Sr. Software Engineer - Virtual Network - Control Plane
Location:
Santa Clara , California
Posted:
February 08, 2017
Reference:
170004AV
Are you interested in building large-scale distributed infrastructure for the cloud? Oracle's Cloud Infrastructure team is building new Infrastructure-as-a-Service technologies that operate at high scale in a broadly distributed multi-tenant cloud environment. Our customers run their businesses on our cloud, and our mission is to provide them with best in class, foundational cloud networking services.

http://cloud.oracle.com/compute

Our team owns a highly available cloud virtual network that delivers both software defined network (SDN) and virtual network features. We build distributed services that handle planning, provisioning, life cycle management and security of our customers' network infrastructure. We are reimagining the traditional planning, provisioning and life cycle management of network infrastructure by providing the flexibility and simplicity of a virtual network but with the manageability and control of a software defined network.

We are looking for hands-on engineers which expertise and passion in solving difficult problems in high-availability, virtualized networks, and network packet processing. This is an opportunity to build innovative solutions for our customers from the ground up. These are exciting times and our team is still young and growing fast, working on ambitious new initiatives. An engineer at any level can have significant technical and business impact.

As a Sr. Member of Technical Staff you will own the software design and development for major components of Oracle's Cloud Infrastructure. You should be both a rock solid coder and a distributed systems generalist, able to dive deep into any part of the stack and low-level systems, as well as design broad distributed system interactions. You should value simplicity and scale, work comfortably in a collaborative, agile environment, and be excited to learn.

Come build the state of the art IaaS network starting from the ground floor.

Basic Qualifications:

• 3 years of experience with systems/application development

• 2 years of experience with network programming

• Proficient at programming in C and experience with Python

• Proficient with data structures, algorithms, operating systems.

• Bachelors in computer science and Engineering or related engineering fields

Preferred Qualifications:

• Prior development experience with embedded C programming, network protocol implementation, or network packet process

• Masters / PhD degree in Computer Science or related engineering fields
Qualifications:
Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.

As a member of the software engineering division, you will assist in defining and developing software for tasks associated with the developing, debugging or designing of software applications or operating systems. Provide technical leadership to other software developers. Specify, design and implement modest changes to existing software architecture to meet changing needs.

Duties and tasks are varied and complex needing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. 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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