Oracle Principal Software Engineer-JoinOCI Cloud Engineering Infrastructure Development in Chesterfield, Missouri
Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.
As a member of the software engineering division, you will take an active role in the definition and evolution of standard practices and procedures. Define specifications for significant new projects and specify, design and develop software according to those specifications. You will perform professional software development tasks associated with the developing, designing and debugging of software applications or operating systems.
Provide leadership and expertise in the development of new products/services/processes, frequently operating at the leading edge of technology. Recommends and justifies major changes to existing products/services/processes. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 8 or more years of software engineering or related experience.
Oracle is an Affirmative Action-Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veterans status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
At Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI), we build the future of the cloud for Enterprises as a diverse team of fellow creators and inventors. We act with the speed and attitude of a start-up, with the scale and customer-focus of the leading enterprise software company in the world.
Values are OCI’s foundation and how we deliver excellence. We strive for equity, inclusion, and respect for all. We are committed to the greater good in our products and our actions. We are constantly learning and taking opportunities to grow our careers and ourselves. We challenge each other to stretch beyond our past to build our future.
You are the builder here. You will be part of a team of really smart, motivated, and diverse people and given the autonomy and support to do your best work. It is a dynamic and flexible workplace where you’ll belong and be encouraged.
Oracle’s Cloud Infrastructure team is building new Infrastructure-as-a-Service technologies that operate at high scale in a broadly distributed multi-tenant cloud environment. Our customers run their businesses on our cloud, and our mission is to provide them with best-in-class compute, storage, networking, database, security, and an ever-expanding set of foundational cloud services. These are exciting times in our space – we are growing fast, still at an early stage, and working on ambitious new initiatives. At Oracle, you can have a significant impact on strategic and technical direction.
We seek a highly experienced cloud-native software engineer who can rapidly design, build, scale, and operate cloud services in a distributed environment. As a member of the Service Incubation team, you will help lead our efforts to deliver innovative services that drive customer success and continued business growth.
**Design and build customer-facing cloud services that are scalable, reliable, and performant.
**Help develop architectures for new service and contribute to strategic direction across our products.
**Build robust automation for hands-off operation of services in production.
**Work with Architects, Product Managers, Executives, and others to develop product definitions and roadmaps.
**Act as a leader in our organization; ensure engineering teams are aligned with strategic vision; drive consensus and understanding on technical issues.
**Drive customer-focused solutions to completion on time.
**Mentor junior engineers and help grow talent within our team.
**Provide technical guidance and constructive feedback to leadership, team members, and other stakeholders.
**Maintain both integration and production systems as part of an operations-focused culture.
**Raise the bar for engineering quality and best practices.
**10 years of relevant experience.
**Experience operating cloud services or large distributed applications in production.
**Expert in Java application and service development.
**Deep knowledge of distributed system design and scalable cloud-native application deployment.
**Familiarity with several of the following technologies: Infrastructure-as-a-Service (Oracle/AWS/Azure/Google Cloud), Infrastructure-as-Code (Terraform), Kubernetes, Docker, Linux OSes (Oracle Linux/RedHat), performance testing tools, distributed debugging tools, databases (Oracle DB, MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Cassandra), other open source technologies (Elasticsearch, Redis, Etcd)
**Impeccable written English skills.
**Strong team player with outstanding communication, organization, and interpersonal skills.
**Comfortable with complex, swiftly evolving software development environments.
**Ability to learn new technologies quickly.
**Ability to drive, follow, evangelize, and improve cross-team processes.
**Knowledge of cloud infrastructure concepts and technologies.
**Experience using distributed source code management systems such as Git.
**Experience using enterprise-grade bug tracking systems, such as JIRA.
**Experience (and commitment to) capturing and maintaining institutional knowledge.
**Experience working with geographically distributed teams.
**Significant work experience in startups or fast-paced enterprise technology development environments, or a Bachelor’s degree in a Computer Science-related field.
Work Location: Seattle, WA, Bay Area or Austin, TX
Job: *Product Development
Title: Principal Software Engineer-JoinOCI Cloud Engineering Infrastructure Development
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 20000TEU