North America-United States-Virginia-Richmond
Please note: This position is located in Richmond, VA
Working with some direction, this position will provide systems analysis, design, development, testing and support for small to medium information systems. Responsibilities include systems analysis, design and development. Participate in requirement gathering with business groups. Provide support for existing systems and technologies. Ensure all activities are performed with quality and compliance. Provide first line of application support during and after deployment.
Candidate must have experience with Oracle SQL/PLSQL, and Oracle Forms. Java, JDeveloper, and BI publisher experience a plus.
Education and Experience:
Requires 4-yr degree in Computer Science or related area
2-4 years experience in applications/systems development
Or equivalent combination of education, training and experience that provide the individual with the required knowledge, skills, and abilities
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Client focused approach with strong interpersonal skills
Must be able to multi task and pay close attention to detail
Solid knowledge of basic object oriented programming languages and principles
Must have solid knowledge of Oracle Developer Suite, SQL, and PL/SQL
Solid knowledge of basic relational database technologies and platforms
Strong logic and problem solving skills
Knowledge of Java preferred
Knowledge of .Net and Visual Basic a plus
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