Software Developer 4
Santa Clara , California
February 08, 2017

Oracle ' s Public Cloud is hiring Senior Level Engineers

Software Engineer, Distributed Systems

Oracle Public Cloud delivers enterprise grade software defined elastic cloud infrastructure at global scale with IaaS, PaaS and SaaS that provides customers flexibility, agility and room for innovation while fitting more easily into the corporate governance structure, security and availability concerns written by thousands of internal developers and thousands of customers to provide the largest business automation cloud on the planet. The compute infrastructure that enables this innovation and value is evolving to fully embrace lights-out operations, single-click deploy to tens of thousands of nodes, and services that self-heal and self-optimize.

Oracle Public Cloud is building out our compute cloud service team to redefine the way we deliver, deploy, operate, secure, monitor, and repair our elastic cloud infrastructure at our data centers and the code that runs across them - at consumer web scale. We are looking to add experienced distributed systems engineers who can step up and own big chunks of that vision.

Some attributes of successful candidates
Eat, sleep, and breathe services. You have experience balancing feature delivery, and retirement of technical debt.
Familiarity with crash-only and recovery-oriented software design.
Excited by building reliable, self-healing services on unreliable hardware.
Experience designing, developing, debugging, and operating resilient distributed systems.
Capable of driving and delivering thin slices of functionality on a regular cadence with data-driven feedback loops.

6 years of development experience
Experience with Java and/or C in a Linux/UNIX environment
Experience with distributed services Zookeeper, Messaging Rabbit MQ or Kafka etc.
Knowledge of No SQL databases like Cassandra or Oracle NoSQL DB or CouchDB etc.
Experience with Resource Management or scheduling in cloud infrastructure is a plus.
Experience of Compute Virtualization is a plus
Expert knowledge developing, debugging, and maintaining Java, Scala, or Javascript code
Experience with Agile development methodology and Test-Driven Development

As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment screening process, prior to an offer being made. This will involve identity and employment verification, salary verification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).
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.

Please email your resume to for immediate consideration.
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.

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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