Senior Oracle Developer

Milton Keynes, UK
18 Oct 2019
21 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
NHBC have an exciting new opportunity for an Oracle Developer to join their Milton Keynes team, in return you'll earn a competitive salary of £37,000- £43,500 per annum.

The Oracle Developeris responsible for analysis, design, development, implementation, maintenance and enhancement of NHBC internal web-based applications, to support key business processes.

As a Principal Developer, you'll report into the Development Manager and work within a core team. Analysing and documenting customer requirements for enhancements to existing systems as well as new systems, you'll also analyse, design and build, unit test and document new modules adhering to set departmental standards. You'll advise other members of the team/department on technical issues, provide consistently reliable estimates to their Manager as well as weekly progress updates, highlighting any issues as they occur.

You'll need to be able to work well under pressure and be adept at taking problems and seeing them through to resolution with minimal supervision. You should be an excellent communicator and very client focussed with strong interpersonal skills.

Essential skills to become our Oracle Developer

- Current and in-depth experience in software development using web based technologies, primarily, PL/SQL, SQL and Oracle Webforms 11g/12c, Oracle RDBMS 10g/11g/12c, Linux, Oracle Weblogic 11g/12c.

- Good knowledge and experience of Oracle database 10g/11g/12c

- Current experience in SQL, PL/SQL, SQL Tuning & performance optimisation.

- Proven experience of working on full project lifecycle using Waterfall and/or Agile SCRUM development methodologies.

Desirable skills to become our Oracle Developer:

- Experience of Oracle Apex/ords on Oracle 12c/18c.

- Oracle CDC, Talend ETL.

- Oracle Spatial.

- Knowledge of Web Technologies (Java/J2EE) and application servers.

The Benefits of becoming our Oracle Developer:

- £37,000 - £43,500 (depending on experience)

- Up to 6% bonus performance related bonus

- 25 days pa annual leave with additional days for long service

- Pension scheme accredited to Pension Mark Plus standards (up to 10.5% of salary employer contribution) with life assurance of 4 x salary

- Subsidised private medical insurance

- Cycle scheme, high street discounts and preferential gym rates

- Free onsite parking, subsidised restaurant and coffee shop

- Employee assistance programme.


Our purpose is to work with the house building industry to raise the standards of new homes and provide protection for homeowners. Homes are at the heart of all our lives and our colleagues are proud to be making a difference to improving the quality standards of new-build homes in the UK. Being an independent, non-profit distributing company with no shareholders means we can focus solely on our mission.

Always happy to talk flexible working

We encourage employees to work flexibly in different ways including home working, field working and both formal and informal flexible working arrangements. We don't promise we can offer you what you want, but we are always willing and happy to talk flexible working options. This can be discussed further during the interview process.

Diversity and Inclusion

NHBC is committed to equal opportunities for all. We are a signatory to the Armed Forces Covenant and the Women in Finance Charter. Our inclusive culture helps us to maintain competitive advantage as we aim to attract people from diverse backgrounds to complement our team. Underlying our overall commitment to equality is the fundamental belief in the right of all employees and customers to be treated with dignity and respect and to be guaranteed freedom from discrimination.

Our Values

Excellent - Proud and professional in all that we do
Connected - Collaborating, sharing and achieving success as a team
Human - Challenging, supporting and respecting each other
Progressive - Inspired by possibilities, learning and adapting

If you feel you are the right candidate for the role as our Oracle Developer then please click 'apply' now! We'd love to hear from you!

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