Principal Member of Technical Staff

Oracle Corporation   •  

Seattle, WA

Industry: Telecommunications


5 - 7 years

Posted 122 days ago

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Senior Engineer - OCI Platform Metering Team

Cloud Infrastructure Group (Seattle, WA)

The 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.

Oracle's Cloud Platform team is building a set of highly available and scalable platform, features and services offered by Oracle Public Cloud (OPC). There is a high level of integration required with other platform team services and features

Imagine the usage data records collected by your local electricity utility. Let's increase the complexity to collect such usage records for 100 different resource types across 1000s of customers, millions of resource instances with greatest accuracy and lowest possible delay. We the OCI-metering are taking on this problem. We are building a big data pipeline to aggregate resource usage for billing our customers. Our goal is to have delay of few seconds from the point a resource instance is created to the point when a customer can view the usage/billing in their respective dashboard.

You are a talented engineer at the individual contributor level. Want to build great cloud infrastructure technology in a vibrant, smart, high energy team? We are looking for a Senior Engineer with experience to join our development team. The ideal candidate will be technically strong and have an understanding of large-scale distributed systems (cloud-based environments) and experience with big data. In addition, you will have some experience of taking a new major feature from start to release. We are looking for an excellent technical contributor to our team.

As a Senior Member of Technical Staff you will be responsible for ensuring that our cloud infrastructure solutions are designed and built with the highest level of scalability in mind. You will partner with others in our development team to implement solutions within a distributed computing environment. You will collaborate with others on the team to ensure systems under development are aligned with other systems our team is responsible for including security, identity, metrics, and others and assist in the deployment of distributed systems. You will assist in supporting operations for the systems that our team owns.

You are part of the development team you will contribute to the creation of the Oracle Cloud Platform feature set.

These are exciting times in our space - we are growing fast, still at an early stage, and working on ambitious new initiatives.


  • 5 years engineering experience in a software development environment
  • Development experience in C, C++, Python and/or Java as well as scripting languages
  • Experience working in an agile developer team environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex information in a clear, concise manner to all audiences
  • Comfortable in a collaborative, agile development environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience developing service-oriented architectures and web services security solutions
  • Understanding of object-oriented design and SDK development, specifically within a cloud environment
  • Familiarity and understanding of distributed computing and cloud-based platforms.
  • Understanding of cross-functional platform feature areas in cloud platforms.

U.S. Citizenship or U.S. Lawful Permanent Resident Status Required - Federal Government customer.

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.