Software Development Snr Manager
Redwood City , California
January 20, 2017
Linux Kernel - Infiniband
We're looking for experienced kernel and networking engineers to join our Infiniband team. The Oracle Linux IB team works with device drivers and upper-layer protocols of the Openfabrics stack. Infiniband and RDMA are key to the performance of Oracle's engineered systems, enabling the blazing fast performance of our flagship Exadata engineered system. You'll be working with cutting edge software and hardware in a creative and technology-driven team. Oracle has a long commitment to Infiniband and RDMA-enabling technologies,
starting with the first Exadata engineered systems and the Reliable Datagram Sockets (RDS) work. The RDS protocol was invented by Oracle to take advantage of reliable data connections on IB fabrics, and contributed to the Linux kernel in 2009. Today , IB is used to interconnect databases, share cache fusion, and access high performance storage for high performance database workloads.
An ideal candidate for this role will have experience working with RDMA and SRIOV, as well as a general knowledge and passion for networking and direct-hardware interface. You wil be working with the Openfabrics stack, on both bare-metal and virtualized systems, and developing and evaluating cutting-edge virtualization technologies. Deep understanding of Linux is a plus, but driver/kernel development on any *nix kernel, such as Solaris, LDOMS, are also transferable
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.

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