Software Development Snr Manager
Redwood City , California
January 02, 2017
Our team develops, delivers, and supports Oracle Linux, Oracle OpenStack, and related open source technologies

Looking for a highly self-motiviated development manager to manage various projects that enhance our Oracle Linux offering. This would involve
prioritizing bugs, fixing Linux distro package issues (userspace), working on enhancement requests, understanding next gen cloud requirements, etc. You would be responsible for growing the team as needed, be hands-on, and have a good grasp of the technology and how customers use our products. You would also need to understand and allocate the system resources needed to work on projects.

Location: Redwood Shores, CA

- BS degree in CS, EE, or equivalent
- 8 years industry experience
- experience developing products on Linux
- experience with patching distro package code
- experience using Linux as a user
- system level background
- skilled in C, Java, Python, scripting, rpm packaging
- experience managing people
- able to promote teamwork
- able to work with and manage a global team
- able to quickly get up to speed, self-starter and self-learner
- detail oriented and analytical mind
- excellent communication skills
Manage a team that designs, develops, troubleshoots and debugs software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.

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

Manages and controls activities in multi-functional areas of sections. Ensures appropriate operational planning is effectively executed to meet Corporate specifications. 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. 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.

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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