Database Developer (PL/SQL, Postgres)


On Site
USD60 - USD75
Full Time
Contract - W2



Job Details

Title: Database Developer (PL/SQL, Postgres)
Location: Remote (PST)


The Database Developer will contribute to development efforts in the Database and Business Intelligence layers of our client s custom applications. This role requires an in-depth knowledge of prominent databases, data modelling, BI platforms, and expert level SQL and database programming skills. Ideal candidates will demonstrate commensurate experience and the ability to quickly grasp domain knowledge and requirements.

Primary Responsibilities

The Database Developer II is expected to:

Perform in a role that requires a deep technical knowledge of Web Applications and their underlying data layers and participate in database programming, data migration and analysis for projects with varying levels of complexity and organizational impact. As a representative of our client s IT Department, demonstrate courtesy and professionalism towards IT Department peers, co-workers and vendor partners.

Daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide cutting edge design prototypes and execute development tasks for applications and systems that are owned and supported by the client.
  • Work closely with internal and external stakeholders to implement solutions and resolve issues within acceptable levels of cost, stability, risk, and reliability.
  • Review and modify code to ensure adherence to standards and
  • Assist with managing source code, continuous integration, and deployment
  • Monitor, propose, and participate in executing updates for current technologies based on discovered vulnerabilities and value to projects.
  • Maintain documentation on database systems, architectures, and builds.
  • Support Project Management activities related to IT and general objectives.
  • Adhere to departmental policies and procedures.

Required Tools/Technologies/Environments

  • SQL (PL/SQL, PostgreSQL/T-SQL)
  • Linux and Windows OS
  • AWS /Azure/ Any Cloud Database services environments
  • Integrated Development Environments (IntelliJ IDEA/PgAdmin/SQL Server Management Studio)
  • Source versioning system (GIT/Subversion)
  • Trouble ticket reporting system (JIRA/IssueTrak or similar)

Job Specification and Skills

  • At least 2-3 years working in AWS environments
  • Ability to follow through with assigned projects independently
  • Proven experience in engineering and software architecture design
  • Bachelor s degree in computer science along with relevant experience
  • 7+years of experience in database programming with emphasis in:

    • SQL, PL/SQL as well as scripting languages
    • MS SQL Server

  • Postgres
  • Experience in reporting, analytics, and data visualization tools
  • Experience with GIT or Subversion
  • Strong organization, communication, and leadership skills
  • Self-motivated and adaptable
  • Excellent verbal, written, and customer service skills
  • Ability to prioritize work well
  • Ability to follow through with assigned tasks independently
  • Self-directed awareness of the latest technological trends in IT services and deliveries
  • Detail oriented and possess a passion for quality
  • Experience with organizational change management

Work Relationships

  • Reports to the Lead, Database and Business Intelligence
  • Frequent interactions with IT management and Department heads and our client s
  • Interact with the development team as a peer and mentor junior programmers in technical areas.
  • Daily communication with IT department personnel along with partners and

Location and Work Classification

This position is allocated for remote workers who reside in the United States (US).

Remote workers must be available during regular business hours for questions and collaboration with other teams. Regular business hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00 AM to 4:30 PM (Pacific Time). Required work hours will be determined based on assignment.

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