Oracle Cloud Software Development Director in Burlington, Massachusetts
Job Identification : 118420
Job Category : Product Development
Job Locations :
Santa Clara, CA, United States
Burlington, MA, United States
The Java Platform Group is looking for an experienced, passionated and highly motivated engineering director. Our team is responsible for delivering the Java platform that is used by millions of developers. We are looking for a seasoned engineering director with a thorough understanding of both the Java Platform and managing the development of cloud native services. This is a unique opportunity to join a world-class team to implement, design, and engineer a cutting-edge cloud service. As part of the Java Platform Group you will have an opportunity to contribute to our success every day, by building a cloud service encompassing everything from software delivery to runtime instrumentation, performance and debuggability. As a director, you will solve interesting technical challenges by architecting/defining, designing deploying and running Java on the Cloud always thinking about reliability, scalability, resilience, security, and performance.
You will build the future of the Java platform in the cloud as a diverse team of fellow creators and inventors. We act with the speed and attitude of a start-up, with the scale and customer-focus of the leading enterprise software company in the world. We strive for equity, inclusion, and respect for all. We are committed to the greater good in our products and our actions. We are constantly learning and taking opportunities to grow our careers and ourselves. We challenge each other to stretch beyond our past to build our future. You will be part of a team of really smart, motivated, and diverse people and given the autonomy and support to do your best work. It is a dynamic and flexible workplace where you will belong and be encouraged.
Are you interested in building a large-scale distributed infrastructure for the cloud to deliver the best Java platform experience to Enterprise customers? The Java platform group is building a 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 on Java, and our mission is to provide them with the best in class Java platform experience and performance in the cloud.
We are looking for a Director of Software Development with expertise and passion in solving difficult problems in distributed systems, storage 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. As a Director of Software Development, you will lead a large software development team and be responsible for major components of Oracles Java platform Cloud Infrastructure, specifically in the space of management, insight, security, compliance and performance. You should be a distributed systems generalist, able to architect broad systems interactions, while being very hands-on, able to dive deep into any part of the stack and lower-level system interactions. You should value simplicity and scale, work comfortably in a collaborative, agile environment, and be excited to learn.
Your responsibilities will include but will not be limited to:
Providing leadership, direction and strategy and executing on the identified strategy
Representing the organization at the VP and EVP level
Managing geographically distributed teams
Delivering large scale project on-time with the high quality
Keeping a high operational bar and operation of the service as part of the service team
10+ years’ experience delivering and operating large scale, highly available distributed systems, preferably as a service owner
5+ years of experience in managing large-scale organizations with multiple layers of management
Strong knowledge of Java, C++ or C, and experience with cloud native technologies.
Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, operating systems, and distributed systems fundamentals.
Working familiarity with cloud storage protocols and standard network architectures.
Strong understanding of databases, storage and distributed persistence technologies.
Strong troubleshooting and performance tuning skills.
Oracle Cloud infrastructure experience is a plus, experience building multi-tenant, virtualized infrastructure a strong plus.
Manage a team that designs, develops, troubleshoots and debugs software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc. As a Senior Director of the Java platform group, you will apply your extensive knowledge of software architecture to manage software development tasks associated with developing, debugging or designing software applications, operating systems and databases according to current and future design specifications.
Build enhancements within an existing software architecture and envision improvements to the architecture. Directs and ensures the implementation of operational policies through subordinate managers. Interacts internally and externally with executive management involving negotiation of difficult matters to influence policy.
Functional expertise and broad company knowledge. 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. 8 or more years of software engineering or related experience.
Manage a team that designs, develops, troubleshoots and debugs software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.
As a director of the software engineering division, you will apply your extensive 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 envision future improvements to the architecture.
Assists in the development of short, medium, and long term plans to achieve strategic objectives. Regularly interacts across functional areas with senior management or executives to ensure unit objectives are met. Ability to influence thinking or gain acceptance of others in sensitive situations. 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. 7 years of software engineering or related experience.
Innovation starts with inclusion at Oracle. We are committed to creating a workplace where all kinds of people can be themselves and do their best work. It’s when everyone’s voice is heard and valued, that we are inspired to go beyond what’s been done before. That’s why we need people with diverse backgrounds, beliefs, and abilities to help us create the future, and are proud to be an affirmative-action equal opportunity employer.
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