Senior Director of Engineering
Redwood City , California
October 19, 2016
This is for a senior management position in the Database Engine group. Strong technical knowledge of database systems internals, be proficient in basic concepts in database storage mechanisms and transaction management and a good understanding of existing RDBMS systems technologies is ideal.

Strong organizational skills and a demonstrated ability to successfully lead large-scale cross-team efforts. Around 15 years of experience including Management experience as well as experience as a strong individual technical contributor is ideal for this position, although we can make exceptions for candidates who are exceptionally strong in other respects.

A strong academic background with a BS/MS or PhD in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering is a plus.
Manage a team that designs, develops, troubleshoots and debugs software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.

As a Senior Director of the software engineering division, you will apply your extensive knowledge of software architecture to manage software development tasks associated with developing, debugging or designing software applications, operating systems and databases according to current and future design specifications. Build enhancements within an existing software architecture and envision improvements to the architecture.

Directs and ensures the implementation of operational policies through subordinate managers Interacts internally and externally with executive management involving negotiation of difficult matters to influence policy. Functional expertise and broad company knowledge. Demonstrated leadership and people management skills. Strong communication skills, analytical skills, thorough understanding of product development. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 8 or more 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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