Senior Business System Developer – Oracle

Location: Northeast of Pittsburgh, PA

Job Type: Contract


  • Apply technical knowledge to develop / ensure that the developed solution performs efficiently and that customers are satisfied with developed solution.
  • Works with customers and functional staff in the resolution of software problems and respond to suggestions for software modifications or enhancements.
  • Provides technical guidance to offshore development team.
  • Evaluates and recommends changes to development standards. Evaluates and recommends changes to established methods to achieve departmental / BU objectives.
  • Provides technical consulting on complex projects.
  • Adhere to processes within the Business System environment to ensure sustainable compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley requirements.

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer science or related degree
  • 5+ years of experience in software programming or application development.
  • 3+ years of experience in implementing and / or upgrading Oracle E-Business Suite or R12, specifically Oracle Manufacturing/Planning applications.
  • Significant experience working with Oracle 10g/11g databases and development tools such as PL/SQL, SQL, Forms 10g /11g, Reports 10g/11g,Oracle Application Framework (OAF), Oracle Workflow, Discoverer and BI / XML Publisher
  • Ideally will have some functional implementation experience in the core Oracle Manufacturing modules (WIP, INV, BOM, OM, PO, MRP, ENG)
  • Some experience in Oracle Application Express (APEX), Oracle Application Development Framework (ADF) and development of java based SOA applications, preferably utilizing JDeveloper to extend OAF pages
  • Functional understanding of order to cash, procure to pay and MRP Planning process flows is desirable. Should be able to relate process flows to data model and structures.
  • Any experience Oracle Discoverer and Oracle Business Intelligence tools and underlying data modeling is a plus.
  • Extensive interaction with the user community — both in terms of requirements analysis/gathering and post implementation support
  • Advanced knowledge of application design principles, practices, systems development and analysis
  • Thorough understanding of the software development life cycle
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills that non-technical end users can understand
  • Ability to build positive and professional business relationships with internal and external clients.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain government security clearance (DoD)
  • Due to the nature of this the work, applicants must be a sole US Citizen
  • Oracle E-Business Suite, Manufacturing/Planning modules –R12.1.3
  • Oracle Forms, Reports 10g or 11g
  • Oracle — SQL, PL/SQL
  • Oracle Application Express
  • Oracle Application Framework Personalization and Extension
  • Oracle JDeveloper
  • Oracle Workflow
  • Oracle Business Intelligence & Oracle Discoverer
  • XML / BI Publisher
  • Programming in AIX, Unix, Linux environments