Performance Engineer
Minneapolis , Minnesota
February 08, 2017
Oracle Retail Global Business Group - Performance Engineering

Principal Member of Technical Staff
Minneapolis, MN (downtown)

Oracle Retail Global Business Group is world class Commerce Solution that helps retailers around the world align corporate objectives with deployment strategies to deliver superior customer experiences and drive profitable growth.

We are actively seeking a Performance Engineer to join our team in Minneapolis, MN.

Primary responsibility is to troubleshoot customer's complex issues and work on optimization the code and provide guidance on Oracle Database and other infrastructure related scaling matter.

Basic Qualifications:

    Must have hands-on-experience in building high performance SQL and PL/SQL code with Oracle database.
    DBA experience(11g/12c and Exadata) is highly desirable who knows Oracle's internal - Architecture, Optimizer.
    Should be able to interpret AWR or similar reports to identify any database bottlenecks and provide recommendations.
    Should be able to understand Query execution plans and Oracle tracing information(TKProf)
    Should have strong Oracle skills including indexing strategy, partitioning and dbms_stats etc.
    Should have good grasp on profiling data quickly to understand data models
    Should be able to identify areas of improvement in the application by reviewing the code
    Should have good debugging skills to uncover issues using instrumentation.
    Should have worked with large code base on large volumes of transaction data.

Preferred Qualifications:

    5 years of experience in performance tuning
    Masters / PhD degree in Computer Science or related engineering fields
    Some exposure to Java/J2EE based application coding techniques.
    RMI, EJB,Webapp servers (Weblogic,OC4J) experience is a big plus.
    Should be able to work with other global teams within organization and external customers.
    Should be comfortable working in Unix and Windows environment.
    Should have worked with database tools like Toad, SQL Developer and any data modeling tool
    Technical and Team leadership is desired
    Any experience with Oracle Retail product will be helpful

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. You will be responsible for defining and developing software for tasks associated with the developing, designing and debugging of software applications or operating systems.

Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 7 years of software engineering or related experience.

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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