Network Cloud Engineer
Posted: November 17, 2016
Reference ID: 160019LP
Oracle Cloud for Industry (OCI) is a specialized business unit focused solely on providing hosted SaaS and Cloud solutions aimed at adding value to our organizations Global Business Units (The GBUs). The OCI's charter is to provide a SaaS and Cloud-based infrastructure optimized to support our organization's developed SaaS and Cloud-based applications.
Maintain (and monitor) records of equipment failure and liaise with engineers and suppliers as necessary - and recommend / implement changes to procedures and practices. Escalate client problems according to established procedures but exercising judgment in the process. Manage the network using network management tools, analyze network performance and recommend / implement network enhancements. Analyze network performance to ensure adequate bandwidth for business needs - and implement changes as appropriate. Working closely with 'global' network team / development recommend enhancements to the network infrastructure, and enhance proactive network management tool set. Respond to monitor alarms to identify the root cause of an outage and coordinate the corrective action in a timely fashion. Provide on-call support services as needed and lead others in complex situations.
As a Network Engineer in the Oracle Cloud for Industries (OCI) group, the candidate will play a vital role and be responsible for assisting in the high level strategic design of the network, implementation deployment, and technical escalation for network resolution. The role will be a hands-on technical role, requiring the ability to multitask, prioritize, and accomplish multiple concurrent projects as well as interface with other departments and management.
Education and Work Experience:
• 7 years experience with enterprise level hosted SaaS and Cloud based hosted environments, or enterprise data center environment
• 4 year college degree with computer science major preferred
• Network certification or equivalent training/experience preferred such as Cisco CCNP, F5 C2/C3
• Expert level experience with F5 LTM platform, iRules, Data Groups and Maps
• Solid understanding of HTTP and web based applications
• Solid experience working with a Cisco L2 & L3 platform technologies
• Solid experience working with Cisco Nexus platform (2k, 5k, 6k, 7k, and 9k etc)
• Network Automation, SDN, Cisco ACI experience a plus.
• Solid experience working with routing and switching technologies such as OSPF & BGP
• Solid experience working with Cisco VPN technologies and ASA Firewalls.
As part of the Network Services team within Oracle*s Global Information Technology organization, you will be responsible for the delivery of IT services to Oracle*s businesses worldwide, these services include the management and delivery of network infrastructure.
Maintain records of equipment failure and liaise with engineers and suppliers as necessary. Escalate client problems according to established procedures. Manage the network using network management tools, analyze network performance and recommend network enhancements. Analyze network performance to ensure adequate bandwidth for business needs. Recommend enhancements to the network infrastructure, and with management agreement enhance proactive network management tool set. Troubleshoot network problems on the campus network, remote locations and country wide area network though to resolution. Perform Project Engineering including specification definition, design of solution in compliance with corporate standards, implementation, testing through to production. Respond to monitor alarms to identify the root cause of an outage and coordinate the corrective action in a timely fashion. Provide on-call support services as needed and provide assistance to others.
Job duties are varied and complex, needing independent judgment. May have project lead role. 5 years relevant work experience and degree/diploma in computer science or IT discipline.
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.