Oracle SRE, OCI Container Native Group in Menlo Park, California

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.

Site Reliability Engineering for OCI Container Native Group

We offer uniqueopportunities for smart, hands-on engineers with the expertise and passion tosolve difficult problems in distributed highly available services andvirtualized infrastructure. At every level, our engineers have asignificant technical and business impact designing and buildinginnovative new systems to power our customer s business criticalapplications.

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) combines the elasticity and utility of public cloud with the granular control, security, and predictability of on-premises infrastructure to deliver high-performance, high availability and cost-effective infrastructure services. OCI provides the flexibility to run the most demanding workloads, as well as less compute-intensive applications, in a secure and highly available cloud environment. Customers can self-service provision their infrastructure, through a unified web console, APIs, CLI or via industry standard tools such as Terraform and Chef. OCI's approach gives the customer choices for industry leading local NVME storage or elastic network block storage. We pride ourselves on providing consistent predictable performance with simple and cost effective pricing.

CNG (The Container Native Group) is the team within OCI responsible for:

Oracle Container Engine for Kubernetes

Oracle Docker/Container Registry Service

Soon to be released server-less computing platform

The Site reliability engineering (SRE) discipline in OCI incorporates the ethos of software engineering and applies it to large scale operations problems. As an SRE your primary goals are to create highly reliable and ultra-scalable software systems/services to manage the operations of our services.

A SRE will balance their time between

Software engineering tasks such as design and development of systems that increase our reliability, scalability and reduce operational overhead through automation.

Operations related work such as production issues and service on-call.

The ideal SRE candidate is proficient programmer who has large breadth of knowledge and experience including areas such as networking, internet protocols and Linux systems.

Our SREs are close partners with service owners in all aspects of service operations and ownership. We have a strong culture of innovation, collaboration and team work inspired by the DevOps philosophy.


Build services and tools that allow us to maintain excellent operational health of our services.

Scale systems sustainably through mechanisms such as easy to use tooling and automation. Work in concert with service developers to evolve systems/products for better scalability, reliability and development velocity.

Drives new runbooks to help reduce mean triage time of incidents. Prioritize and build software to replace high hit count runbooks.

Practice sustainable incident response and drive root case analysis.

Managing and triaging tickets. Driving prioritization and execution of work based on impact.

Work closely with other development teams across OCI to evolve OCI s culture of operational excellence. Report on service health and status in OCI wide forums.


BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field involving coding or equivalent practical experience

Experience building/maintaining software to be used in mission critical and high scale environments.

Proficient in one or multiple programming languages such as Go, Python, Java and Scala.

Understanding of Linux operating systems and Linux system administration

Experience automating repetitive tasks with scripting languages such as Python, Bash, and JavaScript

Systematic problem-solving approach, strong communication skills, a sense of ownership and drive

Deep understand do service metrics and alarms through the development of dashboards, service KPIs, alarming systems

Experience working in an operational environment with mission critical tier one services.

Strong sense of ownership and self-direction.

Job: *Product Development

Organization: *Oracle

Title: SRE, OCI Container Native Group

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 18000CE4