Oracle Principal Offensive Security Engineer in Houston, Texas

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.

The Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) team can provide you theopportunity to build and operate a suite of massive scale, integrated cloudservices in a broadly distributed, multi-tenant cloud environment. OCI iscommitted to providing the best in cloud products that meet the needs of ourcustomers who are tackling some of the world s biggest challenges.

We offer unique opportunities for smart, hands-on engineers with theexpertise and passion to solve difficult problems in distributed highlyavailable services and virtualized infrastructure. At every level, ourengineers have a significant technical and business impact designing andbuilding innovative new systems to power our customer s business criticalapplications.

We're looking for hands-on cloudhackers with expertise and passion in identifying and exploiting complexsecurity problems in distributed, multi-tenant services andinfrastructure. Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) providesInfrastructure-as-a-Service. We operate distributed systems at a high scale,worldwide. These are the foundation of our cloud environment. Ourcustomers run their businesses on our cloud, and our mission is to provide themwith a best-in-class and ever-expanding set of cloud-based services.

Within OCI, the Offensive Securitygroup conducts penetration tests, hardware security research, and operates ourred team. We ensure the security of software and hardware that run our cloudinfrastructure, and strive to continuously improve our security stance. The OCI Offensive Security group works as a team. We don't try to fitpeople into predefined roles. We bring together the right people who canenhance the capability of the team, and build roles around the person's skillsand interests.

These are exciting times in ourspace. We are growing fast, still at an early stage and working onambitious new initiatives. A security-focused engineer at any level can havesignificant technical and business impact. Come shape the future of oneof the largest clouds on earth with us. Overall, OCI Offensive Securityteam performs a variety of work ranging from penetration testing, fuzzing,red-teaming and tool development. To get you excited, here is a list ofsome of the projects over the last year this team has worked on:

-{PS..0}->Big iron - ExaLogic, ExaData, UltraSPARC,InfiniBand

-{PS..1}->Firmware reverse engineering ofvarious hardware components

-{PS..2}->Developing custom fuzzing platformsfor code-coverage analysis

-{PS..3}->Several different hypervisors

-{PS..4}->Linux and Windows kernel modenon-sense

-{PS..5}->The list goes on and on!

Responsibilities

Some of our people have qualificationslike the ones listed below. Our ideal candidate is passionate aboutsecurity and furthering their knowledge every day. You enjoy diving intocomplex source code audits to reveal subtle security vulnerabilities, writingnew tools such as fuzzers in languages such as C/C , Python, Ruby, Go or Java,tearing apart an undocumented file format or network protocol and coming upwith novel techniques to solve unique and interesting security problems. Wehope you like working at scale as much as we do much as we do, because Oraclehas no shortage of it.

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience

  • 3 years of experience in vulnerability discovery / security engineering / application security

  • Emergent threat testing

  • Experience working in a large cloud or software company

  • Strong application/product/software security background

  • Ability to effectively assess and communicate risks and appropriate levels of urgency to management and engineering staff

  • Excellent organizational, verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to succeed through collaboration and working through internal and external organizations and individuals

  • Prior DevOps or continuous delivery and deployment experience

Some of oursenior people have qualifications like these:

  • Master's degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience

  • 7 years of experience in vulnerability discovery / security engineering / Application Security

  • Demonstrated history of vulnerability discovery (CVEs, etc.)

  • Extensive research or experience with multiple classes of security bugs

  • Conducting training / thought leadership / conference talks / publications

Oracle is an equal opportunityemployer. OCI empowers a diverse team, and we strive to involve as manyperspectives as possible in our innovation process. All applicants willreceive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion,sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability andprotected veterans status or any other characteristic other than merit.

Job: *Product Development

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Principal Offensive Security Engineer

Location: WA,Washington-Seattle

Requisition ID: 18001BHN

Other Locations: United States