Enterprise Applications SW Engineer (Oracle APEX)

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Enterprise Applications SW Engineer (Oracle APEX)

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen
4 month contract position
W2 with full benefits
Must be able to pass background check and drug screen

Job Description:
The consultant shall provide JPL with both functional and technical support for the re-development of JPL’s Property Manager Gateway from ADF 10g to Oracle APEX 5. Property Manager Gateway is a custom application that interfaces to Oracle Property Manager, HRMS and LDAP for the management of facilities and space assignments for the employees and contractors. Job duties and responsibilities shall include, but are not limited to the following:
• Analyze and understand the functionality of Property Manager Gateway (PMG) that was developed with a combination of ADF Faces and EJB 3.0 technologies. 
• Outline high-level tasks and estimate duration that are necessary for the re-development effort. Brief the cognizant managers with the project tasks and estimate for each. 
• Update/rewrite the existing functional and technical documents 
• Rewrite the application in APEX 5x 
• Perform unit test, bug fixes including re-test 
• Participate and provide support in the creation, execution and troubleshooting automated test scenarios. 
• Package code for code review and migration 
• Participate in code review and implement defects, work together with code reviewer to resolve differences when disagreements arise. 
• Support security scan and implement code fixes to address all security vulnerabilities 
• Support the migration of code from DEV to QA or QA like environment 
• Support SIT with HRMS, LDAP and Property Manager 
• Support lead ESA to coordinate and schedule UAT 
• Participate in UAT 
• Address and resolve issues resulting from UAT 
• Support production deployment activities 
• Knowledge transfer 
• Additional assignments as needed

Required Skills:
• 5-10 years of software experience, with minimum 5 years of experience on Oracle Development Suite (SQL*Plus, PL/SQL, Trigger, Function, Procedure / Package Definition) 
• Must have working knowledge of Oracle ADF using JDeveloper 10g or higher as the IDE 
• Experience and Development expertise in Oracle APEX 5x 
• Hands on with Unix Shell scripting 
• Proficient in Web services, Java, J2EE, JSF, Servlets HTML5, CSS, Java script and JQuery 
• Familiar with Object Oriented design and development 
• Excellent Knowledge of Weblogic 11g or higher 
• Excellent knowledge of relational databases (tables, views, indexes, functions, and replication) • Excellent analytical skills 
• Ability to evaluate and analyze programming logic coding problems and develop solutions within existing parameters. 
• Ability to achieve results working independently with limited guidance 
• Must have strong coordination and organizational skills and work well with people in a team environment 
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Desired Skills:
• Experience with software design, development, documentation and testing in an Oracle Release 12 eBS environment 
• Prior working knowledge of software and Google Maps integration 
• Familiar with barcode reading technology 
• Experience with creating APEX dashboards & reporting 
• Prior working experience with responsive designs

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