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Oracle Developer - London

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Recruiter: BCT Resourcing
Listed on: 22nd October 2019
Location: London
Type: Contract
Start Date: 2019-10-22

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Oracle Database Developer - Contract
London

Our client is looking for a highly skilled Oracle/Database developer to an exciting and dynamic team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for delivering global data warehousing solutions and will ideally have experience working in the insurance sector.

Key Accountabilities

* Developing complex extract, load and transformation routines utilising both SQL and PLSQL to transform data from multiple sources to a single combined dimensional model.
* Identifying and resolving performance issues by reviewing existing SQL/PLSQL.
* Work closely with the data modelling team and Product Owners to understand and deliver data marts which meet the needs of the business for reporting and analytics
* Deliver quality code conforming to established coding standards and patterns
* Ensure adherence to architectural standards and best practices
* Pro-actively collaborate with data modellers, architects, data analysts and the QA team
* Complete peer lead code reviews, providing feedback and improvement suggestions
* Work within a dynamic, high performing Scaled Agile team.

Skills and Experience

* Extensive experience developing dimensional data marts through the development of complex data transformation routines in SQL and PLSQL
* Advanced standard and procedural SQL skills, including extract, transform and load processes and patterns
* Strong Agile (Scrum) experience
* Good knowledge of Kimball dimensional data modelling and data warehousing concepts
* Ability and willingness to work in a fast paced, unstructured environment on projects with high levels of uncertainty / ambiguity around requirements and minimal governance and control
* Experience working with very large datasets and data modelling techniques and tools
* Experience in performance tuning complex queries, and database optimisation with a good understanding of the Oracle optimiser
* Able to contribute to design/architecture activities and prepare code stubs for others
* Writing tidy, clear, and well commented code
* Good communication skills
* Able to work in a fast-paced environment and produce results quickly
* Experience working with an analytics function developing complex predictive models will also be beneficial.
* Good programming skills (Unix shell script, python, PERL etc.)