Software Engineer – Data Architect at Business Wire (San Francisco, CA)

Business Wire, Inc. has an opening for a Senior Oracle Engineer/Data Architect to work with the News Development Team. Business Wire, a 55 year old innovative and successful company, is a global leader in press release distribution and regulatory disclosures. Our principal software is based on Oracle RDBMS, Oracle ADF, PL/SQL, Weblogic Application Servers and Java. Key benefits of the position include:

  • The chance to work with a small group of talented and motivated developers in a Scrum development environment
  • The opportunity to make a big impact in an area with a high degree of visibility within the company
  • A prime office location in the Financial District close to BART, the Ferry Building, and the Transbay Terminal
  • Outstanding facilities (newly renovated state-of-the-art office in a class A building)
  • Excellent work-life balance

Duties include the following (other duties may be assigned):

  • Produce high quality software in a highly collaborative Scrum development environment
  • Contribute to software and system architecture decisions as needed
  • Work with DBAs to provide data modeling expertise to the enterprise
  • Study, understand, and take ownership of portions of existing code base
  • Provide operational development support to application support teams
  • Perform on-call 7 x 24 developer support duties on a rotating basis including software deployment to QA and production environments
  • Provide accurate estimates of development time to implement business requirements for a project