28 days ago

Senior Oracle /Cognos Developer for trading applications


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Senior Oracle /Cognos Developer for trading applications

Summary Job Description:

The Oracle Lead will closely work with VIP Trading Clients to support and develop large modules in the existing business critical application. The Lead is responsible for accomplishing the stated project objectives end to end and adhere to the timelines. Effective communication and Leadership qualities are required to perform this role effectively.

Key Accountabilities

o Work in DevOps model. 
o Development - Participate in Requirement Gathering, Estimation, Design, Development, Testing and Deployment activities.  
oSupport - Work on Incident/Problem/Change management. 

Job Requirements:

o We are currently looking for a Oracle Lead resource with rock-solid, proven technology track record of 8+ years of experience in both Support and Development (DevOps) environment. The individual is a recognized thought leader who easily becomes the trusted architect to our clients and facilitates the implementation of the project. 
o The role requires in general mastery of Oracle PL-SQL technology in an application development and Support environment. 
o This role requires effective communication / stakeholders management skills and strong, proven experience in an onsite/offshore model. 
o On the day-to-day job the Oracle Lead will work closely with the clients across Europe and offshore project managers who are responsible for the offshore delivery teams. He/she will have to ensure effective communication between the onsite and offshore teams and the client stakeholders.
o Excellent influencing and facilitation skills, in particular problem solving/troubleshooting activities.
o Ability to work effectively under pressure in a resilient and flexible manner



o Experience of on-site / off-shore delivery model 
o Experience of DevOps model
o Strong experience in Oracle (PL-SQL)  and 'Cognos  - Primary skill
o Secondary skill experience in Unix or Web
o Fluent English language skills (written, spoken) are a must have. 
o Other European language skills an advantage.
o Good Leadership qualities.


o Minimum of 8-15 years of relevant Lead developer experience is mandatory.
o Full software development lifecycle and Production support experience 

About Cognizant

Cognizant Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work. With over 75 delivery centers worldwide and approximately 220,000 employees as of October 31, 2015, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500 and is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world. Visit us online at www.cognizant.com or follow us on Twitter: @Cognizant.