Oracle Site Reliability Engineer in Seattle, Washington

Site Reliability 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 someone with a passion for taking on big challenges? Are you interested in large-scale, highly distributed systems? If so, then Oracle’s Cloud Infrastructure team is for you. We’re looking for Site Reliability Engineers (SRE’s) to help build highly distributed systems, platform services and tools for a highly distributed multi-tenant cloud environment at massive scale.

The Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) operations 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. This is a key role within the OCI Operations Development Ticketing team with a strong emphasis in building solutions that support the delivery of incident and problem management.

We are looking for strong SRE’s to take on the challenge of engineering infrastructure solutions for scale and performance while providing strong guarantees of availability to our customers. Your team will have diverse expertise in systems, networking, and software development to provide the stability, performance and reliability our customers need. You will build tools to address hard operational problems while enabling our service developers to remain agile and deliver feature changes. You will deliver the solutions that directly contribute to our customer’s success.

Location: downtown Seattle

Responsibilities:

  • Build systems to address hard operational problems such as automation, provisioning/deployment, security, scaling, availability, and resiliency - while enabling our service developers to remain agile and deliver feature changes.

  • Value simplicity and usability as well as security and work comfortably in a collaborative, agile environment.

  • Practice sustainable incident response and drive root case analysis.

  • Work in concert with service developers to evolve systems/products within the context of a high release velocity.

  • Take an active role in the definition and evolution of standard practices and procedures for our team and org.

  • Deliver solutions that directly contribute to our customer’s success.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Proficient with writing services in Python, Ruby, Perl, JavaScript, or Java

  • Proficient with communication skills (writing, organization, learning exchange)

  • Familiarity with core protocols (DNS, DHCP, HTTP, TCP)

  • Deep knowledge of Linux internals and host based networking

  • Expert Linux performance and stability troubleshooting skills

  • Familiarity with configuration management solutions such as Chef, Puppet, etc.

  • Experience with devising, managing, and extending monitoring solutions for large scale environments.

  • Experience in database management (Oracle DB, MYSQL, Postgres)

  • Experience in shared file systems (Gluster, ZFS, etc.)

  • 5 years managing large scale, highly distributed, services infrastructures

  • 2 years managing host virtualization technologies (KVM, Containers, Docker, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficient in coding complex, distributed systems using Python, Ruby, Java, or C/C

  • Deep knowledge of Networking (TCP, UDP, DNS, DHCP, IPSec)

  • Deep focus on building secure Internet facing systems and services in hostile environments

  • 3 years of experience in production software development with Agile methodologies

  • 3 years managing host, network, or storage virtualization technologies

  • Expert troubleshooting skills

  • Expert fleet automation and management solutions

A s part of Oracle’s employment process candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment screening process, after a conditional offer has been extended.

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.

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