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Oracle Developer

  • Location: Portsmouth
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 5 months ago

  • Sector: Defence
  • Contact: Tim Millbank
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: 2022-03-14
  • Expiry Date: 02 September 2022
  • Job Ref: 1040242

NRL are on the lookout for 2x SC CLEARED Oracle Developers, based out of Lakeside, Portsmouth (some work can be done remotely). Must be UK National due to the nature of the contract. 

Oracle Forms, PL/SQL and ideally APEX

  • You will be responsible for developing and maintaining new and existing Oracle based applications, working with SQL and Oracle PLSQL, Oracle Forms, Oracle Reports, Apex and Formspider.
  • You should be confident at highlighting issues, providing estimates and delivering progress reports to project managers and your team leader.
  • You will work with the team and follow the established quality process and coding standards.
  • You will be joining an established team responsible for delivering Oracle services to meet customer requirements and departmental standards.
  • You will also be responsible for providing technical help/mentoring and product knowledge where needed to junior members of staff.
  • To be successful in this role you need to have an analytical mind, natural fault finding ability, pay close attention to detail, with deep experience in software development.
  • You should be comfortable working with a range of people from the business including solutions analysts, developers, testers, project managers and product owners.
  • An appreciation of the core business areas would also be an advantage.
  • A methodical approach to problem solving and demonstrate close attention to detail.
  • Good interpersonal skills, comfortable working in teams.
  • Self-motivated, always keen to deliver effective results and see an issue through to resolution.
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills with both technical and non-technical colleagues.
  • Strong experience of Oracle SQL.
  • Strong experience of Oracle PLSQL.
  • Powershell/bash scripting.
  • Experience with working with XML/JSON files
  • Developing Oracle RESTful Web Services - ORDS.
  • Strong understanding and exposure to Object Oriented practices and principles with IOC experience.
  • Relational databases - strong Oracle Database skills.
  • Knowledge and experience of software development life cycle and approaches.
  • Knowledge and experience of Agile (scrum/Kanban) methodologies and practices.
  • HTML, JavaScript, jQuery
  • Bootstrap 4, CSS.
  • Unit testing experience.
  • Experience with TFS Azure DevOps 2019, Build and Release Pipelines.
  • Knowledge of ERP systems (IFS)
  • Experience with continuous integration and deployment.
  • Microsoft SQL Server - T-SQL, SSIS, SSRS