Oracle Developers PL / SQL & APEX

Bishop's Stortford
£50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
11 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Oracle Developers PL / SQL & APEX: Oracle Developers and Senior Oracle Developers are required to join a UK based company that provides data and financial clearing services for mobile operators world-wide. The company is growing with over 140 employees and offices in Europe, North Africa, Asia, India and the US. The role of an Oracle Developer is to analyse, design, implement, maintain and support systems development applications to requirements. There are currently at least two positions available, salary fully negotiable based on experience. The company's software is based on Web and Oracle technology and its main purpose consists in processing and distribution of roaming data, settlement of charges between the operators and providing business intelligence applications to customers. Key Tasks & Responsibilities: -Design and develop bespoke database components for new and existing systems and associated sub-components. -Provide thought leadership and dependable delivery skills in a fast-moving environment focused on rapid iteration and regular product updates. -Help shape the direction of both internal and external customer-facing products. -Liaise with internal stakeholders to understand business requirements and inform process to deliver functional specifications and estimates on required work to customers. -Work with the business users and business analysts to produce detailed technical designs for required systems development. -Develop software interfaces and specifications that clearly define interoperability with software delivered by other delivery teams. -Build and keep an up-to-date knowledge base of software systems including technical and end-user documentation. -Design and create unit test cases and make your code work seamlessly in a continuous integration environment. -Develop iteratively and test early on in the release cycle; report on task progress regularly; promptly raise risks and arrange for mitigation. -Comply with change control, source control and configuration management tools and practices. -Follow and promote software development best practices and maintain the highest quality of delivered software. -Provide 1st line support and troubleshooting when required. -Work in an agile delivery team working closely with Product Owners, Testers and Developers. -Experience working with UI design to ensure concepts can be tested with customers -Familiar with tools and methodologies such as Gherkin, Cucumber, Balsamiq, Selenium and others used to create and test functionality. -Excellent listening, negotiation and presentation skills with good verbal and written communications skills Technical Skills & Experience: -5 years Oracle database experience (essential). -2 years Oracle Application Express (APEX) Experience (essential). -Performance tuning (essential). -Strong understanding of database interactions with Web Services, SOAP, data access layer and queues (desirable). -Understanding of distributed systems and asynchronous processes (desirable). -Experience of automated testing of Oracle database packages, for example X-unit frame work (utPLSQL) (desirable). -Experience of development tools, for example PL/SQL Developer (desirable). This is a fantastic new opportunity for ambitious Oracle Developers and Senior Oracle Developers to join a fast growing global company. Stop commuting to London and enjoy a better quality of life Salary fully negotiable dependent on experience. Apply now for details This job was originally posted as