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Oracle Big Data Software Developer, SaaS Operations (Security Clearance NSC) in United Kingdom, United Kingdom

Big Data Software Developer, SaaS Operations (Security Clearance NSC)

Preferred Qualifications

About us

We are Site Reliability Engineers in the SaaS Engineering organization that is responsible for LCM, on-boarding, monitoring, and managing SaaS-On-PaaS services developed by Product Development team.

These SaaS-on-PaaS services are cloud services sold to customers and are built using one or more IaaS and/or PaaS services and are managed by Oracle. Working in the SaaS Engineering organization, you will be responsible for designing, deploying, and supporting solutions utilizing Oracle Cloud products, providing the highest levels of availability, security, and performance.

The role will partner with Oracle SaaS product teams to leverage your experience in modern software development tools and processes, to build reliability and real-world capability into the product.

Time will be split between operational activities, product evolution, development of self-healing mechanisms, and various projects to enhance overall Oracle Cloud security and reliability.

The role will require 24/7 availability and operational support.

This position will require security clearance, therefore British citizenship is a must.


  • Experience in building and managing distributed applications in a Cloud environment, preferably using Oracle Cloud or one of the other major cloud platforms such as AWS and Azure

  • Exposure to BigData tools and technologies – HDFS, Spark, Kafka

  • Expertise in DevOps principles and an ability to develop automation utilizing a variety of technologies, including but not limited to: Terraform, Chef, Ansible, Python, Docker, Kubernetes, Grafana, Linux, Git

  • Understanding and experience with CI/CD practices (Jenkins)

  • Strong technical background in cloud networking, storage, and security

  • Proficient with containerization and cluster management technologies like Docker and Kubernetes

  • Strong technical knowledge of monitoring and building dashboards (e.g. Kibana, Prometheus, Grafana, etc)

  • Programming languages: Python, Go, bash

  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills

  • Team player with strong communication skills and ability to work with others at all skill levels

  • Available to work in shifts with rotational day/night coverage

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.

As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to successfully complete a pre-employment screening process. This will involve identity and employment verification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).

Job: Product Development

Location: GB-United Kingdom

Other Locations: GB-GB, UK-Reading, GB-GB, UK-London

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle