Principal Cloud Infrastructure Development Engineer- Cloud Compute (Control Plane)
Location:
Seattle , Washington
Posted:
February 08, 2017
Reference:
16001716
Are you interested in building large-scale distributed cloud infrastructure from the ground up? Oracle's Cloud Infrastructure team is building a new Infrastructure-as-a-Service platform that operates at high scale in a broadly distributed multi-tenant cloud environment. The largest names in technology and global business choose Oracle because we provide best in class end-to-end integrated compute, storage, networking, database, security, and an ever expanding set of foundational cloud-based services.

We are assembling an elite software development team with the expertise and passion for solving challenging unique problems in distributed multi-tenant architecture. You will use your knowledge and creativity to design and build innovative new systems from the ground up. These are exciting times in our space - we are growing fast, still at an early stage, and working on ambitious new initiatives. A engineer at any level can have significant technical and business impact across the entire platform and company while working alongside some of the first developers of cloud services.

Our team shares the pace, the growth, the execution, the iterative improvements and culture of a startup without many of the risks. We have a $5B R&D investment annually to ensure we have the coolest, most innovative cloud offerings on the planet. Our platform is the top priority at Oracle and is viewed as the biggest project in the history of the company. Come help us build the next generation of cloud capabilities that leverages the industry's #1 database and application server.

https://cloud.oracle.com/en_US/bare-metal

As a Principal Software Development Engineer you will be working closely with software engineers from the various cloud service teams to build secure services and infrastructure that are fundamentally sound and efficient. Your influence over the design of the full system architecture is critical. You should be familiar with all levels of the software, hardware, and network stack; while having a deep knowledge in a few. Intellectual curiosity and an excitement for solving complex problems of complex massive systems is a must. You should value simplicity and usability as well as security and work comfortably in a collaborative, agile environment.

This is an emerging venture within Oracle and a successful candidate will have a combination of the following :

• 5 years experience delivering and operating large scale, highly available distributed systems.

• Strong knowledge of C, C or Java, and experience with scripting languages such as Python, Perl, etc.

• Strong understanding of databases, NoSQL systems, storage and distributed persistence

technologies.

• Strong troubleshooting and performance tuning skills.

• Strong experience in web services, Restful or Java API development.

• Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, operating systems, and distributed systems fundamentals.

Qualifications:
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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