Job Description :
Oracle Database Developer
Merrimack, NH
Rate: $57/hr on w2 without benefits
Duration - 6 month increments

Description:
The database developer’s primary responsibilities will include:
Ownership of quant and risk databases on Oracle central data warehouse/ datamart.
Work 1:1 with Quant Analysts to support with strategic projects such as Cross Asset Risk Platform, Factor products, Index products as well as with their requirements for quick data sets, data analysis & information representation.
Helping design, develop & validate tools for Investment Professionals. Support & maintain existing functionality & tools.
Support the needs of our investment professionals and senior management in the areas of custom tools development, data analysis & information representation
Analyze / test and work with DBA’s in moving off on-prem Exadata Oracle to new Oracle Data Environment on AWS
Focus on process to improve efficiency, present innovative recommendations and implement resolutions across the team.
Gather and understand internal client reporting requirements and translate into technical implementation and related documentation.

Skills and Knowledge
Extensive experience with Oracle and PL/SQL
Financial systems knowledge - preferably portfolio management & risk
Logical data modeling and relational database design experience
Data movement and ETL experience (Informatica)
Autosys or a scheduling tool.
Comfortable with multiple database concepts, i.e. RDBMS, OODB, ODS, Warehouse, Cloud AWS
Work with minimal supervision directly with investment professionals
Strategic thinking skills
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Strong client focus and results orientation
UNIX Shell scripting experience is a plus

Education and Experience
BS or MS in Computer Science or related degree, or equivalent experience
Experience in Fixed Income, Equity or broader asset allocation
Experience in dealing with market data providers, i.e. Morningstar, Factset, is a plus
Experience with Risk vendors / models – Barra, BarraOne, Northfield etc. is a plus
Experience in AWS and related data technologies is a plus.
Experience with advanced analytical SQL is a plus
Progress towards CFA a plus
Experience in data acquisition/mining, model and application development in a quantitative research environment is a plus.

Special Instructions:
Candidate will be working on a new product – Common Risk platform.
Looking for candidate with strong Oracle, PL/SQL, Informatica experience.