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Senior Oracle Developer


Ottawa, CA, K1P 5E7

Onsite or Hybrid: 




Senior Oracle Developer (Permanent)

Ottawa, ON



Underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, asset management, and specialist training, Babcock International works with customers around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the key market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear.


In Canada, Babcock works in the Marine sector, where our teams provide critical and complex support to Canada’s submarine fleet. Our Canadian team is proud to be trusted to deliver key naval in-service support for the Royal Canadian Navy. We also operate in the Aviation sector, where Babcock ensures that the aircrew trainees of our partner nations receive the world’s best flying training. We deliver vital aerial emergency services and are proud to have been selected by the Government of Manitoba to deliver their wildfire suppression services, as well as key components of their critical air ambulance services. As well, we have expanded into the Canadian Nuclear Energy Industry. Cavendish Nuclear, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Babcock International Group, is a leading nuclear services company with a growing national and global presence. Drawing on over 60 years of nuclear experience, Cavendish Nuclear provides specialized service solutions in Canada, with global capabilities across the entire nuclear life cycle.


Whether it is providing technical training instruction, developing training materials or maintaining critical training assets, Babcock is trusted by its customers to deliver world-class training solutions.


Our business relies on our people delivering their best day in and day out. As individuals, we all make a difference to our colleagues, our customers and others who we interact with on a daily basis. Collectively at Babcock, our employees embody the ‘Being Babcock’ principles that help make us great at what we do:


  • Always strive to deliver
  • Build great relationships based on trust
  • Safeguard customers’ reputations
  • Never compromise on health and safety
  • Challenge ourselves and each other
  • Respect people and value their diversity
  • Thrive on complexity
  • Trust our people to deliver


We encourage you to explore our Babcock Canada website to learn more about us at


In this role, you will:


  • Work with other Developers, Project Managers and Solution Managers throughout the software development lifecycle, following Agile Principles.
  • Develop technical solutions to support business processes within the organization and support updates to existing solutions.
  • Develop, configure and maintain Babcock Canada’s Oracle based ERP Applications and databases.  Includes IFS and proprietary solutions.
  • Provide analytical and technical support for complex requests, projects, or initiatives.
  • Capture and interpret business requirements in the form of user stories.
  • Provide guidance to other team members and participate in continuous improvement of the development process.
  • Write technical documentation for new and existing solutions.
  • Package and deploy software releases.
  • Liaise with Applications Manager on issues of business process and applicability to Babcock Canada applications.
  • Work with the business to ensure appropriate governance is applied and adhered to in accordance with IT best practices.
  • Other duties as directed.


The ideal candidate brings:


  • Demonstrated experience in developing, configuring and maintaining IFS9/10/Cloud applications and database solutions.
  • Strong experience with Oracle Database 11g and above (12c and 19c preferred) SQL and PL/SQL ERP programming.
  • Intermediate experience working in a large-scale organization with ERP systems.
  • An analytical mind, fault finding ability, close attention to detail and deep experience of software development.
  • A methodical approach to problem solving.
  • Experience of SQL Server database and programming preferred.
  • Experience in .NET Development using C#, Web Forms and MVC preferred.
  • Knowledge of Agile (Scrum/Kanban) methodologies and practices.
  • Knowledge and experience of software development life cycle and approaches.
  • Other desired but not essential experience of unit testing, Visual Studio, TFS, T-SQL, SSIS, SSRS, Crystal Reports, MS Access.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple activities and objectives in a rapidly changing environment while delivering quality service.
  • Strong written, verbal and presentation skills with the ability to communicate complex technical issues in terms clearly understood by technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Technical writing skills with experience in gathering and documenting user requirements and the ability to produce documents ranging from specifications to user manuals.
  • Proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, meaning that you must have received the full series of a COVID-19 vaccine approved by the Government of Canada with the final dose at least 14 days prior to your start date.
  • You are eligible for a Canadian Secret Security and ITAR Clearance.


Applicants, please apply online at


Babcock Canada supports the safety and wellbeing of our employees through the following programs:

  • Contributions towards an employee’s physical and mental health
  • Wellness days
  • Supportive work life balance: flexible work schedule and competitive annual vacation time off
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits
  • Pregnancy and Parental Leave top-up available
  • Employer matching of employee retirement contribution
  • Employee recognition and bonus programs
  • Support of professional development and reimbursement of membership dues
  • Relocation assistance for individuals and families

Babcock is committed to promoting a workforce without boundaries. One that welcomes everyone to contribute to our success regardless of race, nationality, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability or age. If you require accommodation during any stage of our recruitment process, please let us know how we can assist you.


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