous experience with migrating legacy systems (custom EDI, extranets etc),
  • Exposure to managing and improving an intranet would be beneficial.
  • Exposure to the general principles of how a manufacturing business works would be beneficial
  • Ability to reverse engineer code to source data 

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

We receive a large number of applications for all of our positions – Therefore, if you have not received a response within 10 working days, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK