Senior Oracle Developer (Home Based)

Senior Oracle Developer


Existing & Valid SC Security Clearance Essential (Used within the last 12 months)

Contract; 6 months initially

Location; Home based with occasional visits to Plymouth office when required

Rate; £45-55 per hour


Techniche are working closely with a Technology and IT organisation based in Plymouth.


We are supporting them with appointing a Senior Oracle Developer for a long term contract assignment supporting highly regulated government IT projects.


Experience Required:

• 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.


Desirable Experience (Not essential):

• 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

Role Responsibilities:

  • 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.