Oracle Sr. Dev Ops Engineer/ Site Reliability Engineer in Seattle, Washington

Sr. Dev Ops Engineer/ Site Reliability Engineer

Preferred Qualifications

Senior DevOps Engineer

Oracle Bare Metal Cloud - Network Services Group

Seattle, WA

T heOracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) team can provide you the opportunity to buildand operate a suite of massive scale, integrated cloud services in a broadlydistributed, multi-tenant cloud environment. OCI is committed toproviding the best in cloud products that meet the needs of our customers whoare tackling some of the world’s biggest challenges.

We offerunique opportunities for smart, hands-on engineers with the expertise andpassion to solve difficult problems in distributed highly available servicesand virtualized infrastructure. At every level, our engineers have asignificant technical and business impact designing and buildinginnovative new systems to power our customer’s business criticalapplications.

Are you

interested in building large-scale distributed networking solutions for the

cloud? Do you love the idea of working in an autonomous environment with the

excitement of a start-up, but the financial backing of a Fortune 500

company? You’ll be joining near the ground floor of a fast-growing new

venture that offers a ton of autonomy and a lot of variety. This role

offers huge upside potential, high visibility, and fast career growth without

the risk of a typical start-up. It is a unique opportunity to work with

smart people who are solving complex problems in distributed systems,

networking, multi-tenant Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), and Software

Defined Networking (SDN) operating at massive scale.


always want higher availability, more bandwidth, greater network security, less

network latency, less network jitter, and lower overall cost. We are

reimagining the traditional planning, provisioning, and life cycle by creating

SDN services that allow customers to connect their on-premises networks, data

center networks, and/or other networks via enterprise-grade links to Oracle’s

cloud. Customers can then access dozens of leading PaaS and IaaS services

that span database, Java, integration, analytics, compute, and storage. At

its core, our SDN services provide customers with rapid configuration,

pay-as-you go pricing, and seamless scalability.

We are

looking for a SRE Engineer to be

part of a team of engineers that will support a wide range of systems

engineering services that are critical to managing and scaling our network

infrastructure. The ideal candidate is

deeply familiar with Linux, its internal systems, and the capabilities of

such. This individual thrives on

analyzing and fully understanding failures that occur within a system, allowing

them to devise solutions to remove those faults. With a focus on consistency and stability,

the individual prefers to develop automation rather than succumb to routine

operational toil.

As an SRE

engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Deep

dive analytics into system uptime, service metrics, performance, deployment


  • Develop

meaningful service metrics and dashboards

  • Managing

reliability and manageability of network automation and control plane services

  • Develop

service debugging tools, deployment automation solutions, and build and manage

test environments for services

Mandatory Qualifications:


degree in CS or related engineer field

3-5 years experience in DevOps/SRE


  • Strongoperational background, experience with building service monitoring anddebugging solutions, defining and measuring service metrics


  • Experienceparticipating in an on-call rotation and driving incidents to resolution

  • Extensiveexperience with scripting and compiled languages Java and Python, bash andRESTful API experience

  • Experiencewith common networking protocols

  • Strongskills in Linux performance tuning and fault analysis

  • Experiencewith Linux internals, administration, and host-based networking (e.g., storagesubsystems, resource management, scheduling, TCP/IP, routing)

  • Familiaritywith configuration management solutions such as Chef, Puppet, Cfengine, etc

  • Experiencewith virtualization technologies (e.g., KVM, Containers, Docker, Kubernetes,etc

  • Excellentorganizational, verbal, and written communication skills


  • MSCS or related degree

  • Experiencewith network service tooling and distributed computing

  • Experiencewith SQL or noSQL technologies

  • Abilityto analyze and troubleshoot across boundaries within large scale distributedinfrastructures (i.e., service stacks and their dependencies through tosupporting servers and network)

  • Proficiencyin building solutions (including code development) to automate routine tasksand reduce operational toil

  • Methodicproblem-solving approach, coupled with a strong drive to understand anderadicate failure patterns rather than merely mitigate them


is location in the Oracle Cloud Dev Center Seattle, Washington.

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

veteran 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 assist in defining and developing software for tasks associated with the developing, debugging or designing of software applications or operating systems. Provide technical leadership to other software developers. Specify, design and implement modest changes to existing software architecture to meet changing needs.

Duties and tasks are varied and complex needing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 4 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