Oracle Developer - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah 84058

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Review, analyze, and modify the programming systems including encoding, testing, debugging, and documenting programs to support an organization's Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) applications.
Maintain and support administrative systems and data within the Enterprise Resource Planning environment; occasionally under the direction of a Senior Oracle Developer.
Collaborate with departments, administrative and academic officers, and other public agencies to determine their current and future system needs.
Develop, administer, and maintain peripheral systems as necessary.
Essential Functions, Major Duties, and/or Accountabilities:
- Develops, modifies, and maintains web pages, source code, procedures, and functions using PL/SQL, WebTailor, Pro*C, HTML, CSS, and Pro*Cobol; recommending alterations or new modules to improve system efficiency and quality; participating in testing through test review and analysis
- Designs, develops, implements, and supports peripheral systems and/or software applications. Develops data extracts from and feed data extracts into administrative and peripheral systems. Ensures that new routines and software can be completely integrated into the ERP system
- Diagnoses data integrity problems including duplicate PIDMs and data cleansing, and develop solutions. Administers, maintains, develops, and implements policies and procedures for ensuring the security and integrity of the company database
- Maintains and develops on-line and batch application programs. Works with project members to develop specifications, diagrams, and flowchart. Identify data sources, provide data flow diagrams, and document the process
- Represents institution at various meetings with state agencies, or customer groups regarding administrative systems
- Reviews, analyzes, and evaluates business systems, technology systems operations, and customer needs.
- Consults and collaborates with customers on a timely basis regarding expected time of completion, system status; and project objectives; analysis of business requirements to determine customer solutions, create specifications, forecast future needs, and provide documentation; conducting training as necessary
- Writes detailed descriptions of customer needs, program functions, and steps required to develop or modify computer programs
- Keeps current with industry standards and trends by attending training and conferences; reading technical material; and corresponding with other professionals through the use of list serves, networks, and bulletin boards.  

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor's degree in a related field; OR an associate's degree and two years of experience related to the summary of duties; OR any combination of education and/or experience related to the summary of duties totaling four years.  

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

(1) Demonstrate a working knowledge of Oracle programming (i.e., SQL, PL/SQL), by receiving an Oracle Certified Associate (OCA) certification within one year of the hire date for this position.
(2) Demonstrate a working knowledge of computer programming (i.e., Oracle Forms and Reports, Unix/Solaris), Banner, report writing and documentation while relying on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job;
(3) Knowledge and familiarity with standard concepts, practices, and procedures pertaining to data structures, data manipulation, and implementation of software;
(4) Ability to exercise effective interpersonal, problem solving, team oriented, and decision-making skills where a certain degree of creativity and latitude is required;
(5) Ability to think logically, resolve problems, identify tasks, and develop modular programming steps working under immediate supervision;
(6) Ability to handle multiple priorities and requests from all campus departments and computer customers performing a variety of tasks;
(7) Additional preferred skills: Crystal Reports, Evisions, Excel spreadsheets, TOAD, WebFOCUS, WebTailor, and Workflow. A working knowledge of EDW, ODS, Pro*C, Luminis, or Pro*Cobol is helpful.  

Special Instructions to Applicants

- To be considered an applicant for employment you must apply online through the UVU.Jobs website.
- To receive full consideration for post-secondary education, please submit copies of transcripts or diploma of highest degree earned. Transcripts do not have to be official copies.
- To be considered in the first screening, the online application and required application documents (see below) must be submitted by the screening or closing date.
- Our system can only accept supplemental documents (such as cover letters or transcripts) in PDF or Word format. The file size of documents must be less than 2MB. It is strongly recommended that you take documents that are not in an electronic form and scan them into a separate black and white PDF file so you can attach them electronically to the online application. You can get help with this at a local copy center if needed.
- Any offer of employment will be contingent upon the results of a background check, which includes a criminal records check. A criminal conviction is not necessarily a bar to employment.
- Application materials become the property of UVU.
- For questions contact Human Resources at  

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Associate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 11/26/2012