Oracle Cloud SRE Director - REMOTE in Chicago, Illinois

Manage a team that designs, develops, troubleshoots and debugs software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.

As a director of the software engineering division, you will apply your extensive knowledge of software architecture to manage software development tasks associated with developing, debugging or designing software applications, operating systems and databases according to provided design specifications. Build enhancements within an existing software architecture and envision future improvements to the architecture.

Assists in the development of short, medium, and long term plans to achieve strategic objectives. Regularly interacts across functional areas with senior management or executives to ensure unit objectives are met. Ability to influence thinking or gain acceptance of others in sensitive situations. Demonstrated leadership and people management skills. Strong communication skills, analytical skills, thorough understanding of product development. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 7 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.

*Cloud SRE Director *

LOCATION: REMOTE



NOTE: We are unable to provide visa sponsorship for this role at this time - no candidates requiring visa sponsorship will be considered.

The Oracle Food & Beverage Global Business Unit is seeking a Cloud SRE Director to lead a team that will solve complex problems related to cloud services and build automation to prevent problem recurrence. The right candidate will have experience with designing, writing, and deploying software to improve the availability, scalability, and efficiency of Cloud products and services. The candidate must be able to design, build, and maintain shared infrastructure and tools that will be used for cross-service management, monitoring, and deployment. In addition, the ability to design and develop architectures, standards, and methods for large-scale distributed systems will be an important function of the role.



Team Responsibilities

  • Facilitate service capacity planning and demand forecasting, software performance analysis, and system tuning

  • Use basic knowledge of cloud architecture to perform tasks associated with developing, debugging or designing cloud infrastructure and tools according to provided design specifications. Build enhancements within an existing service architecture

  • Partner with development teams in defining and implementing improvements in service architecture

  • Implement automation and orchestration for manual processes required to operate and deploy cloud services

  • Providing support during various operations such as deployment and general production

  • Creating secure custom code such as JavaScript, Java, HTML, CSS and C to automate operational tasks and enact self-healing routines

  • Contribute to the design and delivery of the mission critical stack, with focus on security, resiliency, scale, and performance

Qualifications

  • 10 years of proven experience in Cloud services

  • 5 years managing a team with relevant experience

  • Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration

  • Experience with automation/configuration management using either Puppet, Chef or an equivalent

  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services

  • Strong experience with SQL

  • Experience implementing, supporting, and building integrations with tools like Prometheus

  • A working understanding of code and script (PHP, Python, Perl and/or Ruby)

  • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available Cloud service

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or Engineering


Job: *Product Development

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Cloud SRE Director - REMOTE

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 18001GTW