Stanford University is one of the world's premier academic and research institutions, devoting tremendous intellectual and physical resources toward the betterment of humanity. As a major Silicon Valley employer, Stanford seeks people committed to excellence and to improving our world. In turn, the university is committed to supporting its employees as they develop their careers and enrich their lives. We believe Stanford's future success will be shaped by the diverse perspectives, unique experiences, and inclusive culture of its community.
We are looking for a passionate Senior Oracle Software Developer to join our Middleware and Integration Services (MaIS) group in Administrative Systems within University IT. MaIS is responsible for services and technologies that are used by the campus community and by University business systems to manage enterprise data about people, organizations, courses, workgroups, and authority. The group manages a set of central Registries and additionally supports a suite of Java developed applications and background processes which facilitate enterprise integration.
This position is for a team focused on development and maintenance of these systems, and requires a developer with proficiency in Oracle database development. The incumbent works closely with the other System developers, Business analysts, QA and the deployment and operations teams to successfully deploy software applications. A successful candidate will have demonstrated a track record for designing and developing enterprise information systems that are secure, reliable, and scalable.
Propose, conceptualize, design, implement, and develop solutions for difficult and complex applications independently.
Oversee testing, debugging, change control, and documentation for major projects.
Supervise professional staff, as necessary, working on all phases of application development projects.
Engage in long-term strategic planning.
Collaborate with project managers to implement end-to-end solutions for complex projects
Define complex application development administration and programming standards.
Oversee the support, maintenance, operation, and upgrades of applications.
Troubleshoot and resolve complex technical problems.
Review the physical design of existing systems for optimizing performance.
Lead projects, as necessary, for special systems and application development in areas of complex problems.
Work with other technical professionals to develop standards and implement best practices
Bachelor's degree and eight years of relevant experience, or a combination of education and relevant experience
Proficient in Oracle database development, design and performance tuning
Experience in designing and developing APEX (Oracle Application Express) solutions, strongly desired
Experience with Oracle development tools like ORDS, BI Publisher, strongly desired
Experience in Java development is a plus
Experience with popular web application frameworks, such as Spring
Experience with building web services using REST
Ability to quickly learn and adapt to new technologies and programming tools.
Demonstrated experience in designing, developing, testing, and deploying applications.
Strong understanding of data design, architecture, relational databases, and data modeling.
Thorough understanding of all aspects of software development life cycle and quality control practices.
Ability to define and solve logical problems for highly technical applications.
Experience with build tools such as Ant, Maven, and Gradle
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
Experience with continuous integration
Strong communication skills with both technical and non-technical clients.
Demonstrated experience leading activities on structured team development projects.
Ability to recognize and recommend needed changes in user and/or operations procedures.
The job duties listed are typical examples of work performed by positions in this job classification and are not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, tasks, and responsibilities. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary depending on department or program needs without changing the general nature and scope of the job or level of responsibility. Employees may also perform other duties as assigned.
Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job.
Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Location: Business Affairs: University IT (UIT), Redwood City, California, United States Schedule: Classification Level:
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Located between San Francisco and San Jose in the heart of Silicon Valley, Stanford University is recognized as one of the world's leading research and teaching institutions. Leland and Jane Stanford founded the University to "promote the public welfare by exercising an influence on behalf of humanity and civilization." Stanford opened its doors in 1891, and more than a century later, it remains dedicated to finding solutions to the great challenges of the day and to preparing students for leadership in a complex world. The University's thriving diverse community is comprised of nearly 7000 undergraduate students, 12000 graduate students, 2000 faculty members, 1900 postdoctoral scholars, and over 11,000 academic and administrative staff in seven schools including several interdisciplinary research centers and institutes. The campus spreads over 8000 contiguous acres and nearly all undergraduates live on campus. Stanford offers bachelor's and master's degrees in addition to doctoral degrees (PhD, MD, DMA and JD) plus a number of professional and continuing education programs and certifications. More at http://facts.stanford.edu and http://www.stanford.edu. Stanford is an equal empl...oyment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford also welcomes applications from others who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.