This is a full time, direct hire opportunity in Pittsburgh PA.
The Applications Engineer’s primary role is to design, develop and implement solutions with our Custom
Oracle Order Entry implementation. This position will also be involved with interfacing systems with
other applications, databases and technologies.
Design, develop, alter, maintain and document our current Oracle Order Entry implementation.
Analyzes the performance of hardware and software interfaces and identifies alternatives for optimizing
the usage of computer resources
Applies generally accepted programming standards and techniques to assure efficient program logic
and data manipulation.
Participates in designing, coding, testing, debugging, configuring, and documenting software.
Provides assistance and routine consultation to users in the development of software.
Implements tools and facilitates text formatting and file conversion and transfer.
Acts as liaison with manufacturers and vendors of software and application products, especially with
regard to problem diagnosis and resolution.
Plans and executes software version upgrade releases and customer interfaces.
Works with others to develop alternative system software designs
Other projects as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS
Oracle Development experience (3+ years on-hand development)
Oracle 9i/10g database experience
Development of forms, reports, procedures, functions, packages, etc.
Forms 6i and 10g
Report Writer 6i and 10g
Discoverer 4.1 and 5.1
Enterprise Manager 9.2 – Job Scheduling
Visual Source Safe
Advanced MS office skills
Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
Work well under pressure while meeting deadlines
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters
while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
May require sitting, standing, reaching listening, speaking, computer and phone usage for long periods