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. We deliver award-winning news, market intelligence and transparency to the entire refined energy marketplace and companies looking to go carbon neutral. 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 efficiently as possible.
About the Role:
We are looking for a Lead 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 an agile team of motivated, driven, high-energy developers, building trust and confidence with team members and business stakeholders.
As an experienced and solution-oriented Lead Database Developer your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: working with our product teams to provide timely, effective and performant solutions; contributing to the design of scalable data solutions, including the development of automated pipelines; implementing and/or maintaining database systems to ensure the availability and consistent performance of our application suite; understand and define business data requirements and identify data needs and data sources to create scalable data architecture and support enhancements, new product and implementation.
You Have :
Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, related technical field, or equivalent experience
4+ years database developer experience (SQL Server, PostgreSql, or equivalent)
Ability to create data models for the integration of multiple systems
Ability to create and maintain stored procedures
Ability to write SQL queries and statements to explore source data and data issues
Must speak and write in English fluently; Effective communicator
A strong analytical thinker with a love for planning and organization who can manage competing demands with minimal supervision
A self-starter with a never-ending curiosity to learn and solve problems
A critical thinker, with mad problem-solving skills
A team player with great interpersonal and communication skills
A structured developer, with good time-management skills
If these things strike a chord with you, we should talk.
We’d also love to hear about your experiences with any of the following:
Degrees, Certifications, and/or awards/recognition that you have achieved
Knowledge of SDLC, Agile methodology and/or SCRUM
Experience working with scripts under source control (Git/TFVC/Mercurial/Svn/etc)
Experience being part of a continuous integration and deployment process
Experience using database monitoring tools (like tools from SolarWinds or RedGate)
Comprehensive Healthcare Plans
Paid Time Off
Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Plans
Paid Maternity and Paternity Leave
Family Care Benefits
Commuter Transit Program
Employee Referral Program
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Business Area: OPIS
Job Category: Software Product Engineering
Pay Range: $50,000 - $180,000
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Pay-for-performance is a key element in our strategy to attract, engage, and motivate talented people to do their best work. Similarly to salary, for bonus eligible roles, targets are set based on a variety of factors including competitive market practice.
For benefits eligible roles, in addition to cash compensation, the company provides a comprehensive and highly competitive benefits package, with a variety of physical health, retirement and savings, caregiving, emotional wellbeing, transportation, and other benefits, including "elective" benefits employees may select to best fit the needs and personal situations of our diverse workforce..
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Req ID: 36832