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Database Developer - Optical Manufacturing

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Molex possesses a rich heritage in the optical industry. We provide the highest performing and field-proven wavelength management solutions from components, modules to integrated line-cards. Continuous innovation in passive component function integration, miniaturization, and manufacturing automation, cutting edge WSS and amplify technology and comprehensive optical, mechanical, electrical and software integration capabilities enable us to serve the needs of high-density, high-bandwidth, and flexible optical networks.

In Bridgewater, we serve large, global clients in telecom and datacom industries in providing next generation optical modules to support the growing need for data and communications. We are developing optical connectivity solutions, optoelectronic solutions, Wavelength Selective Solutions, OptoHD assembly and fiber optic assemblies and arrays.

We are looking for a Database Developer that is responsible for working with our team to create, maintain and update database applications, APIs and tools that support our manufacturing processes. The developer will work closely with the project manager, process engineers and technicians to design and implement various process requests.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Provides software design, software debugging, software documentation and software testing
  • Evaluates, performs analysis and clearly understands process requirements
  • Documents processes via flowcharts, diagrams, as well as through code comments and consistent clarity of code
  • Designs, develops, deploys and maintain database solutions for various manufacturing processes
  • Manages post-deployment bug fixing and feature requests.
  • Communicates issues and work effectively with IT groups to resolve issues in manufacturing.
  • Investigates manufacturing applications down time and lags with cross functional teams and communicate effectively with overseas team on updates
  • Partner with manufacturing systems teams to create replicated environment to ensure process and applications run smoothly
  • Support data integrity to optimize manufacturing systems in production
  • Support database in manufacturing environment operating in 24X7 facility overseas
  • Tests the product to ensure that it operates satisfactorily
  • Reviews current systems for comprehension and improvements
  • Presents ideas for system improvements
  • Works closely with engineers and staff
  • Performs application testing before deployment
  • Prepares operating manual for users

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science degree or equivalent degree
  • At least 3 years of experience with Ruby on Rails
  • Experience in manufacturing
  • Experience with C programming
  • Experience with SQL, Javascript, json and Operating System level scripting
  • Experience developing in PostgreSQL and replication, backup and restore processes
  • Experience with object-oriented programming
  • Experience managing relational database interfaces
  • Experience scripting languages 
  • Understands Windows and Linux operating systems

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Experience with PLM system
  • Experience with .NET programming
  • Experience with YAML
  • Familiar with data modeling tools (e.g., Erwin, Toad, etc.)

Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. 
This employer uses E-Verify.  Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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