Oracle Senior Technical Support Engineer - Oracle Cloud and On-Premise (Linux /Virtualization) in Bucharest, Romania

Senior Technical Support Engineer - Oracle Cloud and On-Premise (Linux /Virtualization)

Preferred Qualifications

Department Description:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure combines

the elasticity and utility of public cloud with the granular control, security,

and predictability of on-premises infrastructure to deliver high-performance,

high availability and cost-effective infrastructure services.

This job is about supporting Oracle

Linux and Oracle VM mainly on Oracle's Cloud Infrastructure (OCI/OCI-C)

covering also IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, VPNaaS, Engineered Systems, Cloud at Customer

and on-premise systems.

Job Description:

This position is for remote customer

support of Oracle Linux, Oracle VM and VPNaaS products on Oracle Cloud and

on-premise. The team’s primary responsibility is to diagnose, debug and resolve

customer reported issues on Oracle Linux and Oracle VM family of products,

working in partnership with Cloud Operations team, customers, other support

teams and developers. The team members continually exercise and grow diverse

skills, as they deliver the highest quality support possible to customers.

The role requires working in

rotational shifts (night and day, early and late), including on weekends and

public holidays (weekend/holiday shift premium allowance may be offered) with

shifted week/weekend schemes.

Work location is Bucharest, Romania.

Required and desiredskills include:

  • 3 years of relevant industry work


  • Knowledge of Oracle Linux, RedHat,

CentOS, Ubuntu and/or other Linux platforms

  • Excellent knowledge of the Linux

OS internals, particularly networking

  • Experience managing and

troubleshooting Linux servers in production settings.

  • Experience diagnosing network

configuration issues and network performance.

  • Sound experience in network packet

analysis and troubleshooting

  • Knowledge and experience with

IPSec, SWAN, DHCP, NAT, IPv6, Firewall technologies (iptables)

  • Knowledge of routing protocols

(e.g. BGP, RIPv2, OSPF)

  • Excellent system-level debugging


  • Experience with Virtualization and

Cloud (Public or Private) Infrastructures.

  • Customer focused with a pro-active

and responsive approach

  • Strong written and verbal

communication skills in English

  • Strong analytical and

troubleshooting skills

  • Good customer interaction skills

  • Experience in Azure or AWS based

Cloud Architecture and migration is a plus

  • Experience working on remote

management systems like ILOM, IMM, DRAC etc. is a plus

  • Experience working in Linux

containers (Docker, LXC) and orchestration technologies (Kubernetes) is a plus

  • Experience working on OpenStack

technologies is a plus

Detailed Description and Job Requirements

As a member of the Support organization, your focus is to deliver post-sales support and solutions to the Oracle customer base while serving as an advocate for customer needs. This involves resolving post-sales non-technical customer inquiries via phone and electronic means, as well as, technical questions regarding the use of and troubleshooting for our Electronic Support Services. A primary point of contact for customers, you are responsible for facilitating customer relationships with Support and providing advice and assistance to internal Oracle employees on diverse customer situations and escalated issues.

As a Sr. Support Engineer, you will be the technical interface to customers, Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and Value-Added Resellers (VARs) for resolution of problems related to the installation, recommended maintenance and use of Oracle products. Have an understanding of all Oracle products in their competencies and in-depth knowledge of several products and/or platforms. Also, you should be highly experienced in multiple platforms and be able to complete assigned duties with minimal direction from management. In this position, you will routinely act independently while researching and developing solutions to customer issues.

Job duties are varied and complex utilizing independent judgment. May have project lead role. 4 years experience with Core products or five years experience with Applications products and have a technical degree i.e., BS Computer Science/Management Information Systems/Science/ Engineering/Math/Physics/Chemistry with a 3.0 GPA OR (for Applications) proven professional/ technical experience, i.e., demonstrating an understanding of Applications at a functional and technical level (preferably Oracle)

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, salaryverification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).

Job: Support

Location: RO-RO,Romania-Bucharest

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle