Oracle Principal Cloud Site Reliability Engineer - REMOTE in Houston, Texas
Solve complex problems related to infrastructure cloud services and build automation to prevent problem recurrence. Design, write, and deploy software to improve the availability, scalability, and efficiency of Oracle products and services. Design and develop designs, architectures, standards, and methods for large-scale distributed systems. Facilitate service capacity planning and demand forecasting, software performance analysis, and system tuning.
Work with Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) team on the shared full stack ownership of a collection of services and/or technology areas. Understand the end-to-end configuration, technical dependencies, and overall behavioral characteristics of production services. Responsible for the design and delivery of the mission critical stack, with focus on security, resiliency, scale, and performance. Authority for end-to-end performance and operability. Partner with development teams in defining and implementing improvements in service architecture. Articulate technical characteristics of services and technology areas and guide Development Teams to engineer and add premier capabilities to the Oracle Cloud service portfolio. Understand and communicate the scale, capacity, security, performance attributes, and requirements of the service and technology stack. Demonstrate clear understanding of automation and orchestration principles. Act as ultimate escalation point for complex or critical issues that have not yet been documented as Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). Utilize a deep understanding of service topology and their dependencies required to troubleshoot issues and define mitigations. Understand and explain the affect of product architecture decisions on distributed systems. Professional curiosity and a desire to a develop deep understanding of services and technologies.
A BS or MS in Computer Science, or equivalent. Identifies and implements complex solutions to knowledge of server hardware and software configuration, networking, standard internet services, scripting languages, cloud computing patterns, technology security and compliance. Experience running large scale customer facing web services. Identifies and implements complex solutions to understanding of load balancing technologies and experience with development in programming languages, databases and big data stores, and container technologies. Work involves defining and documenting technical architecture of complex and highly scalable products. A minimum of 8 years experience of running large scale customer facing web services.
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Principal Cloud Site Reliability Engineer
NOTE: *We are unable to provide visa sponsorship for this role at this time - no candidates requiring visa sponsorship will be considered.*
A unique opportunity to join this newly formed team to engineer cutting edge Oracle Cloud technologies and infrastructure that make up the Oracle Food & Beverage Cloud solutions. As part of the SRE team, you will be continually challenged and have an opportunity to contribute to the Oracle Cloud success every day, working closely with the development and Infrastructure partners.
As an SRE, you will solve interesting technical challenges by defining, designing deploying and troubleshooting key Oracle Cloud services, platforms, and infrastructure, always thinking about reliability, scalability, resilience, security, and performance.
Facilitate service capacity planning and demand forecasting, software performance analysis, and system tuning
Use basic knowledge of cloud architecture to perform tasks associated with developing, debugging or designing cloud infrastructure and tools according to provided design specifications. Build enhancements within an existing service architecture
Partner with development teams in defining and implementing improvements in service architecture
Implement automation and orchestration for manual processes required to operate and deploy cloud services
Providing support during various operations such as deployment and general production
Contribute to the design and delivery of the mission critical stack, with focus on security, resiliency, scale, and performance
10 years of proven experience in Cloud services
Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration
Experience with automation/configuration management using either Puppet, Chef or an equivalent
Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services
Strong experience with SQL
Experience implementing, supporting, and building integrations with tools like Prometheus
A working understanding of code and script (PHP, Python, Perl and/or Ruby)
Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available Cloud service
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or Engineering
Job: *Product Development
Title: Principal Cloud Site Reliability Engineer - REMOTE
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 18001GU2