Principal Member of Technical Staff - Virtual Network Data Plane
Location:
Seattle , Washington
Posted:
January 29, 2016
Reference:
160003H1
Are you interested in building large-scale distributed infrastructure for the cloud? 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, foundational cloud networking services.

http://cloud.oracle.com/compute

Our team owns a highly available cloud virtual network that delivers both software defined network (SDN) and virtual network features. We build distributed services that handle planning, provisioning, life cycle management and security of our customers' network infrastructure. We are reimagining the traditional planning, provisioning and life cycle management of network infrastructure by providing the flexibility and simplicity of a virtual network but with the manageability and control of a software defined network.

We are looking for hands-on engineers which expertise and passion in solving difficult problems in high-availability, virtualized networks, and network packet processing. This is an opportunity to build innovative solutions for our customers from the ground up. These are exciting times and our team is still young and growing fast, working on ambitious new initiatives. An engineer at any level can have significant technical and business impact.

As a Principal Software Engineer you will own and lead software architecture and development for major components of Oracle's Cloud Infrastructure. You should be comfortable with low level operating systems development, be able to architect broad systems interactions, while being very hands-on, able to dive deep into any part of the stack and higher level system interactions. You should value simplicity and scale, work comfortably in a collaborative, agile environment, and be excited to learn.

Come build the state of the art IaaS network starting from the ground floor.

Basic Qualifications:

• 5 years of experience with systems/application development

• 2 years of experience with network programming

• Proficient at programming in C and experience with Python

• Proficient with data structures, algorithms, operating systems.

• Bachelors in computer science and Engineering or related engineering fields

Preferred Qualifications:

• Prior development experience with embedded C programming, network protocol implementation, or network packet process

• Masters / PhD degree in Computer Science or related engineering fields
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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