Oracle Principal Embedded Systems Software Development Engineer in Seattle, Washington

Principal Embedded Systems Software Development Engineer

Preferred Qualifications

The Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) team can provide you the opportunity to build and operate a suite of massive scale, integrated cloud services in a broadly distributed, multi-tenant cloud environment. OCI is committed to providing the best in cloud products that meet the needs of our customers who are tackling some of the world’s biggest challenges.

We offer unique opportunities for smart, hands-on engineers with the expertise and passion to solve difficult problems in distributed highly available services and virtualized infrastructure. At every level, our engineers have a significant technical and business impact designing and building innovative new systems to power our customer’s business critical applications.

Are you interested in building large-scale cloud infrastructure

from the hardware up? Oracle's Cloud Infrastructure team is building an

Infrastructure-as-a-Service platform that operates at high scale in a broadly

distributed multi-tenant cloud environment. The largest names in technology and

global business choose Oracle because we provide best in class end-to-end

integrated compute, storage, networking, database, security, and an

ever-expanding set of foundational cloud-based services.

Department Description:

Position Overview:

We are assembling an elite

software development team with the expertise and passion for solving

challenging, unique problems in a distributed multi-tenant architecture. You

will use your knowledge and creativity to design and build innovative new

systems from the ground up. An engineer at any level can have significant

technical and business impact across the platform and company while working

alongside some of the first developers of cloud services.

Our team shares the pace, the

growth, the execution, the iterative improvements and culture of a startup

without many of the risks. We have a $5B R&D investment annually to ensure

we have the coolest, most innovative cloud offerings on the planet. Our platform

is the top priority at Oracle and is viewed as the biggest project in the

history of the company. Come help us build the next generation of cloud

capabilities that leverages the industry’s #1 database and application



As a PrincipalEmbedded Systems Software Development Engineer you will be working

closely with software engineers from the various cloud service, hardware and

Operating Systems teams to build secure, performance oriented services and

infrastructure that are fundamentally sound and efficient. Your influence over

the design of the full system architecture is critical. Intellectual

curiosity and an excitement for solving complex problems of massive systems is

a must. You should value simplicity and usability as well as security and work

comfortably in a collaborative, agile environment.

Candidate Profile:

  • Strong experience with

embedded hardware or networking gear.

  • Strong experience

with Linux systems development and debugging.

  • Strong experience with

Linux internals (kernel, shell, client-server protocols, threads, processes,

file systems, memory management)

  • Experience with firmware

and bootloaders. Projects like Uboot, Coreboot, EFI/UEFI, Grub.

  • Knowledge of C, and

experience with languages such as C , Python, Java, Go, Perl, etc.

  • Experience with ARM,

or MIPs and embedded systems.

  • Experience troubleshooting

and performance tuning kernel and hardware platforms.

  • Experience with high

speed networking.

Top 3 skill sets /technologies in the ideal candidate:

  1. Embedded hardware and

firmware experience

  1. Deep understanding of


  1. Experience in an Agile /

extremely fast paced environment

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. You will be responsible for defining and developing software for tasks associated with the developing, designing and debugging of software applications or operating systems.

Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. 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-Seattle

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle