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DevOps OAS Developer

By . April 13, 2024
Job title:DevOps OAS Developer
Job type:Permanent
Emp type:Full-time
Salary type:Annual
Salary:GBP £0.00
Location: RAF Wyton,Wyton Airfield,Huntingdon,Cambridgeshire,PE28 2EA
Job published: 01/01/1970
Job ID: 81295

Job Description


Inside IR35

Day Rate £600

6 Months contract

SC Cleared 

About the job


Defence Business Services (DBS) is one of the largest shared services provider organisations in Europe, providing: HR and banking services; pay; pensions; compensation; and allowances; totaling more than £13 billion pa and serving more than one million people from a wide variety of groups on behalf of the MOD. DBS delivers crucial HR, finance and other services that underpin the Defence effort to protect the people of the United Kingdom, prevent conflict and be ready to fight our enemies.

As an experienced OAS Developer and report/dashboard author, you will provide subject matter expertise to the reporting team during a technology transformation provided by the prime contractor.

Job Description

To provide Oracle Analytics Server (OAS) technical support, maintenance and development activities on a large enterprise data warehouse reporting application. Additionally, the job holder will provide:-

  • Service Operational support of a large enterprise reporting application, working within an ITIL aligned service management framework.
  • As part of a resolver team, respond efficiently and effectively to service tickets raised.
  • Work closely with the contractor resources and technical teams to ensure coherent and effective solutions are developed.
  • Undertake service improvements with fully documented responses to new business requirements, problem remediation and improvement activities.
  • Develop full software capabilities (OAS) with full testing and deployment, whilst making use of waterfall and agile methodologies.

Required Skills


  • OBIEE/OAS Development skills across all aspects of the semantic layer (RPD) on mixed and federated data sources (OLAP & OLTP).
  • Production support of large-scale enterprise Oracle BI implementations within an ITIL aligned service management framework.
  • Good relational Database skills (Oracle preferred) – DML, SQL, PL-SQL, DDL, performance and schema objects.
  • Creation of Functional and Technical Design documentation from User Requirements, which will effectively convey meaning to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Performance tuning of dashboards & reports across all technical layers – RPD, BI Server, Data Model, Database.
  • Unit Testing, Integration Testing, Regression Testing, System Testing, Performance Testing.
  • Data modelling – Dimensional, Star Schema, OLAP, ROLAP, OLTP.
  • OBIEE/OAS content creation – Dashboards, Analyses, Reports, Agents, Data Visualisation – able to make best use of the product capabilities.
  • OBIEE/OAS web catalog administration.
  • Full software development lifecycle; design, develop, test, deploy, support.


  • OBIEE/OAS product installation, maintenance, scaling, performance tuning, upgrading.
  • Data modelling across OLTP, OLAP, ETL transformation layers.
  • Database Administration.
  • ETL Technologies; e.g. Informatica PowerCenter, ODI
  • Oracle EBS R12 functional and technical.



  • Varied project delivery experience with OBIEE/OAS technologies across the full software development lifecycle.
  • OBIEE/OAS Dashboard, Report and Analyses Development.
  • Requirements gathering, business analysis, technical and functional documentation.
  • Proficient in Waterfall and Agile development practises and keep abreast with current changes in technology.
  • Security cleared to SC level (or be willing to undergo required clearances)



  • Deployments of Oracle BI Apps using large scale ERP sources.
  • ETL Development using Informatica or ODI.



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