Oracle Principal Software Engineer - Public Cloud IaaS (JoinOCI-CVMCM) in Seattle, Washington

Principal Software Engineer - Public Cloud IaaS (JoinOCI-CVMCM)

Preferred Qualifications


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.

If you are interested in building large-scale distributed

infrastructure for the cloud, then this is your team! Oracle is aggressively

investing in the Oracle Cloud to provide the broadest, most comprehensive cloud

in the industry. Only Oracle offers a complete suite of integrated services

that include applications as a service, platform as a service, and

infrastructure as a service – eliminating the data and business process

fragmentation that come with cloud silos. A critical part of these silo's

is the Infrastructure Services include Compute, Storage, and Messaging

service. This is your chance to be part of this exciting Compute team

that offers elastic compute capabilities to run any workload in the cloud!!!

Department Description:

Oracle’s Cloud Infrastructure team is building new

Infrastructure-as-a-Service 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, security, and an ever expanding set of

foundational cloud-based services.

Position Overview:

We’re looking for hands-on engineers with expertise and passion in

solving difficult problems in distributed systems, virtualized infrastructure,

and highly available services. If this is you, at Oracle you can design and

build innovative new systems from the ground up. These are exciting times in

our space - we are growing fast, still at an early stage, and working on

ambitious new initiatives. An engineer at any level can have significant

technical and business impact.

Job Responsibilities:

As a Senior or Principal Member of Technical Staff you will own

the software design and development

for major components of Oracle’s Cloud Infrastructure. You should

be both a rock solid coder and a distributed systems generalist, able to dive

deep into any part of the stack and low level systems, as well as design broad

distributed system interactions. You should value simplicity and scale, work

comfortably in a collaborative, agile environment, and be excited to learn.

Candidate Profile:

  • 5 - 12 years experience delivering and operating large scale,

highly available distributed systems.

  • Strong knowledge of C, C or Java, and experience with

scripting languages such as Python, Perl, etc.

  • Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, operating

systems, and distributed

systems fundamentals.

  • Working familiarity with networking protocols (TCP/IP, HTTP) and

standard network architectures.

  • Strong understanding of databases, NoSQL systems, storage and

distributed persistence


  • Strong troubleshooting and performance tuning skills.

  • Experience building multi-tenant, virtualized infrastructure a

strong plus.

Top 3 skill sets / technologies in the ideal candidate:

  1. Software Engineering experience with distributed

systems within large scale environments

  1. 5-12 years experience working on challenging

issues with a self-starter / self-motivated attitude (Will vary based on level)

  1. Virtualization experience would be a huge plus

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