This position is responsible for technical designs and coding for new functionality and improved performance within the RSS Provisioning team. RSS supports the VZW Wholesale and LRA Business Channels by providing Billing, Provisioning, and Care services for almost 10M lines. Provisioning and Care applications provide UI and API interfaces for over 50M transactions and services monthly. These transactions include activations, rate plan changes, and inquiries among other services.
The candidate must possess excellent programming and design skills in PL/SQL, and have strong knowledge of coding conventions and Systems Development Life Cycle methods such as Agile and Waterfall. The candidate must demonstrate leadership skills and have a strong adherence to standards and procedures.
The incumbent designs advanced systems by researching and evaluating complex business systems to develop detailed understanding of user needs. Designs, implements, analyzes, and modifies systems for various applications. Works with users to define system requirements and creates resolution. Regularly leads small to medium size projects and provides guidance to staff members.
Works as a team member on large, highly complex technical/programming projects under minimal direction of senior staff and management.
Regularly leads small to medium size projects, performs project management activities such as planning, sizing, configuration and scheduling activities. Develops solutions and makes decisions that impact projects and staff members.
Performs analysis, writes program specifications and develops designs for medium to large size projects OR performs analysis, resolves problems and monitors to proactively prevent problems from occurring.
Evaluates options for meeting user needs, and ensures that system requirements are identified, prioritized and incorporated in an effective, efficient manner.
Troubleshoots complex development and production application problems and provides technical and production support on an on-call basis.
Performs technical evaluation of products.
Primary Technical Skill Set(s): Must Have
Exposure to but not required:
- Hands-on experience building and deploying Oralce applications
- Custom developed solutions using Oracle 10g or 11G
- Relational database and SQL development experience
- Excellent PL/SQL skills
- Excellent SQL tuning skills
- Unix AIX /HP-UX 11/Sun - At least one of these three or a comparable competitor is acceptable
- Korn Shell exposure/experience (ksh, csh, bash, sh)
- Experience with PL/SQL Developer/Toad/SQL Navigator - At least one of these three or a comparable competitor is acceptable
- Oracle Sqlplus, Sqlldr, and external tables exposure/experience
- Experience with a Source Control tool (Sub Version) - At least one of these or a comparable competitor is acceptable
Bachelor degree in Computer Science/Information Systems
- Some Perl/Python/Jython exposure/experience
- Some Unix Shell Scripting exposure/experience
4+ years of relevant experience.
Strong knowledge of methodology, tools, standards and procedures.
Subject matter expertise and strong business knowledge.
Excellent technical/analytical skills (e.g., systems design) and/or strong programming and design skills.
Working knowledge of project management concepts
In depth knowledge of information systems concepts.
Excellent interpersonal skills
Strong decision-making and leadership abilities
Strong organizational and problem solving abilities
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent Technical (e.g., systems design) and analytical skills
Full development lifecycle experience: requirements, design, build, test, deploy
Equal Employment Opportunity
- Strong communication and analysis skills
We are an equal opportunity employer m/f/d/v.
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