Database Developer

Minneapolis, MN
Oct 07, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description


Solutran is an innovative leader in high volume payment processing serving the nation's largest retailers, consumer product manufacturers, and state governments. We are recruiting a database developer. This position will be responsible for developing applications for Solutran products, including a new patent pending promotion and payment platform that utilizes the latest technologies to assist health care providers in combatting obesity and promoting healthy eating. We are looking for a passionate person driven to make a difference in a culture that is grounded in high performance and collaboration. This is a great opportunity for the right person to use their technical skills to literally change people's lives.

This position will have a primary focus on developing data driven applications using PL/SQL to load, manipulate, and present data. (PERL experience a plus!) Solutran developers work closely with product managers, business analysts and management; this provides the right person an opportunity to not only build applications, but also have direct input into product development.

  • Develop data driven applications using PL/SQL and PERL.
  • Develop database stored procedures and functions (Oracle)
  • SQL Performance Tuning
  • Participate in application and database design
  • Participate in Agile/SCRUM development process
  • Software testing/debugging
  • Other related duties may be assigned

Primary Platforms / Technologies Used:
  • Perl, PL/SQL
  • Oracle RDBMS (10g/11g)
  • Redhat Linux
  • Microsoft Windows (7, 10, 2008 /2012 Server)
  • Microsoft Office, (Word, Excel, Access)

Internal and External Contacts:
  • Internal customers (Solutran employees) 90%
  • Outside service providers (5%)
  • External customers (5%)


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Bachelors degree in computer science or related field, or equivalent experience.
  • 2+ years of proven database development experience writing PL/SQL
  • functions and stored procedures
  • Proven experience participating in team software development projects
  • Proven analytical and communication skills
  • Preferred:
  • Banking / Financial industry knowledge
  • Perl scripting experience preferred, but not required
  • This position involves end-user, application, and network support in a Windows environment.

Company Description
Founded in 1982, Solutran is a high-technology solutions company based in Plymouth. We were founded on the principles of listening to the needs of our customers and innovating solutions to make their businesses better. We have grown into leadership positions in each of our business segments including retail and pharmacy electronic check conversion, consumer incentive payments, WIC payment processing systems, and return check management.

We have recently invented a technology powering Healthy SavingsTM programs, that are designed to change the way America eats.

We are innovators who are grounded in high performance and incredible collaboration. We like to work hard, laugh a lot, and succeed. We specialize in creating game-changing technologies and providing our customers off-the-charts service.

About Healthy Savings
Healthy Savings is a new program that is empowering consumers in America to save money while purchasing healthier foods. Healthy Savings is powered by cutting-edge technology that makes saving on healthier foods nearly effortless. Progressive health insurers and employers are offering Healthy Savings cards to their members to help them eat healthier foods and enjoy healthier lives.

Minneapolis, MN


Fri, 6 Oct 2017 11:04:11 PDT