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Dow Jones Database Developer, OPIS in United States

Job Description:

About Us

OPIS, a Dow Jones company, 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.

Database Developer

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

  • Be part of an Agile team, using company’s latest software development life-cycle working closely with team members from Romania and US

  • Maintain the existing legacy applications

  • Conduct SQL Code Reviews

  • Train and mentor junior level DB developers

  • Track down and resolve bugs

ABOUT YOU

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

  • Minimum of 3 years database developer experience (SQL Server or equivalent)

  • Understanding of modern Cloud architectures

  • Ability to create and maintain database objects

  • Ability to write SQL queries and statements to explore source data and data issues

  • Experience identifying and resolving performance related issues

  • Experience working with code under source control (git, TFS)

  • Creating automation of manual tasks

  • Must speak and write in English fluently

Nice to have:

  • Experience being part of a continuous integration and deployment process

  • Experience with PostgreSQL

  • Experience with NoSQL databases


Inclusion and diversity are critical to the success of Dow Jones, and we actively encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected category. For more information on the many ways in which we enthusiastically support inclusion and diversity efforts for both candidates and employees.


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Business Area: OPIS

Job Category: IT Development Group

Req ID: 30950

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