Senior Oracle Applications Developer

Sherwin-Williams
Job Overview

Bolton, United Kingdom | Sheffield, United Kingdom | Witney, United Kingdom

The Senior Oracle Applications Develop’s role is to partner with customers, functional business analysts and other team members in driving appropriate design and implementation of technical solutions to meet desired business requirements. Design, develop, test, analyse, and maintain the Oracle E-Business Suite Applications within the application in support of the business function. The developer will also research, design, document, and modify software specifications throughout the production life cycle in accordance with the business goals and organisational architectural standards.

Responsibilities:

Strategy & Planning:

  • Collaborate with business analysts, business users and other developers in conceptualisation and development of new technical objects within the Oracle applications environment
  • Analyse and assess existing procedures to allow the application to respond to business changes
  • Analyse and plan Oracle release upgrades

Acquisition & Deployment:

  • Develop complex technical objects in accordance with the technical development standards and best practices
  • Mitigate significant risks associated with projects, which have a high technical complexity and/or involve significant challenges to the business
  • Create and resolve Service Requests in collaboration with Oracle Support
  • Provide generalised production technical support

Operational Management:

  • Design, develop, deploy, test and maintain technical objects that exist in Oracle applications production environment e.g. reports, interfaces, conversions and custom applications extensions
  • Create process flows, high level functional and detailed technical design specifications from business requirements
  • Provide customer support for business critical application problems and issues
  • Assist with testing and deployment of Release Update Pack and other module upgrades to keep application release level current
  • Coordinate work efforts with the DBA and middleware teams for application change controls and system performance issues
  • Provide support to System Administrators relating to custom responsibilities, security profiles, menus, and user account provisioning
  • Partner with business analysts and application super users to successfully complete projects

Requirements:

  • Experience in multiple IT related positions of increasing responsibility
  • Experience in multiple ERP application implementations and support efforts in positions of increasing responsibility
  • Proven experience in 2 or more ERP modules including those in the Quote to Cash, Demand to Build, Procure to Pay, Accounting to Financial Reports or Warehouse Management
  • Proven development expertise and experience in the Oracle Database system including skills in Oracle SQL, Oracle PL/SQL, and Oracle SQL Loader
  • Must be well versed with data models and interfaces for applicable ERP modules
  • Knowledge and familiarity with 2 or more of the following tools: Linux/Unix Shell Scripting, Oracle Workflow Builder, Oracle Approvals Management (AME), Oracle Forms (or other equivalent), Oracle Reports/Oracle BI Publisher (or other equivalent), Oracle Alerts, Oracle Application Framework, Oracle Application Development Framework (ADF), Java
  • Effective communicator in one or more European languages
  • Conversational English required

Preferred:

  • Reporting and Business Intelligence experience with Oracle Discoverer and Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition
  • Experience with event-driven enterprise architecture with Oracle SOA Suite and Oracle Application Integration Architecture (AIA)
  • Experience with ETL/ELT development with Oracle Data Integrator (ODI) or other packages
  • Expertise with database integrated development environments such as Quest TOAD, Oracle SQL Developer, All Around Automations PL/SQL Developer
  • Experience in Java development
  • Experience in Enterprise Scheduling with BMC Control-M
  • Experience in working with version control software configuration management tools including Subversion, CVS, HP Project and Portfolio Management (PPM)
  • Oracle Certification

Job Detail
  • SalaryTBC
  • ExperienceSee requirements
  • QualificationsBachelor degree or foreign equivalent in related field or equivalent experience