Oracle Big Data Cloud Software Development Director in Houston, Texas

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.

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.

It's no secret that Oracle has gone all in on Cloud. Oracle has the only Cloud that covers alllayers from IaaS to PaaS to SaaS with Exabytes of customer data undermanagement. In Oracle's Big Data group, our mission is to advance thestate-of-the-art in four core areas:

  • fast and scalable analytics

  • cutting-edge machine learning

  • data management

  • security

.. all in Oracle's hyperscale Cloud environment.

We use and improve the best of Open Source to keep ourcustomers on the cutting edge of innovation. We are growing this teamto innovate and drive to hyperscale.

/We want you/- an expert excited by the uniqueopportunity to work at the intersection of Cloud, Big Data and Open Source.

Big Data ServiceLead

The Big Data Software Development Lead is responsible for ateam of experts; coordinating all aspects of design build and productmanagement. In this role you leadproduct strategy and technical direction. On a daily basis, you will draw on past experiences to solvecomplex challenges in pragmatic ways.

The Team

The Big Data team is growing with passionate, innovative,team-oriented superstars who are seeking a major part in the transformativerevolution of the modern cloud-based business applications. We are seeking the bestdevelopers, architects, and technical leaders; those who seek and implementimaginative and strategic solutions to cloud scale and complex customerproblems; those who calmly take measured and necessary risks while alwaysputting customers first; and those who thrive with ownership and accountabilityin such an environment.

We are seeking /lead/ technologists with thedepth and breadth to evaluate complex environments and technology stacks, andbuild/code/maintain efficient services and solutions. This involves driving development projects,directly or indirectly by liaising with product architects continuouslyevaluate current implementation to determine their viability short and longterm.

We use tools such as Java, Python, RESTful API, Docker, Kubernetesand more, in a DevOps, CI/CD, agile development environment. This is a major impact on Oracle s businessby transforming how Oracle s Big Data Platform is delivered for the enterprise.The best of open source including Apache Spark, Kubernetes, Tensorflow, Docker,Java and Python is used and improved for cloud adoption all in a DevOps-first,CI/CD agile development environment.

The DNA of the ideal candidate looks like

  • 8 years of software engineering and technicalleadership with proven results in designing, implementing and maintainingcomplex systems and services

  • Expert in one or more of the technologies listedabove; familiarity and use of other listed technologies.

  • Proven track record of delivering andmaintaining a cloud service offering in the big data or related domain

  • Proficient in hyper-scaled distributed systemsand cloud implementations with proven track record in Performance, Scalabilityand Resiliency

  • Deep understanding of cloud design patterns

  • Comfortable in CI/CD and DevOps work styles

  • Experienced with SDLC/Agile/Scrum processes

  • Ability to mentor and coach engineering team

  • BS or MS degree in computer science, orequivalent

Job: *Product Development

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Big Data Cloud Software Development Director

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 18000P4A