Oracle Software Development Snr Manager in Seattle, Washington

Software Development Snr Manager

Preferred Qualifications

Senior DevOps Manager

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Network Services Group

Seattle, WA

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.

Customers 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 Senior DevOps Manager to lead a team of DevOps systems engineers that will support a wide range of network automation and control plane services that are critical to managing and scaling our network infrastructure.

As the manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Setting, prioritizing and delivering goals for system uptime, service metrics, performance, deployment automation

  • Managing reliability and manageability of the infrastructure that supports our network automation and control plane services

  • Act as a mentor/technical leader to a team of 6-8 DevOps systems engineers

  • Building out networking automation and monitoring services in new region

  • Oversee efforts to develop service debugging tools, developing deployment automation solutions, build and manage test environments for services

  • Collaborating with sister Networking teams to identify opportunities to improve performance and reduce our systems resource footprint

Mandatory Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in CS or related engineer field

  • 3-5 years management experience in a development, system engineering or DevOps environment.

  • Experience working in an online services or cloud provider environment

  • Strong operational background, experience with building service monitoring and debugging solutions, defining and measuring service metrics

  • Experience with scripting and compiled languages, Python and shell scripting preferred as well as RESTful API experience

  • Experience with networking protocols such as TCP/IP, VPN, DNS, DHCP, and SSL, HTTP

  • Experience managing a linux environment, docker, and managing distributed systems

  • Excellent organizational, verbal, and written communication skills

  • Excellent judgment in influence for product roadmap direction, features, and priorities

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with network service tooling and various network topologies

  • Experience with SQL or noSQL technologies

  • Experience with managing on-call rotations and on-call as incident manager role

Position 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

Manage a team that designs, develops, troubleshoots and debugs software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.

As a manager of the software engineering division, you will apply your knowledge of software architecture to manage software development tasks associated with developing, debugging or designing software applications, operating systems and databases according to provided design specifications. Build enhancements within an existing software architecture and suggest improvements to the architecture.

Manages and controls activities in multi-functional areas of sections. Ensures appropriate operational planning is effectively executed to meet Corporate specifications. Demonstrated leadership and people management skills. Strong communication skills, analytical skills, thorough understanding of product development. 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