Oracle Software Developer 5 in Charleston, South Carolina

Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.

As a member of the software engineering division, you will take an active role in the definition and evolution of standard practices and procedures. Define specifications for significant new projects and specify, design and develop software according to those specifications. You will perform professional software development tasks associated with the developing, designing and debugging of software applications or operating systems.

Provide leadership and expertise in the development of new products/services/processes, frequently operating at the leading edge of technology. Recommends and justifies major changes to existing products/services/processes. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 8 or more 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.

Job Description

Section One is at the center of innovation for Oracle and our vision is to capture the imagination of potential buyers through compelling visualizations and creative demonstrations that highlight the possibilities with Oracle products. The Demo Engineering team within Section One brings transformative business ideas to life through working applications that highlight Oracle products and the many ways they can improve the workplace.

We are looking for ambitious, self-motivated architects to help us solve some of the most difficult and challenging technology problems. This position will make use of most of the Oracle Cloud offerings along with popular industry products to produce exciting demonstrations that prove the power of Oracle software. Ideal candidates will be familiar with Oracle products and know a host of industry tools from an architectural and development point of view; they will love technology, exploring new ideas and methods, and are energized by new, state-of-the-art challenges.

The Role:

Section One is looking for a talented Software Architect who can drive solutions to complex scenarios involving Oracle cloud products. The ideal candidate will work with storytellers, UX Designers, Imangineers, and Software Developers to create frictionless experiences for all users of our vast library of demonstrations. They will also drive system and product changes through a cohesive, holistic approach to our product usability. This team is the first one to see new products and so is in a unique position to influence future direction. This is a significant opportunity to be part of an exciting new initiative with significant potential for growth and cross-division impact.


  • Rapidly architect and create prototypes and demonstrations that can run on the Oracle Cloud platform

  • Define standard approaches to a fast-changing technical environment

  • Grasp complex architectures easily, be able to rationalize and simplify them

  • Maintain a user-centered design approach as you tackle complex design patterns

  • Balance great architecture and efficient development with business goals meeting tight deadlines

  • Collaborate with salespeople, product managers and internal Section One stakeholders to architect enterprise business scenarios, and then translate those architectures into compelling reproducible design patterns

  • Understand Oracle Cloud products and their road maps

  • Understand applicable industry products that can be utilized to enhance demonstrations

  • Understand the various roles users play when reviewing or utilizing Oracle Cloud products

  • Have a keen sense of modern architectural principles and best practices and be able to meld those, along with Oracle products, into a seamless, believable, and exciting demonstration

  • Help improve and standardize our software development practices

  • Be an evangelist for product changes that will improve the customer experience

Required Skills:

  • At least 15 years in the software industry; at least 5 years in architecture; and at least 5 years in cloud technologies

  • At least a BS in computer science or (strongly) related area; prefer a graduate degree in a related area

  • Strong grasp of various cloud technologies:

o Data (Databases, big data, autonomous processing)

o Application development (Java, Mobile, Bots, APIs, Containers, Microservices, Messaging, etc.)

o Operational Tools (monitoring, performance analysis, analytics)

o Security (Identity Management, Compliance, Monitoring, SSO, Integration)

o Integration (Cloud, Data, IoT, APIs, Automation, SOA)

o Languages (Java, JavaScript, Perl, Python, C , OJET, Node.js, HTML5, Shell, etc.)

  • Clear understanding of industry technologies and trends

  • Professional level communication and presentation skills

  • Complete confidence in the ability to solve any (software) technical scenario

  • Flexibility in a quickly changing and agile environment

Job: *Product Development

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Software Developer 5

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 18001A29

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