Software Engineer Oracle

Job Title: Software Engineer Oracle
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Newport, Wales
Salary: £400 - £600 per day + Outside IR35
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH22035_1583425672
Contact Name: Zoe Latuszka
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 05, 2020 16:27

Job Description

Any questions before applying please call Zoe on 01173320836 otherwise we will be in touch.

Software Engineer


3-month contract (likely extension)

Outside IR35

Support and further enhancement and development of ONS in-house applications, utilising the Java and Oracle technical stack. In particular, this post will be working on a project to replace the statistical processing currently carried out by SAS in the CORD application with new functions developed in R.

Essential Skills

  • Extensive knowledge and demonstrable experience of software development and support utilising the Java technology stack
  • Extensive knowledge of object-oriented design patterns and Java industry standard approaches.
  • Demonstrable experience of application support and development utilising relational databases, ideally Oracle RDBMS
  • Demonstrable experience of implementation of Kafka and messaging system
  • Demonstrable experience of development best practice in relation to code quality analysis, unit and automated testing and continuous integration
  • Evidence of good communication skills, in person and in writing, and a willingness to share their skills and experience with the in-house support team
  • Evidence of an ability to participate effectively in a team environment and be able to work independently on their own initiative

Desirable Skills

  • Experience of software development and support utilising Agile techniques and principles.
  • Extensive knowledge and demonstrable experience of software development and support utilising python or R
  • Experience with one or more of the following tools/technologies: Eclipse IDE, Oracle SQL Developer, Toad, Ant, Maven, Jenkins, Sonar, Spring, Struts, WebLogic, Git, Jira, Confluence.