Id: 180623 Location: San DIego, CA Job Type: Contract Description:
The position requires strong Oracle database knowledge to work on a complex rule based multi-channel marketing campaign platform supporting Fortune 100 companies.
The position's purpose includes, but is not limited to:
Setup/configuration of the development environment
Analysis and design of new and enhanced features for the marketing platform as per business requirements
Communication with QA, product and production support teams etc. to deliver new or enhanced features and address issues/concerns
Development of features as per design provided
Assistance of Production Support team for troubleshooting issues
Development work for automation of operational tasks.
Support system patch or version upgrade
Assist with reporting tasks
Collaborate with developers, project managers, business analysts and business users in conceptualizing, estimating and developing new software applications and enhancements.
Assist in defining software development project plans, including scoping, scheduling, providing time estimates for programming tasks and implementation plans.
Assist in the definition, development, and documentation of software's objectives, business requirements, deliverables, and specifications in collaboration with internal users and departments.
Develop technical documentation to define the system components, development environment and implementation planning/strategies
Prepare and dispense work assignments, provide guidance, and/or review the work of other team members.
Collaborate with QA team to define test cases, metrics, and resolve questions about test results.
Recommend business process flow improvements and clearly communicate problem/resolution process to project management.
Administer full project documentation efforts in accordance with policy and procedure
Work with cross-functional teams during crisis to address and resolve complex incidents and problems in addition to assessment, analysis, and resolution of cross-functional issues.
Update/create Knowledge Base Articles and case studies as necessary. Assist in the creation and improvement of Knowledge Management
Developer with 5-7 years of experience required
Excellent skills in Oracle databases and PL/SQL.
Experience with Python scripting
Knowledge of database architecture and best practices for Oracle SQL and PL/SQL coding style and application tuning.
Experience designing and developing complex enterprise applications (ERP, CRM, etc.) on large Oracle databases using SDLC methodologies (agile, waterfall).
Experience in performance tuning, application monitoring and support of production applications with distributed teams.
Ability to work well within a team environment that includes geographically distributed team members.
Ability to work within tight deadlines and effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Strong communication skills (verbal and written) and an ability to communicate with internal and external customers and all levels of management, including communicating technical information to nontechnical audiences.
Experience with writing detailed technical specifications for developers; design, validate and execute software test plans.
Familiar with Application Development Life Cycle and be able to independently participate in each components.
Education: Master's in Computer Science or equivalent experience
Experience with Informatica or some other ETL tool.
Experience with Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Ability to diagnose and troubleshoot problems quickly to maintain operational stability.
Motivated to learn new applications and domain.
Team player with excellent interpersonal skills.