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Dow Jones Sr Database Developer in Romania

Job Description:


OPIS, part of Dow Jones, is one of the world's most comprehensive sources for petroleum pricing and news information. OPIS provides real-time and historical spot, wholesale/rack and retail fuel prices for the refined products, renewable fuels, and natural gas and gas liquids (LPG) industries. At its core, OPIS uses a set of complex IT systems and tools, handling huge amounts of data in a reliable way, and providing customers with business applications to use this data as efficient as possible.


We are looking for a Database Developer that will design, develop and maintain database architecture and code initiatives supporting internal and third-party software solutions, delivering excellent products in scope and on time, and meeting current and long-term business needs for the business area. Participate in a team of motivated, driven, high-energy developers, building trust and confidence with team members and business stakeholders.

  • Work closely with project teams, bringing together development and database leads

  • Analyze business application requirements, identify concerns and develop action plans

  • Identify and promote process improvements related to database maintenance and data management

  • Maintain existing applications and troubleshoot

  • Train and mentor junior level DB developers


  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, related technical field, or equivalent experience

  • 4+ years database developer experience (SQL Server or equivalent)

  • Designed and developed modern, scalable, maintainable databases and data services

  • Strong knowledge of T-SQL, including troubleshooting and performance tuning

  • Understanding of modern Cloud architectures

  • Must speak and write in English fluently


  • Experience creating CI/CD pipelines in Azure DevOps

  • Experience working with AWS services (S3, Lambda, etc.) and NoSQL databases

  • Experience working with source control tools

  • Experience with load/stress/performance-testing, and database monitoring tools (like tools from SolarWinds or RedGate)


  • A continuous learner with strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • A team player, able to work with multiple teams, while also working independently

  • A strong communicator, whether written or oral

  • Driven to produce quality work in a timely manner

  • Able to work with considerable ambiguity; learning new and complex concepts quickly

  • Resourceful and driven

  • A great communicator, with strong project management skills, and superb attention to details

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Business Area: OPIS

Job Category: IT Development Group

Union Status:

Non-Union / A clear and likely Internal Candidate (Employee Only) has been identified

Req ID: 34432