Senior Principal Engineer

Oracle   •  

Santa Clara, CA

Industry: Telecommunications


8 - 10 years

Posted 31 days ago

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.

We are looking for hands-on engineers with a passion to solve interesting problems in distributed systems and high availability. As a Principal Member of Technical Staff, you will own the software design, development and deployment of various critical components of the system and also help mentor/lead a team a smart engineers. You should be a hands-on coder with the ability to dig deeper into any part of the stack while also having the ability to look at the big picture and make engineering decisions. In depth understanding of the fundamentals of distributed systems is a must. You also be able to apply those fundamentals to real-world problems and come up with specialized solutions.

Your work will require you to interact and co-operate with people working in different areas of the stack.

1. 7+ years of experience in delivering and managing highly scalable and highly available distributed systems.

2. Strong knowledge of low level systems. Should understand the fundamentals of what is going on within a machine at all levels.

3. Strong knowledge of Java is a must.

4. Excellent understanding of data structures, algorithms and computer science fundamentals.

5. Excellent troubleshooting and debugging skills

6. B.Tech or M.Tech degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area.

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 assist in defining and developing software for tasks associated with the developing, debugging or designing of software applications or operating systems. Provide technical leadership to other software developers. Specify, design and implement modest changes to existing software architecture to meet changing needs.

Duties and tasks are varied and complex needing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 4 years of software engineering or related experience.