Oracle Director, Network Systems Development in Redwood City, California

Director, Network Systems Development

Preferred Qualifications

Are you interested in building large-scale distributed networking solutions for the cloud?

Customers always want higher availability, more bandwidth, greater network security, less network latency, less network jitter, and lower overall cost. We are reimagining the traditional planning, provisioning, and life cycle by creating SDN services that allow customers to connect their on-premises networks, data center networks, and/or other networks via enterprise-grade links to Oracle’s cloud. Customers can then access dozens of leading PaaS and IaaS services that span database, Java, integration, analytics, compute, and storage. At its core, our SDN services provide customers with rapid configuration, pay-as-you go pricing, and seamless scalability.

We are looking for a Leaders to build services that comprehensively model, provision, secure, scale and operate OPC networks. Network engineers will use the network automation to represent arbitrarily complex datacenter networks and subsequently build, interconnect and scale these networks. Network Operations will be able to centrally administer OPC's networks and automate responses to common operational problems using the network automation API. OPC service teams will be able to augment the rich data provided by the network automation to enable new scenarios.

Mandatory Qualifications:

  • 15 years’ experience working in a large ISP or cloud provider environment & several years leading, building and managing teams.

  • Strong exposure to commodity Ethernet hardware, Juniper and Cisco routers & switches

  • Protocol experience with BGP/OSPF/IS-IS, MPLS, RSVP/LDP, GRE, IPsec, IPv4, & IPv6.

  • Extensive experience with scripting or automation and datacenter design – Python preferred, but must demonstrate expertise in a scripting or compiled language

  • Experience with network security architecture, engineering and/or operations at scale – DDOS prevention/scrubbing, Firewalls, NIDS, & ACLs

  • Experience with network monitoring and telemetry solutions

  • Excellent organizational, verbal, and written communication skills

  • Excellent judgment in influence for product roadmap direction, features, and priorities

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with embedded or real-time operating systems

  • Experience with network configuration management

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 veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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 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.

Job: Product Development

Location: US-WA,Washington-Bellevue

Other Locations: US-WA,Washington-Seattle, US-CA,California-Redwood City

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle