Principal Software Engineer
Location:
Seattle , Washington
Posted:
February 08, 2017
Reference:
170003IB
Principal Engineer - Bare Metal Cloud Platform Team
Cloud Infrastructure Group (Seattle, WA)
Oracle's Cloud Infrastructure team is building new Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) 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 compute, storage, networking, database, and security.

Oracle's Bare Metal Cloud Platform team is building a set of highly available and scalable platform, features and services offered by Oracle Public Cloud (OPC). There is a high level of integration required with other platform team services and features

You are a developer manager. You got to where you are by being great at building things. Now, you're building fewer things and managing more. Want to build great things again in a vibrant, smart, high energy team? Or, are you a very experienced developer looking for a role to have a bigger technical impact? We are looking for a Principal Engineer with cloud infrastructure experience to join our development team. The ideal candidate will be technically strong and must have an understanding of large-scale distributed systems (cloud-based environments). In addition, they will have a solid experience of taking a new major feature from start to release. This role will drive the technical aspects of our product definition, contribute to the product strategy of our solutions, and contribute to the development of next generation Platform system features for Oracle's IaaS cloud environment.

As a Principal Engineer you will be responsible for ensuring that our cloud infrastructure solutions are designed and built with the highest level of scalability in mind. You will partner with other development teams responsible for architecting, designing, and implementing solutions within a distributed computing environment. You will conduct threat modeling of systems under development, ensure systems are built to align with security, identity, metrics, search, and others in the design, development, and deployment of distributed systems.

You are part of the development team you will contribute to the creation of the Bare Metal Cloud Platform feature set.

These are exciting times in our space - we are growing fast, still at an early stage, and working on ambitious new initiatives.
Qualifications
• 5 years distributed cloud engineering experience in a software development environment
• Strong experience and detailed technical knowledge in PaaS engineering.
• Experience developing service-oriented architectures and web services security solutions
• Expertise in applying threat modeling or other risk identification techniques to developing security solutions
• Development experience in C, C and/or Java as well as scripting languages
• Experience working with other cloud platform teams and accommodating requirements from those teams (compute, networking, search, store).
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex information in a clear, concise manner to all audiences
• Comfortably in a collaborative, agile development environment.
Preferred Qualifications
• Deep understanding of object-oriented design and SDK development, specifically within a cloud environment
• Familiarity and understanding of distributed computing and cloud-based platforms.
• Understanding of cross-functional platform feature areas in cloud platforms.

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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