Senior Database Developer

Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Posted Date 5 years ago(6/23/2015 12:03 PM)
# of Openings
Information Technology


SoluStaff is actively recruiting a Senior Database Developer for a client in Philadelphia.  General duties include:

  • Interface with the business analyst to define the business processes 
  • Make recommendations on changes required to implement business intelligence solutions
  • Assist in translating business requirements into conceptual, logical and physical data model
  • Engage with business partners to understand functional requirements to design best possible global solutions
  • Analyze business and data requirements and help define the best solution keeping our long term goal in mind of reducing data redundancy
  • Familiarity with drafting a BRD
  • Prior experience with Master Data Management software and/or Data Conversion processes in a complex healthcare setting (network of multiple hospitals).
  • Assist the business in assessing the data requirements of the solution
  • Document the functional specifications of the solutions
  • Proven team player


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Be part of application development team and assist in all stages of development from conception to development to testing to optimization
  • Design and develop clinical web application database layer
  • Utilize MS-SQL now and other database technologies like Oracle to enhance product development
  • The Database Developer will evaluate, implement and support database infrastructure / technologies and development processes to support database development and corporate products and services.
  • Responsible for oversight and development of OLTP and DSS database architecture, design, programming and implementation for database projects
  • Builds, enhances and maintains a Master Data Management process with a focus on enhancement and enrichment of the data
  • Build a data governance module which provides the ability for insight and data corrections/enhancements
  • Design of specialized data structures for the purposes of data consumption by a public facing website and/or business intelligence data visualization
  • Data modeling and corporate-level data management experience preferred
  • Create and maintain document to support developed applications


Required Technical Skills:

  • Strong Oracle Database or SQLServer Development skills

  • Knowledge of InterSystems Cache’ is a plus

  • Builds and maintains complex PL/SQL, T-SQL Scripts, Unix Shell Scripts, Stored Procedures, Triggers, etc.

  • Performance tune of large clinical databases, employing various techniques such as schema bound views, database partitioning, and ETL/Query optimization.

  • Extensive knowledge of data architectures related to large database implementations geared towards OLTP


  • 8+  IT experience
  • 5+ yrs Oracle Database experience or 8+ years of SQLServer
  • 3 -5  years of SQL / ETL and/or database administration, including of data architecture management
  • A Bachelor Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Mathematics or equivalent is required


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed