Senior System Administrator
Location:
Burlington , Massachusetts
Posted:
February 08, 2017
Reference:
17000389
Outstanding opportunity for a Systems Administrator / Systems Engineering professional to work in the Oracle Cloud for Industry (OCI) Global Business Unit. Candidate will join the team responsible for certification and acceptance of GBU applications targeted for OCI's global enterprise-class cloud infrastructure.

The successful candidate will thrive on being in the critical path and will value predictability, automation, and reliability. Candidate will be proactive, highly motivated, detail-oriented, possess outstanding communication skills and work well in an agile team environment.

The candidate should have a solid foundation in:
  • Windows and Linux operating systems
  • scripting (shell, PERL, Python)
  • automation technologies and scripting (Chef or Puppet)
  • security principles, and security implementations for: operating systems and networking
  • general networking principles, respective OS commands, and tools, needed for networking controller or device configuration and troubleshooting
  • general storage principles, respective OS commands, and tools, needed for storage controller or device configuration and troubleshooting
  • project management
This role will be responsible for activities inter-relating the GBU development teams, as well as the OCI production operations teams and located in our Burlington, MA office. In many ways, this will be a DevOps-related role with some structural differences from the typical DevOps jobs. The role will also be expected to manage a certain level of project tasks and coordination, as well as managing escalations. There will also be situations where no known previous solution for the issue will exist, and it will incumbent on this role to assist in resolving the issue.

Individual should hold at least ten years of related experience in a medium to large technology infrastructure environment. Individual should also hold a BS in Computer Science or a related field.

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:
Define, design, and implement network communications and solutions within a fast-paced, leading edge database/applications company.

Responsible for creating and implementing system enhancements that will improve the performance and reliability of the system. Manage the load configurations of a central data communication processor and make recommendations for purchase or upgrade of data networks. Works on significant and unique issues where analysis of situations or data consists of an evaluation of intangibles.

Individual should hold at least ten years of related experience in a medium to large network distributed and computing environment. Individual should hold a BS in Computer Science or related field.

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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