SR SQL Developer

  • Location: US - Watsonville, California
  • Job Family: IT
  • Time Type: Full time
  • Job Requisition ID: R0004126
  • Experience Years: 3-5 Years of Experience
  • Employee Type: Regular

About the Opportunity

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY Driscoll’s is looking for a Senior SQL Developer with a real passion for innovation and a strong sense of product ownership who has deep expertise in leading technical teams on projects. This senior-level position will assist in various software development functions relating to the area of full lifecycle and large-scale Enterprise applications, and API-based solution development. This role will be responsible for developing global-scale solutions utilizing the latest technologies in a dynamic, fast-paced environment. Please join us in our next adventure: transforming our farming heritage to meet the next generation of the agriculture industry - AgTech, where agriculture and technology intersect. Bring your creative technical skills to the table!



  • Perform day-to-day operations (includes monitoring and maintenance, problem investigation and resolution, database optimization and tuning, etc.)
  • Analyze existing SQL queries for performance improvements and establish best practices for SQL Developers
  • Development of high-quality database solutions 
  • Develop, implement, and optimize stored procedures and functions using SQL
  • Independently analyze and correct issues in real time, providing end-to-end problem resolution
  • Evaluate business data and recommend appropriate analytic approaches/strategies to achieve stated objectives
  • Apply data modeling techniques to ensure integration and performance expectations are met as well as allow for future flexibility to meet changing business needs
  • Architect, build and deliver products that delight customers with scalable and maintainable code under the hood
  • Be responsible for the design, implementation, unit testing, performance and monitoring of the team’s solutions
  • Provide oversight, assistance, and guidance to development of the application security architecture supporting the applications
  • Responsible for ensuring quality through design reviews, code reviews and development of standards
  • Serve as a mentor to team members by demonstrating alternate techniques, reviewing code, and strengthening skills
  • Research and recommends appropriate application development best practices, and tools
  • Develop new functionality on our existing software products and Provide development support and assistance for escalations and issues

Candidate Profile



  • B.S. or above degree in Computer Science or related technical field
  • 5+ years hands-on experience developing Real-time/ Enterprise scale applications
  • Strong software development skills in detailed application design, database design, object-oriented concepts, and Abstraction/Dependency Injection patterns
  • Strong Experience in integrating with integration software such as MuleSoft, AWS API Management, Rest API, or equivalent middleware solutions
  • Strong knowledge of relational database concepts, SQL queries, NoSQL
  • Experience with Draw.IO or other design tools
  • Strong focus on testing during development
  • Experience with CI/CD
  • Experience with JIRA or some comparable tool
  • Focus on customer experience and build product features that delight users
  • Passionate about exploring new technologies
  • Knowledge of application server configurations, memory/connection management
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to make sound technical decisions
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels. Proven ability to lead and communicate orally, in written documents, and in formal presentations is required

Preferred Qualifications & Leadership Competencies

  • Proven expertise at consuming REST services and dealing with error cases
  • Ability to ensure consistent processes and provide technical guidance during business requirements and specifications development phases
  • Should be comfortable with direct communication with all levels of technical and business resources
  • Must be able to interact well with multiple priorities in an extremely dynamic environment, initiating necessary tasks and ensuring complete follow up
  • Strong Experience in integration of multiple systems

About Driscolls

Driscoll's is the global market leader for fresh strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and blackberries. With more than 100 years of farming heritage and hundreds of independent growers around the world, Driscoll's is passionate about growing fresh, beautiful and delicious berries. Our values of humility, passion and trustworthiness have guided our mission to delight consumers around the world.

Driscoll's exclusive patented berry varieties are developed through years of research using only natural breeding methods – meaning, no GMOs. From farm-to-table, we focus on delivering a high quality, premium berry experience with our many supply chain partners.

Driscoll's is the trusted brand for Only the Finest Berries™.

Driscoll's es el proveedor líder en la comercialización de Fresas, Frambuesas, Zarzamoras y Arándanos Azules en el mundo. Con más de 100 años de herencia en agricultura y cientos de productores independiente alrededor del mundo, Driscoll's es una compañía apasionada por cultivar Berries frescas, hermosas y deliciosas. Nuestros valores de humildad, pasión y confianza han guiado nuestra misión de deleitar a los consumidores en el mundo.

Las variedades exclusivas de Driscoll's han sido desarrolladas a través de años de investigación usando sólo métodos de mejoramiento natural. De la granja a la mesa, nos enfocamos en ofrecer una experiencia de alta calidad con apoyo de nuestros socios de la cadena de suministro.

Driscoll's es la marca de confianza de sólo las mejores Berries.