Senior Cloud Software Development Engineer

  • Company: Oracle
  • Posted: November 29, 2016
  • Reference ID: 16001AZE
Software Development Engineer - Oracle Public Cloud, Infrastructure-as-a-Service
Cloud Infrastructure Group (Seattle, WA)

Oracle's Cloud Infrastructure Group 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. This role will be based out of Oracle's downtown Seattle Offices.

We are looking for an experienced Software Development Engineer with cloud services experience to join the Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) team. Our CI/CD system must empower engineers to quickly build, deploy and test application code changes through a release pipeline that spans various test environments to production. In this role, you will need to collaborate with the development teams to determine the technical challenges we need to solve from a CI/CD infrastructure, tools and frameworks perspective. You will be responsible for defining, designing, implementing and supporting software solutions to address these CI/CD challenges. Through this work, you will play a key role in increasing the velocity and quality of code releases through the product development lifecycle across all development teams.

As an ideal candidate, you will have an understanding of large-scale distributed systems (cloud-based environments), posses the technical ability to identify and break down challenging technical problems, as well as design and implement solutions to those problems. In addition, you are passionate about improving engineering efficiency and developing a technical breadth of how we build, test and deliver our IaaS solution. You are results driven and thrive in an environment that is agile, collaborative and in start-up mode, even when faced with ambiguity. You are excited to utilize your in-depth knowledge of delivering complex services and expertise in hands on software to create an engineering environment that embodies the best development and testing practices for delivering a high quality service.

These are exciting times in our space - we are growing fast, still at an early stage, and working on ambitious new initiatives. If you are passionate about taking ownership of big technical challenges and producing software solutions that have broad, significant impacts - come join our team!

Min Qualifications
• BS in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical experience
• 5 years experience as a software development engineer

Preferred Qualifications
• Excellent coding skills in Python and/or Java
• Front end web development and design in modern web technologies is a plus (HTML 5, CSS, Javascript, JSP)
• Understanding of distributed systems, and service-oriented architectures
• Understanding of common dev/test approaches and concepts
• Experience with container based development (e.g. Docker, RKT )
• Experience with continuous deployment tools (e.g. Teamcity, Jenkins)
• Experience with build systems and source code management (e.g. Maven, Bazel, GIT)
• Working experience within a Linux and OS X based environment
• Working knowledge of relational DB's (MySQL, PostgreSQL, etc)
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex information in a clear, concise manner to all audiences
Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.

As a member of the software engineering division, you will assist in defining and developing software for tasks associated with the developing, debugging or designing of software applications or operating systems. Provide technical leadership to other software developers. Specify, design and implement modest changes to existing software architecture to meet changing needs.

Duties and tasks are varied and complex needing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 4 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.

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