Oracle Master Principal Sales Consultant in Pleasanton, California

Provides direction and specialist knowledge in applying the technology/application to client business. Facilitation of customer product/application understanding through presentations demonstrations and benchmarks; provision of support throughout the sell.

As a Master Principal Sales Consultant you will be responsible as the expert for formulating and leading presales technical / functional support activity to prospective clients and customers while ensuring customer satisfaction. Acts as a technical resource and mentor for less experienced Sales Consultants. Focuses on large or complex sales opportunities that need creative and complex solutions. Develops productivity tools and training for other Sales Consultants. Develops and delivers outstanding Oracle presentations and demonstrations. Leads any and all aspects of the technical sales process. Advises internal and external clients on overall architect solutions.

Acknowledged authority within the Corporation. Acts as a leader of large-scale company initiatives. Viewed by peers as a leader and top contributor and by line management as a key business partner. 3 years vendor (sales and marketing) experience. 7 years business experience with relevant computer applications or database/tools. Ability to implement the most advanced product features. Thorough knowledge of system and application design. In depth knowledge of competitors. Demonstrated project management skills. Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills: needs analysis, positioning, business justification, closing techniques. Ability to persuade others through presentations, demonstrations, and written communication. Ability to travel as needed. BA/BS degree or equivalent, advanced degree highly desirable.

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 Cloud Security Architect_

Oracle is seeking a pre-sales cloud security architect to support our North American security sales team.

We are seeking an individual with deep expertise in cloud security and its role across SaaS, PaaS and IaaS.

You will work with Oracle customers to architect security solutions supporting their transition to a hybrid cloud architecture. You will help fortune 100 clients ensure they have a secure path to the cloud, working with IT Directors and C-level executives.

_As an Oracle Cloud Security Architect you will be responsible for:_

  • Pursuing excellence relentlessly, believing that security can be woven simply and seamlessly into every layer of the application spectrum

  • Perform cloud security architecture reviews to assess security implications for the introduction of new or differing technologies within the environment

  • Provide recommendations regarding security requirements and mitigations for securing business use cases with a defense in depth approach

  • Articulate the potential of the cloud and provide expert level cloud security architectural design guidance so that customers realize a secure posture for their cloud strategy

  • Serve as the subject matter expert and thought leader in technical areas related to cloud deployments and associated platforms

  • Facilitate security architect reviews across all layers of the cloud

  • Engage with customers to understand their business drivers, discover enterprise challenges, assess application portfolios, design reliable and cost-effective hybrid cloud infrastructures, create transition plans, and develop business cases to justify cloud architecture efforts

  • Build enterprise application migration strategies

  • Ensure architecture related processes and standards are followed

  • Pre-sale activities with Oracle customer prospects (on-site and remotely) related to service enrollment and adoption, including

o Detailed discussions of service offerings

o Understanding of integration with SaaS/IaaS/PaaS offerings and capabilities

o Discussions on licensing, pricing and value proposition of product in marketplace

o Ability to relate and communicate good security practices with customers using industry best practices in cloud security

  • Provide expert assistance for Oracle service end users, including

o Understanding and operating service features and functionality

o Understanding customer's usage of other vendor SaaS offerings

o Troubleshooting service interactions with other SaaS offerings

o Explaining complex topics and interactions directly with customers

  • Works directly with and as core engineering team within Oracle, including

o Providing expert-level feedback on product features and enhancements

o Understanding of application component technologies and solutions, both off-the-shelf and proprietary

o Interacting with Oracle Development for application development and operations

o Developing/assisting with point solution and proof-of-concept application enhancements

o Updating or expanding on existing application features with engineering for product improvement

o Documenting work for support of ongoing engineering and customer activities

o Working with continuous deployment technologies such as patch automation, scripting, and performance/load testing tools

_Experience & Skills:_

  • College degree in computer science (MS/BS in Computer Science/Information Technology or related discipline)

  • 4 years of hands-on experience architecting, designing and deploying scalable, multi-tenant public, private, or hybrid cloud solutions

  • Highly proficient with information security terms, technologies and frameworks such as LDAP/AD/SSO/SAML/NOSQL/REST etc.

  • Experience with cloud services including Amazon Web Services, Salesforce, Box, Office365, ServiceNow, Oracle Public Cloud, Microsoft Azure, or another related Cloud providers

  • Development experience using Java and Python, application security, and databases

  • Previously experience working in a fast-paced environment, handling multiple priorities

  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and multi-tasking skills

  • Proficient with productivity applications (i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Open Office, etc.)

  • Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills including presentation delivery

  • Strong interpersonal skills, both written and verbal

  • Proven ability to communicate with individuals at all levels of an organization

  • Demonstrated systematic troubleshooting methods

  • Understanding of data flows, data architecture, ETL and processing of structured and unstructured data

  • Strong understanding of cloud computing architecture, technical design and implementations, including Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS) delivery models

  • Practical knowledge of the end-to-end information technology (IT) process, including architecture, design & engineering, implementation, and operations in a secure development lifecycle waterfall, agile and continuous delivery model

  • Adeptness with information security standards (e.g., ISO 17799/27002, etc.), rules and regulations related to information security and data protection, and Cloud Security Alliance best practices and guidelines

  • Industry certifications include: IT security (e.g., CISSP) or Cloud Security-related certifications (e.g., CCSK, Certified Cloud Professional/Architect, etc.)

  • Familiarity with PCI, SOX and other compliance standards.

  • Strong ability to present complex concepts to management, team members, and non-technical audiences

  • Demonstrated ability to be a thought-leader in a team environment

Contact: Anita Filip | Principal Talent Advisor

Job: *Pre Sales

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Master Principal Sales Consultant

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 18000P2R