Database Developer - Oracle PLSQL/APEX

Customer Services Washington, District of Columbia


Database Developer - Oracle PLSQL/APEX

OPEXUS has an exciting and challenging position for a Database Developer on a large IT project that supports more than 80 COTS, customized software and services at a Federal Government client in the Washington DC area (fully remote option).  The successful candidate will join a team of over 70 personnel on a program supporting the operations and maintenance of software applications, databases and system tools.

Duties, Roles and Responsibilities

  • Design, Code, test, and document PL/SQL and Java scripts for various database reporting and data handling.
  • Develop and maintain Oracle Application Express (APEX) Applications
  • Write scripts and instructions to automate for database tasks, assess and verify data quality.
  • Perform development using tools such as Oracle SQL Developer, Oracle SQLPlus and Oracle APEX.
  • Write back-end code for reporting tools such as Tableau, webMethods and COTs applications.
  • Develop and maintain detailed system documentation, system requirements, system design documents, user documentation, metadata, help files, and other technical documentation
  • Evaluate options for improvements, through product/feature evaluations, testing or proof of concept projects 

Required Skills and Experience

  • Overall professional IT experience of 6 years.
  • Minimum 4 years of hands-on experience as PL/SQL Developer supporting production environment.
  • Extensive experience with PL/SQL programming required.
  • Experience with Oracle and other databases required.
  • Experience with Oracle APEX required.
  • Experience with Java/XML/JSON/HTML preferred.
  • Experience with Git/GitHub preferred.
  • Experience with AWS and/or Azure cloud environment preferred.
  • Excellent analytical and troubleshooting capabilities.
  • Excellent interpersonal/team skills.
  • Good verbal & written communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritize workload with minimum supervision.


  • Bachelor of Science degree from an accredited university (Computer Science or Math preferred).

   Security Clearance

  • Could be subject to investigation

Get government unstuck with OPEXUS. We believe the professionals who keep democracy running expect and deserve exceptional technology experiences. With more than 30 years of experience supporting public institutions, OPEXUS is the leader in FedRAMP-certified government process management software, bringing operational excellence to governments’ middle office so agencies can focus on the critical work of mission delivery. 

Our customers and employees share the desire to make a positive impact on society and leave a legacy. Our location in the heart of Washington, D.C. enables our team to work hand-in-hand with our customer community to deliver built-for-government software applications that users love. 

If you are a talented, entrepreneurial candidate with an interest in driving growth, then we want to talk with you. We offer countless opportunities for our employees to stretch and take on new challenges in their careers. 

OPEXUS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.