Job Description :
Apex Oracle Developer

Working in our Horsham, Pa office to support the Operational Departments by developing, enhancing and maintaining Oracle APEX based applications that support the day-to-day management of work. This job will entail meeting with the appropriate business areas, understanding their needs, partnering with them to develop ideas/solutions and then implementing these solutions in the form of a web-based application. At times there may also be the need to work with the IT Department on larger projects.

Primary Responsibilities:

? Maintain and improve existing web-based applications by planning, creating, testing, and deploying.
? Produce high-quality applications that meet or exceed customer expectations and support business operations day-to-day needs by ensuring applications standards and best practices.
? Collaborate with Operational business areas to understand the needs and develop the best application to meet those needs while considering all applications holistically.
? Upon understanding the business needs, be proactive in suggesting ideas and solutions to gain the best efficiency in the applications
? Fully document the applications being designed
? Provide clear explanations and information
? Write PL/SQL stored procedures and test code
? Develop within Oracle Application Express (APEX) and SQL Developer
? Work with IT to upgrade existing APEX applications and Oracle server to newer versions by fully testing and making any necessary coding changes to support the new versions of APEX and Oracle


Internal Qualifications:

? Bachelor''s degree required; Master''s degree or equivalent experience preferred
? Expert skill level (7+ yrs) with Oracle''s Application Express framework (APEX) - certification is a plus
? Strong Oracle database development experience including SQL, PL/SQL, packages, procedures, functions, performance tuning, SQL Loader, etc.
? HTML, web application development, and GUI design experience
? Understand database access and security
? Understanding of software development lifecycle (SDLC) components and methodology
? Must be able to work independently and efficiently
? Excellent communication skills written and oral