Oracle Principal Software Engineer in Seattle, Washington

Principal Software 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 a strong software development leader with a passion for building cloud services and distributed systems at scale?

As a Principal Software Engineer on the Marketplace team, you will help lead our development efforts as we build the technology platform that will act as the central marketplace for our cloud’s software offerings. You will be a core contributor on a team of software engineers working to grow and scale our service.

The Marketplace team will be responsible for building the services where our customers will go to purchase pre-configured software installations on the platform of their choice. The challenges here are across the entire stack, from back-end distributed services operating at cloud scale, to e-commerce transactions, to the actual web apps that users interact with. This is the perfect role for someone experienced in writing code across an entire stack, especially in a start-up style environment.

As a principal software engineer on this team, your responsibilities will include leading system design of major features and services, mentoring other engineers, writing high quality code at a high rate of speed, improving the extent of our code coverage and the automation of our testing and deployments.

Basic Qualifications

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline

  • 8 years of software development experience

  • 3 years of technical leadership on teams of 5-10 people

  • Sound fundamentals in algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis

  • Experience with designing, launching and maintaining distributed systems at scale

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience building an e-commerce platform

  • Experience with virtualization and orchestration stacks

  • A good feel for a simple and effective UX

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