Sr. Cloud Systems Engineer- Oracle Data Cloud
Westminster , Colorado
January 27, 2017
As a member of the Cloud Services team, you will work as a one of our Cloud Automation Engineers. You will play a key role in the design, development, and deployment of our cloud infrastructure, automation, and services used to build and manage our ODC products, both on-premise and in the public cloud. You will be at the forefront of supporting and designing our next generation infrastructure and applications. Using industry best practices and innovative approaches, you and your team will aim to provide high-performance, scalable, secure, and resilient systems to enable the product development teams and their big data products and services


  • Design, build and maintain to support cloud delivery
  • Develop maintainable, reusable software components for the management of cloud infrastructure
  • Work hand in hand with development teams to drive continual improvement of our cloud capabilities, help facilitate solutions, and maximize resource utilization
  • Collaborate with colleagues across Cloud Infrastructure Services to help facilitate innovative solutions
  • Coordinate with security and network teams to provide a robust infrastructure platform
  • Evaluate emerging technologies for feasibility and integration analysis

Skills & Qualifications

  • Expert level Linux Administration (RHEL/OEL.Ubuntu)
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) services
  • Knowledge of AWS Data Platforms (Redshift, RDS, etc)
  • Orchestration and Configuration Management tools (Puppet, Chef, etc)
  • Strong infrastructure automation skills in multiple programming languages (Python preferred)
  • Experience in managing infrastructure/applications build on "Big Data" technologies (Hadoop, EMR, Spark, or Qubole) and web-based services a plus
  • Supporting and enabling software development in a DevOps environment
  • Source code control systems: Git, Subversion
  • Experience with logging and monitoring technologies
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies such as Scrum and Kanban

Desired Attributes

  • Demonstrated experience developing frameworks for automated provisioning, configuration and deployment of systems into a large scale product environment
  • Strong background in scripting/programming languages: Bash, Java, Python
  • Ability to take part in a periodic on-call rotation
  • Drive to continually innovate and improve product quality as well as group efficiency
  • Strong aptitude towards rigorous testing and validation of work
  • Certification(s) in Linux administration (any distribution) and/or AWS is preferred
  • Experience developing and implementing REST APIs to define application interfaces and boundaries preferred
  • Experience working in Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Deployment (CD) environments
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic, multi-tasked environment
  • Accomplish tasks with minimal supervision and direction
  • Outstanding customer service and communications skills (written and verbal)

Be a part of the E-Business Suite success story. Work with Oracle*s world class technology to develop, implement, and support Oracle*s global infrastructure.

Work closely with Oracle*s internal business and development teams to drive the technical/functional global implementation of Oracle*s applications internally. The main responsibilities may include: Manage all aspects of internal deployment projects and work closely with the internal teams on status, issues and communications. Define business specifications with the internal user community for the global deployment of the application. Define and drive business specifications for product and component integration points. Map standard application functionality to global/local business specifications. Manage product gaps from business specifications to product enhancement and/or business process change. Gather specifications and drive solutions from a global perspective across the e-Business Suite. Define product enhancements to drive solutions across the e-Business Suite for all customers. Manage product setup definition and configuration along with internal business process teams. Manage all aspect of product rollout and coordination with internal teams. Define specifications for data migration from legacy systems into newer applications. Define specifications for data interfaces between applications for product rollouts. Manage user acceptance testing and transfer of information to internal teams. Provide technical support for implemented applications; diagnosing and reporting bugs, applying patches and upgrades as needed. Establish priorities for feasibility studies, systems design and implementation to develop new and/or modify the company*s information processing systems. Coordinate with functional departments involved to collect system specifications, techniques, and controls. Interact with senior management within Product Development, Business organizations and Global IT.

Duties and tasks are standard with some variation. Completes own role largely independently within defined policies and procedures. 2-4 years of related experience in a medium to large network distributed and computing environment. BS or equivalent experience in programming on enterprise or department servers or systems.

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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