Oracle Applications Developer

iDirect - Herndon, VA3.3

Full-time
Overview
VT iDirect continues to fuel its engineering growth and seeks an innovative, creative Oracle Applications Developer who is ready for the challenges, responsibilities, and rewards that come with working in a high-energy, fast-paced environment. VT iDirect is dedicated to providing next generation solutions for broadband IP networking via satellite networks.

As the leading innovators in this new space, our diverse and talented team of Internet, satellite and telecommunications professionals continue to break new ground and create significant opportunities for the network operators, service providers, resellers, and the corporate networking professionals.

The Oracle Apps Developer provides in-house technical expertise in the design, development, coding, testing, and debugging of new software or significant enhancements to the Oracle echo system. This individual will be responsible for the ongoing operations and maintenance of the Oracle Enterprise Business Applications (EBS), Oracle Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud(EPBCS) and Oracle Fusion Middleware applications. This position is suited for a well‐rounded technical resource who is able to focus on driving business transformations, can effectively apply agile development methodologies and tools, manage complicated projects, and understand the needs of our end users.

We are looking for a highly motivated self-starter with strong written and oral communication skills. If you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment with the smartest team, and the very latest technology, then this is the job for you!

Responsibilities
Manages daily support & maintenance of Internal Oracle EBS, Oracle Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud, and Oracle Fusion Middleware instances

Conduct long-term improvement operations based on business needs

Ensures solutions provided are in compliance with policies and controls in place; works closely with the business units during audit periods

Interfaces with Oracle Support and external software vendors for product issue troubleshooting and resolution

Automates implementation change control from development sandboxes to production and across the development lifecycle

Ensures all necessary changes are documented, reviewed, tested, and approved before deployment

Supports and drives Oracle projects including; contribution to gathering business requirements, solution and technical design, test plan design, and end user test coordination, and deployment of new functionality

Partners with Business Applications Manager on all projects to ensure alignment of project timelines, other initiatives, etc.

Remains current on Oracle EBS and Fusion Middleware releases, features, best practices, applications, technologies and certifications

Manages and tracks work in Jira

Available to work outside core business hours when required

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
5+ years’ experience in any or several of the following areas:

Enterprise application development and support with Oracle EBS, Oracle Enterprise Planning and Budgeting Cloud (EPBCS), and Oracle Fusion Middleware
Experience supporting finance and operation end of month processing with strong understanding of the OM, INV, GL, AP, FA, CM, and AR Modules

Proficiency with tools used to support Oracle Applications development including, but not limited to, PL/SQL, SQL*Plus, Forms, Reports, Workflow, BI Publisher

Expert-level knowledge and experience with Web Services Design (strong knowledge: SOAP/REST, WSLDs, XSD, JSON, Java programming)

Building integrations within enterprise systems (MID Server, Oracle Fusion Middleware, .Net applications, web services, API’s, Open Interfaces, SQL stored Procedures)

Carrying out development and application improvements utilizing, Toad, JDeveloper, Eclipse, SQL Developer and Oracle Integration Cloud

Software programming languages (PL/SQL, SQL, Java, JavaScript, Perl, Groovy, PHP, Python)

Reporting tools (BI Publisher, Oracle FSG, Business Objects, Cognos, Oracle Report writer)

Good Understanding of ETL concepts and tools (PL/SQL, Oracle warehouse builder, SQL server integration services (SSIS), SOQL, and JQL)

Experience in customizing OA Framework applications/ADF

Experience with databases and SQL

CI/CD, Test-driven development (TDD) and continuous improvement

Must be highly organized, entrepreneurial in spirit, and possess the ability to self-manage and adapt to changes, delays, or unexpected shifts in priorities while maintaining focus and productivity in a fast-paced environment

Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Works well in teams and collaborative environments while maintaining a customer centric and personable demeanor

Experience working in an Agile and Lean environment

Additional knowledge or depth of experience in the following areas a plus:

Familiarity with AWS or other Cloud providers

Familiarity with Enterprise Applications (Jira, Sales Force & ServiceNow)

Experience with automated testing tools (Selenium, JMeter)

EDUCATION:
Bachelor’s Degree, or equivalent experience, in Computer Science, MIS, or similar area of study

Qualifications
As a global leader in IP-based satellite communications, we are the change agent, shaping the future of how the world connects. Our team is helping the world’s leading satellite operators and service providers capture the future through major innovation.

The most fulfilling work of your career is waiting for you at iDirect! Imagine your talent and energy paired with our vision and technical leadership: The sky is truly the limit!