Oracle Developer

Location; Work From Home

Salary; £35k - £40k + Benefits

Our client is an award-winning software and managed service business, providing large scale financial and data services worldwide.

The role:

The role of the Oracle Developer is to analyse, design, implement, maintain, and support systems development applications to requirements. Also, writing technical software design specifications and communicate to other team members with technical problems. And will also be supporting a live production system. This is a very exciting role working for a growing company with a great future to look forward to.

Main responsibilities:

Development and Improvement of System

  • Design and develop bespoke database components for new and existing systems and associated sub-components.

  • 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 the release cycle; report on task progress regularly; promptly raise risks and arrange for mitigation

Report to Leadership & Support Users

  • 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 our 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.

  • 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 which is done promptly and until the matter is satisfactorily resolved.

Key Skills:

  • Commercial experience with the Oracle database & proven Oracle development skill set (5 years+)

  • 5+ years Oracle database experience, 2+ years Oracle Application Express (APEX) experience

  • Highly motivated team player required to work within a small team environment with minimal supervision

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Able to write technical software design specifications and communicate to other members of staff with technical problems when required

  • Ability to perform support of a live production system

  • Proactive in suggesting software enhancements:

  • Proven history of following good design principles, including scalability and robustness

  • Thorough and accurate documentation and commentary of all software changes to assist in future maintenance and for auditing purposes

  • Experienced in application life cycle practices

  • Attention to detail, precise and persistent

If you are interested in this vacancy and believe you have the necessary skills and experience to be successful, please send your CV to or call 01865 257 455