"**Director of Software Development - Database Cloud Service****Preferred Qualifications**We are looking for a Software Development Director who will build and lead a team in the Oracle Database Cloud Service organization. This team builds the control plane for Database Cloud Service in DBaaS OCI. You should be comfortable with distributed systems, highly available architectures, microservices, Java technologies. Good Exadata knowledge is a plus. You should value simplicity and scale, work comfortably in a collaborative, agile environment, and be excited to learn. Your excellent judgment and strong communication skills will be invaluable when it comes to day to day Dev-OPS activities. Are you able to provide direction and structure for your teams? Do you enjoy mentoring engineers? Are you able to take feedback and learn from engineers and leaders across a large organization? Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment, and want to be an integral part of a truly great team? Come join us!**Required Qualifications:****Bachelors or Master's degree in Computer Science or related field****8 years of experience in leading teams****15 years of experience in Software Development LifeCycle****Experience with building teams, onboarding new engineers and ongoing performance management****4 years of using Agile Methodologies****Excellent organizational, verbal, and written communication skills****Excellent judgment to influence product roadmap direction, features, and priorities****Excellent organizational, verbal, and written communication skills****Detailed Description and Job Requirements**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 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.****Job:** Product Development**Location:** US-CA,California-Santa Clara**Job Type:** Regular Employee Hire**Organization:** Oracle"