Oracle Principal Network Engineer - Oracle Data Cloud in Cambridge, United Kingdom
Principal Network Engineer - Oracle Data Cloud
The digital age
has unleashed limitless potential. Skyrocketing connections are forever
transforming how we work, play and live. To thrive in this emerging world,
businesses need to go beyond bolting on new digital tools.
At Oracle, we are
changing the world by leading a digital transformation! We help our 400,000
customers in more than 145 countries to go beyond developing digital potential
to using it to achieve, grow and compete; to think, act and be Business
We doit by delivering innovative services that let them do more, know more and spendless.
Weintegrate every layer of the technology stack to speed time to value, maximizeperformance and minimise cost.
And,we commit to meeting the needs of our customers and ensuring their successthrough their journey.
You want to change the world too, don’t you?
So what are you
waiting for? Join our ODC (Oracle Data Cloud) team! We’re looking for a Principal
Network Engineer to join our Cambridge office in UK!
ODC (Oracle Data Cloud) Context team is a Technology
leader in search and contextual analysis in Digital Advertising. We provide
editorial and advertising solutions to major on-line publishers and advertising
agencies. Where a busy platform may
handle a million requests a day, our servers handle that many requests in a
fraction of a second. Our global
footprint gives us a highly efficient, low-latency ability to deliver to our
This is an
opportunity to join a fast growing business, and be part of the core technical
team pushing the boundaries of what is possible to provide high performance web
services to meet the needs of on-line publishers and advertisers today.
As a member of the Infrastructure team, you
will be focusing on Cloud and Physical networking. You will play a key role as
one of the primary owners of our cloud infrastructure, providing high-speed,
low-latency, network connectivity for Oracle Data Cloud (ODC) products across a
global platform. You will be at the forefront of supporting and designing our
next-generation hybrid 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 in support of our product development
teams and to our entire enterprise.
As a member of the Oracle Data Cloud, you
would be at the forefront of innovating and deploying the technologies that
make the ODC work. Multi-cloud experience is essential, as is a curious and
innovative mindset as we scale our global business into new regions and
customers daily. We work hard, but work hard at keeping a work-life balance
too. This team believes in teamwork, fun, and an atmosphere of camaraderie and
Provide core administration anddelivery tasks around all aspects of the ODC public /private cloudinfrastructure, with a focus on networking
Work with Infrastructure Coreteam members as well as other development teams to drive continual improvementof our on-premise and cloud capabilities
Working for the DeploymentDirector to manage and scale the business’s network infrastructure
Monitoring and tuning ofnetwork infrastructure to deliver performance and high reliability
Specification, selection,installation and configuration of new equipment / requirements
Responding to issues andincidents and taking through to a resolution
Acting as a technical SME(Subject Matter Expert) for Networks
Collaborate with colleaguesacross the ODC to help facilitate innovative problem-solving and processes
Driving continuous improvementinitiative to improve existing IT Infrastructure and the ways of working
Supporting and leading lessexperienced members of the team
Improving existing processesand knowledge base
Maintain and enhancecurrent/future enterprise cloud networks and other infrastructure
Coordinate with security andnetwork teams to provide a secure delivery platform
Evaluate emerging technologiesfor feasibility and integration analysis
] Network systems analyst will bean integral member of ODC (Oracle Data Cloud) and the ideal candidate willhave:
Essentialskills / experience
Min 3 years Networkadministration experience
Network systems - Loadbalancing, switching, routing, firewalls, security advantageous
Experience with BGP and OSPFrouting protocols
Experience designing, buildingand operating Network in Cloud environments
Administration / troubleshootingmulti-cloud networks, datacenters, and network tools (especially using andmaintaining Cisco and Juniper JunOS)
Amazon Web Services (AWS)networking – VPC design, Security Group/nACL configuration
Amazon Web Services (AWS) -knowledge of EC2, VPC Architecture (Security Groups/ACLs, Subnets, RoutingTables, etc), Storage concepts (EBS/S3/Glacier), Multi-region/Multi-AZ zerodowntime architecture, and ‘cloud optimized’ infrastructure
Preferredskills / experience
Experience supportinginfrastructure in a DevOps environment
Scripting and automation tools- Python, Ruby, Puppet, Terraform, Chef, Ansible or other configurationmanagement
CNI implementations forKubernetes, e.g Calico/Weave
Certification(s) in Networkingor Cloud Technologies preferred
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Detailed Description and Job Requirements
Define, design, and implement network communications and solutions within a fast-paced, leading edge database/applications company.
Responsible for creating and implementing system enhancements that will improve the performance and reliablility of the system. Manage the load configurations of a central data communication processor and make recommendations for purchase or upgrade of data networks. Coordinate terminal orders and cable installation, network system planning, upgrading, monitoring, testing, and servicing. Approves action requests and specifies purchase requisitions. Negotiates and places orders with common carriers. May play a team leader role for developing System Administrators.
Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Eight years of related experience in a medium to large network distributed and computing environment. BS in Computer Science or related field.
As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to successfully complete a pre-employment screening process. This will involve identity and employment verification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).
Job: Information Technology
Location: GB-GB, UK-Cambridge
Job Type: Regular Employee Hire
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