Oracle Database Developer


RemoteWork from homeTaylor, TX
Depends on Experience
Contract - W2Contract - 12 Month(s)


DirectHands-on experience as an Oracle PL/SQL developer in AnalysisDesignDevelopment and Testing of Business Applications.Experience in writing stored ProceduresPL/SQL PackagesTriggersfunctions using various oracle utilities to implement the business logic.5+ years Oracle database developer experience required.

Job Details

Summary of Responsibilities

Write code and programs for application software. Designs, codes, tests, implements, maintains and supports applications software. Works with customers, business analysts, and team members to understand business requirements that drive the analysis and design of technical solutions. Ensures that products and solutions comply with the organization’s architectural and coding standards. Involved in the full systems life cycle of software development.

  • Write design documentation for major efforts.
  • Develop code and support code changes related to defects and new requirements.
  • Conduct and document unit tests.
  • Complete and submit migration control documentation.
  • Support Integration Testing and deployments.
  • Provide impact analysis and estimates for changes requested by the Market.
  • Assisting with additional Commercial Services needs as assigned.


Job Competencies

  • Self-starter and capable of taking ownership of issues.
  • Team-player with an ability to work collaboratively with other team members.
  • Able to interact with customer to refine draft requirements to well-understood and executable final requirements
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Motivated to take on other development tasks (not limited to job duties or technical skills listed in this job description) per needs of business customers and development manager.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required.


Work Experience

  • Minimum five (5) years (in excess of degree requirements stated above) of progressively responsible information technology experience in developing, supporting, problem-solving/troubleshooting software applications and hardware products.


Functional/Technical Skills

  • Prior experience as a developer in Electric or other utility industry preferred.
  • Prior experience designing and developing database applications from the ground up highly preferred.
  • 5+ years Oracle database developer experience required.
  • 2+ years as a Java developer preferred.
  • 2+ years as a developer with Perl preferred.
  • Direct, Hands-on experience as an Oracle PL/SQL developer in Analysis, Design, Development and Testing of Business Applications.
  • Experience in writing stored Procedures, PL/SQL Packages, Triggers, functions using various oracle utilities to implement the business logic.
  • Experience in creating and maintaining Database objects like Tables, Indexes, Views, Synonyms, Object types and Collections.
  • Experience in Performance Tuning & Optimization of SQL statements and PL/SQL packages/stored procedures.
  • Extensively used joins and sub-queries for complex queries, where multiple tables are involved.
  • Strong Background in implementation of RDBMS and OOPS concepts.
  • Experience working with very large datasets on the order of several million rows/table preferred.
  • Prior experience as a Lodestar developer is a plus.
  • Prior experience as a SAS developer is a plus.