Principal Software Developer
Location:
Redwood City , California
Posted:
September 20, 2016
Reference:
160010PS
Principal Member of Technical Staff (IC4)

Product Development (Database)

Would you like to contribute your own ideas on how to smartly develop large scale distributed Database-as-a-Service offerings for the public and private clouds? Oracle's Database development group designs and develops the Database-as-a-Service platform that drives Oracle's Database, Engineered Systems, Oracle Public Cloud, Oracle PaaS and SaaS offerings. This team is a provider of public cloud database and infrastructure management software and helps companies manage platform resources to deliver service, quality and availability, as well as workloads in private and hybrid cloud environments.

https://cloud.oracle.com/database

As a Principal Member of Technical Staff, you will own and lead software architecture and development for major components of the Database-as-a-Service offerings, including Oracle's Engineered systems on public and private clouds. Our product roadmap is an incredibly fun ride if you enjoy challenging problems. You must value simplicity, lightness, and streamlining to be a successful developer for this team. You must have experience with distributed systems that scale well and have participated on teams that have had a collaborative approach to systems architecture as well a high bar for quality and performance.

You will be expected to learn new programming languages, use different open source solutions and Oracle technologies and demonstrate the ability to drive innovation against and with standard technical precepts.

• 10 years of software design and development experience with distributed, highly-scalable, multi-node environments.
• Experience working with Cloud infrastructure APIs, REST API model, and developing REST APIs
• Experience with Openstack and/or other Cloud infrastructure products
• Strong Database Management knowledge and understanding of the Database eco-system
• Understanding and experience of Cloud Networking & Security (like Application Firewall, IPSec VPN, NAT, IPv6, remote access and various tunneling protocols) architectures
• Knowledge of server virtualization technologies like Xen, Linux containers, docker, etc.
• Demonstrate advanced experience with Java , C, C as well as strong experience with scripting languages such as Python, Perl, shell, etc.
• Strong understanding of I/O characteristics and storage systems.
• Strong troubleshooting and performance tuning skills.
• A background in multi-tenant service offering and concepts on Service Level Availability a strong plus

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.
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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