Oracle Software Developer 5 in Santa Clara, California
Software Developer 5
Senior Java Core Libraries Engineer
global team is responsible for the Java core libraries of the Java
Development Kit (JDK / OpenJDK), which include such areas as the Math
Compression (ZIP/JAR), Serialization, Regular Expressions, Networking
(HTTP, URI, etc), XML, Concurrency, & Classloaders. We provide a
large set of APIs, tools, and implementations of commonly used
algorithms, mechanisms, and protocols; these are the foundation of Java
currently have several new and exciting projects on our roadmap,
ranging from libraries support for proposed language features (Project
Valhalla, Project Amber) to foreign function support (Project Panama)
and Vector API, to modernizing existing implementations to leverage the
latest JDK features, among others.
are looking for a senior engineer to join our team of experts to take
Java to the next level. In addition to new feature work, job
responsibilities will include maintaining the existing code base, as
well as working with external developers on the OpenJDK, customers, and
partners on defects and RFE requests for future releases.
Qualifications / Experience:
M.S. or Ph.D. Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent degree.
15 years industry experience.
Will own and lead software architecture and development for major components in the Java Core Libraries / JDK
Requiresstrong experience with API design, code development, and debugging inmulti-platform environments (Linus, Windows, Mac, Solaris)
Strong on data structures, algorithms, performance tuning, threading and concurrency
Has kept abreast of new technology and trends
Strong on quality, including developing thorough tests for new or changed code
Proven ability on troubleshooting and debugging
Strongpreference in hands-on OpenJDK and Mercurial development experience;experience in development in open sourced projects another strong plus
Expert-level proficiency in Java and C, systems level programming and debugging skills
Hands-onexperience in distributed computing, concurrency programming,performance enhancements in a server environment, Java and nativeprocess management, algorithm design and implementation
Internal JVM knowledge a big plus.
Self driven and self motivated
Able to lead and mentor junior engineers
Must be able to multi-task among multiple assignments
Excellent critical thinking and decision making skills
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Confident presenter of concepts / ideas / solutions
The ability to influence with well developed persuasive arguments verbally and in writing
Anability to work under pressure and meet deadline requirementscomplimenting a proactive and flexible approach with a resilient andresults - orientated nature
Possessing exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.
As a member of the software engineering division, you will take an active role in the definition and evolution of standard practices and procedures. Define specifications for significant new projects and specify, design and develop software according to those specifications. You will perform professional software development tasks associated with the developing, designing and debugging of software applications or operating systems.
Provide leadership and expertise in the development of new products/services/processes, frequently operating at the leading edge of technology. Recommends and justifies major changes to existing products/services/processes. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 8 or more years of software engineering or related experience.
Job: Product Development
Location: US-CA,California-Santa Clara
Job Type: Regular Employee Hire