Oracle Developer

  • Metro Bank
  • London, UK
  • Mar 24, 2020
Full time Data

Job Description

Are you an Oracle guru? Are you comfortable translating technical requirements into non-technical language? Are you customer fixated, and do you want to work for a Bank that puts customers first? If yes, then we may have the role for you!
Our Oracle Development team is responsible for development across the Oracle estate, they work with other applications and platform development teams to deliver amazing solutions as part of our change programme. Our Oracle Developer will be integral to the success of the team, and will take responsibility for making and maintaining fantastic data integrations and data API’s.
So what would you be doing?...
• Translating technical requirements into solutions • Looking after and developing our data services suite • Using Oracle SQL Developer to design and develop changes to meet project deadlines • Embedding quality controls and processes within your team • Driving continuous improvement within your team • Interacting with colleagues at all levels across the Bank – including Change and IT
You need to be this kind of person…
• Passionate about providing unparalleled levels of service and convenience for customers• Prepared to stick at something – we get nervous if someone has jumped from job to job as we want people who are prepared to learn and grow • Able to work and learn quickly in a fast paced, fun and dynamic environment• Care about doing a great job and exceeding expectations with the quality of what you do
And... we are a bank so risk is a part of everything we do. We love people who take responsibility, do the right thing for customers, colleagues and Metro Bank and have the courage to call out any concerns.
We always support colleagues to develop their skills. But to be successful in this job you really do need to already be able to do most of these wonderful things...
• Understand the risks associated with your job and what that means for you, Metro Bank and all our stakeholders• Naturally you will have some experience with Oracle Development (11g or 12c) with an expert understanding of Oracle packages and procedures• In order to exceed in this role, you will have an understanding of Oracle XMLTable and XMLExtract functions and XML data structures and a good understanding of Oracle BLOBs, CLOBs, and XMLTypes• It would be fantastic if you have some experience with Kafka, and Golden Gate• Data Warehouse knowledge would be advantageous• Exposure and understanding of writing secure code a real bonus• Knowledge of Oracle Data Integrator (ODI) ELT suite would be helpful but not essential

Diverse teams really are the best teams. We know that candidates (especially women, research tells us) may be put off applying for a job unless they can tick every box.  We also know that ‘normal’ office hours aren’t always doable, and while we can’t accommodate every flexible working request we are happy to be asked.  So if you are excited about working with us and think you can do much of what we are looking for but aren’t sure if you are 100% there yet… why not give it a whirl? Please note that sometimes we may close a job earlier for applications if we are inundated with amazing candidates.. Good luck!