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Oracle Principal Network Engineer in Indianapolis, Indiana

As part of the Network Services team within Oracle's Global Information Technology organization, you will be responsible for the delivery of IT services to Oracle's businesses worldwide, these services include the management and delivery of network infrastructure.

Maintain (and monitor) records of equipment failure and liaise with engineers and suppliers as necessary - and recommend / implement changes to procedures and practices. Escalate client problems according to established procedures but exercising judgment in the process. Manage the network using network management tools, analyze network performance and recommend / implement network enhancements. Analyze network performance to ensure adequate bandwidth for business needs - and implement changes as appropriate. Working closely with 'global' network team / development recommend enhancements to the network infrastructure, and enhance proactive network management tool set. Troubleshoot network problems on the campus network, remote locations and the Irish wide area network though to resolution exercising independent judgment and creativity. Perform Project Engineering including specification definition, design of solution in compliance with corporate standards, implementation, testing through to production. Respond to monitor alarms to identify the root cause of an outage and coordinate the corrective action in a timely fashion. Provide technical and product leadership to management and contribute to Global IT policy. Provide on-call support services as needed and lead others in complex situations.

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. 8 years relevant work experience and degree/diploma in computer science or IT discipline.

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.

Oracle is an Affirmative Action-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, protected veterans status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Position overview:

The Principal Network Engineer position will join the current Oracle - Netsuite Network Engineering team in architecting, designing and automating both cloud and traditional data center networks. The position is multifaceted with the breakdown as follows.

Network Architecture and Design (40%)

Network automation (40%)

Network optimization and support (10%)

Document and maintain Datacenter network topologies. (10%)


Architect and design new solutions for our data center LAN and WAN. Identify, design and implement solutions for existing data center networks

Design and build cloud networks in a scalable and automated way

Design and build tools for network automation in both traditional data center and cloud

Troubleshooting and resolve network problems. Ability to quickly identify and resolve problems arising from network congestion, and other network abnormalities

Participation in an escalation support rotation


Required qualities: Integrity, dedication, attention to detail, deliver results on time, goal oriented, self-motivated, team player

University degree in computer science / engineering or equivalent field of study preferred

8 years of experience in architecting complex LAN, WAN and security solutions with a focus on highly scalable and available networks.

2 years of experience deploying networks within a public cloud environment

Expert experience with Python. Bash experience a plus.

Practical experience working within a development workflow

Advanced level experience with core data center networking technologies including multi-stage fabrics, overlays and advanced routing concepts.

Advanced level experience with firewall and VPN technologies.

Advanced Linux skills

Experience with datacenter maintenance processes and practices

Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Strong problem-solving skills, with proficiency in diagnostic and resolution

Job: *Information Technology

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Principal Network Engineer

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 190019A8