Riceland Foods, Inc.

Riceland Foods, Inc. is a $1 billion/year farmer-owned cooperative, originally established in 1921 by Arkansas farmers who wanted to pool their resources to market their rice. Today, it is considered the largest rice milling and distribution company in the world.

Riceland Today

Riceland’s 6,000 farmer-members grow rice as well as soybeans, wheat and corn, primarily in Arkansas and Missouri, but also in Mississippi, Illinois, Texas and Louisiana. Family farmers comprise over 90 percent of Riceland’s members.

Economic Contribution

Riceland’s revenue from the sales of products and whole grains contribute more than $1 billion annually to the economies of farming communities.  

Harvest activity

Each year, Riceland’s farmer-members deliver more than 125 million bushels of grain to 30+ grain-receiving facilities. District Drier Councils, comprised of farmer-members elected by each grain-receiving facility, provide direction on operations.  An elected Board of Directors and Chairman of the Board direct the affairs of the organization.

Information Technology

Riceland leverages information technology to create effective competitive advantage in the global grain procurement, manufacturing, distribution, and sales channels to over 60 countries world wide. Enterprise databases, ERP systems, web & mobile software, applications, interactive reporting tools and other leading technology solutions are fundamental to the business of Riceland Foods.

Riceland Foods, Inc. Stuttgart, AR, United States
Full time
Application & Report Development using Oracle Application Express (Apex), Oracle 11g databases, PL/SQL, Hyperion Interactive Reports, Crystal Reports, in addition to Oracle Forms and Reports 11g. Responsible to perform the full application development lifecycle including: gathering initial requirements, functional analysis, design, development, testing, documentation, maintenance & support of applications and reports. Will utilize PL/SQL stored procedures and functions within packages, triggers and libraries. Also may leverage Dynamic SQL, ref-cursors, bulk collection, explain plans, materialized views, shell scripting, and performance tuning. Communicates directly with stakeholders and non-technical end-users on a regular basis in English. Will obtain requirements, facilitate user acceptance testing, and coordinate Go-Live roll-outs.  Responsible for maintaining friendly relationships with non-technical stakeholders and decision makers.   Qualifications 5-15+ years of professional PL/SQL application and report programming experience. Bachelor degree in technical field like CS, CIS, IT, Engineering, Math, Physics, etc. High performing team builder with a winning attitude and infectious work ethic. Experience utilizing Oracle databases with 1000+ tables. Oracle Application Express engineering and development and Crystal Reports development. Seasoned PLSQL database and application development experience using packages, procedures, pipeline functions, materialized views, bulk collection, etc.   Desirable Master’s degree in technical field like CS, CIS, IT, Engineering, Math, Physics, etc. Certification: Oracle Advanced PL/SQL Developer Certified Professional Strong Professional experience with any of the following: Oracle Application Express, SQL Navigator, Toad, SQL Developer, Shell Scripts, Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), Hyperion Interactive Reports, Oracle Business Intelligence (BI) Publisher Work experience with very large ERP system or transactional DBMS like Oracle EBS, Infor Adage, SAP BusinessOne Experience creating complex PL/SQL reports in Crystal Reports, Oracle Hyperion Interactive Reports, or other Business Intelligence tools like OBIEE, BI Publisher, etc Mobile & Web based application development experience, especially with Oracle Application Express (Apex)   To apply:  Email your current resume to twthompson@riceland.com