Oracle Principal Engineer - OCI Platform in Seattle, Washington
Principal Engineer - OCI Platform
Principal Engineer – Cloud Infrastructure Platform Team
Cloud Infrastructure Group (Seattle, WA)
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.
Oracle’s Cloud Infrastructure team is building new Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) technologies that operate at high scale in a broadly distributed multi-tenant cloud environment. Our customers run their businesses on our cloud, and our mission is to provide them with best in class compute, storage, networking, database, and security.
Oracle’s Cloud Infrastructure team is building a set of highly available and scalable platform, features and services offered by Oracle Public Cloud (OPC). There is a high level of integration required with other platform team services and features
Want to build great things in a vibrant, smart, high energy team? Are you an experienced developer looking for a role to have a bigger technical impact? We are looking for a Principal Engineer with cloud experience to join our development team. The ideal candidate will be technically strong and must have an understanding of large-scale distributed systems (cloud-based environments). In addition, they will have a solid experience of taking a new major feature from start to release. This role will drive the technical aspects of our product definition, contribute to the product strategy of our solutions, and contribute to the development of next generation Platform system features for Oracle’s IaaS cloud environment.
As a Principal Engineer you will be responsible for ensuring that our cloud infrastructure solutions are designed and built with the highest level of scalability in mind. You will partner with other development teams responsible for architecting, designing, and implementing solutions within a distributed computing environment. You will conduct threat modeling of systems under development, ensure systems are built to align with security, identity, metrics, search, and others in the design, development, and deployment of distributed systems.
You are part of the development team you will contribute to the creation of the Bare Metal Cloud Platform feature set.
These are exciting times in our space - we are growing fast, still at an early stage, and working on ambitious new initiatives.
5 years distributed cloud engineering experience in a software development environment
Strong experience and detailed technical knowledge in PaaS engineering.
Experience developing service-oriented architectures and web services security solutions
Expertise in applying threat modeling or other risk identification techniques to developing security solutions
Development experience in C, C and/or Java as well as scripting languages
Experience working with other cloud platform teams and accommodating requirements from those teams (compute, networking, search, store).
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex information in a clear, concise manner to all audiences
Comfortably in a collaborative, agile development environment.
Deep understanding of object-oriented design and SDK development, specifically within a cloud environment
Familiarity and understanding of distributed computing and cloud-based platforms.
Understanding of cross-functional platform feature areas in cloud platforms.
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
Job Type: Regular Employee Hire