Director Oracle Cloud for Industry
Location:
Burlington , Massachusetts
Posted:
February 08, 2017
Reference:
16001391
Organization Name: Oracle Cloud for Industries, - OCI
Outstanding opportunity to work in the new Oracle Cloud for Industry (OCI) Global Business Unit. Candidate will join the team responsible for building and operating OCI's global enterprise-class cloud infrastructure. The successful candidate will thrive on being in the critical path and will value predictability, automation and reliability. Candidate will need to be a strong leader with outstanding communication skills, who can work well in an agile team environment. This role will be based out of Oracle's Burlington, MA office.

Position Description:
You will manage a team of 4-5 directs and 40 indirect responsible for ensuring the high availability, sustained data quality, effective customer support, and overall seamless operation of our Cloud Hosting Operations.
In the short term, you will be responsible for planning, organizing, coordinating and communicating the activities of your team by example as it supports the daily operation of multiple cloud-based customer application instances through the OCI Cloud acceptance process.
You will participate in establishing your team, and putting in place the necessary policies and procedures to ensure its success. You will be responsible for mentoring staff members while defining team and employee goals.
In the longer term, your responsibilities will expand and require you to contribute to improved efficiency, automation and scalability of the OCI Cloud Operations team, and cross-organizational communications and coordination.
Position reports to Senior Director of Cloud Operations
Responsibilities:
As a Director for OCI you will be responsible for Developing, implementing, and maintaining policies, procedures, and associated training plans for data center operations, problem solving, capacity planning and project management. Manage organizational change, strategic influencing, process development/implementation, and developing innovative solutions to complex operational challenges

o This role includes a large amount of M&A and consolidation/expansion work.
• • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience.
• 10 years of managing Infrastructure, Corporate / Enterprise services, Security and Compliance.
• Experience in managing Data Center Operations in CoLo, Managed or Cloud Environment for High Availability, Security and Performance.
• Experience and expertise in PCI compliance, developing and administering compliance programs.
• Experience across a broad range of technologies including Microsoft Office, Servers, VM Ware, SQL Server, Cyber Security tools, Networking and SAN.
• Experience with IT Service Management and ability to balance end user satisfaction and costs.
• Excellent verbal, written, communication and presentation skills to technical and non-technical audiences.
• Experience in managing vendors, contracting and realizing efficiencies by effective contracting and technology selection
• Expertise in building and mentoring high performing teams.
• Strong organizational, documentation, metric and trend analysis reporting skills and desire for continuous process improvements.
• Must have strong interpersonal, planning, facilitation, negotiating, and organizational skills.
• Able to identify risk and issues and recommend appropriate mitigation plans.
• Ability to handle changing priorities and meet tight timelines. Ability to work well under pressure, manage competing priorities and work independently with minimal oversight.
• Experience with SAS-70, SSAE-16, ISO 27K, HIPPA, PCI security audit requirements

Oracle is an 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 and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Oracle will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of San Francisco's Fair Chance Ordinance.
Qualifications:
Work with a world class team to develop, implement, and support cutting edge Oracle technology.

Manages teams supporting and/or implementing multi-functional and/or multi-location projects and/or systems. Defines, documents and manages scope, expectations, implementation approach, deliverables and acceptance testing criteria. Develops and manages an effective risk mitigation strategy for the project(s).

Assists in the development of short, medium, and long term plans to achieve strategic objectives. Regularly interacts across functional areas with senior management or executives to ensure unit objectives are met. Ability to influence thinking or gain acceptance of others in sensitive situations. Successful track record as a manager. Detailed knowledge of technical and business concepts of a number of related applications areas. BA/BS degree preferred.

Oracle is an 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 and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

A little about us:
Oracle is shifting the complexity from IT, moving it out of the enterprise by engineering hardware and software to work together—in the cloud.

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