Senior Member of the Technical Staff-Public Cloud
Posted: December 11, 2016
Reference ID: 16001CMQ
Cloud Infrastructure Group (Seattle, WA)
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 compute, storage, networking,
database, security, and an ever expanding set of foundational cloud-based services.
We're looking for hands-on engineers with expertise and passion in solving difficult problems in
distributed systems, virtualized infrastructure, and highly available services. If this is you, at
Oracle you can design and build innovative new systems from the ground up. These are exciting
times in our space - we are growing fast, still at an early stage, and working on ambitious new
initiatives. An engineer at any level can have significant technical and business impact.
As a Principal Member of Technical Staff you will own the software design and development
for major components of Oracle's Cloud Infrastructure. You should be both a rock solid coder
and a distributed systems generalist, able to dive deep into any part of the stack and low level
systems, as well as design broad distributed system interactions. You should value simplicity and
scale, work comfortably in a collaborative, agile environment, and be excited to learn.
• 5 years experience delivering and operating large scale, highly available distributed
• Strong knowledge of C, C or Java, and experience with scripting languages such
as Python, Perl, etc.
• Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, operating systems, and distributed
• Working familiarity with networking protocols (TCP/IP, HTTP) and standard network
• Strong understanding of databases, NoSQL systems, storage and distributed persistence
• Strong troubleshooting and performance tuning skills.
• Experience building multi-tenant, virtualized infrastructure a strong plus.
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.