Oracle US-Principal Solutions Architect in Westchester, Illinois
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.
The Oracle CloudInfrastructure (OCI) team can provide you the opportunity to build and operatea suite of massive scale, integrated cloud services in a broadly distributed,multi-tenant cloud environment. OCI is committed to providing the best incloud products that meet the needs of our customers who are tackling some ofthe world s biggest challenges.
We offer uniqueopportunities for smart, hands-on engineers with the expertise and passion tosolve difficult problems in distributed highly available services andvirtualized infrastructure. At every level, our engineers have asignificant technical and business impact designing and buildinginnovative new systems to power our customer s business criticalapplications.
Oracle Bare Metal Cloud team is looking for Solutions Architects (SAs). The ideal candidate will possess deep technical skills in software architecture and cloud computing as well as customer facing skills. The ideal candidate will also have a passion for educating, training, designing, and building cloud solutions for a diverse and challenging set of enterprise customers.
Oracle Bare Metal Cloud is the next generation cloud service built from grounds up for the most demanding application requirements with diverse performance, reliability, and governance requirements for a variety of customer use cases. We've focused on security, reliability, scalability and flexibility to support existing and future enterprise level large and complex deployments while beating industry performance and pricing standards. We are rapidly expanding our footprint and continuously building innovative solutions.
Do you want to be part of a highly technical team helping to establish Oracle Bare Metal Cloud as the leading cloud computing platform for enterprises? Are you passionate about helping customers understand application architectures and integration approaches?
As a Solutions Architect, you will work closely with Bare Metal Cloud product teams and partner with other product teams across Oracle to craft highly scalable, flexible, resilient and cost effective cloud architectures that address customer business problems and accelerate the adoption of Bare Metal Cloud services. You will continuously experiment on our platform, building, deploying and migrating application solutions and use cases our customers currently use or plan to use and create most optimal architectures and device best practices. As a trusted customer advocate, the solutions architect will help organizations understand best practices around advanced cloud-based solutions, and how to migrate existing workloads to the cloud. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of large scale computing solutions and enjoys keeping the existing technical skills sharp and developing new ones.
You will have the opportunity to help shape the next generation of cloud computing and influence the adoption and usage patterns among enterprise and web-scale customers. You should have a demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, create technical definition around customer objectives in complex situations, develop solution strategies, motivate and mobilize resources, and deliver results.
ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Participate in deep architectural discussions with customers, partners and Oracle field personnel to ensure solutions are designed for successful deployment in the cloud.
Capture and share best-practice knowledge amongst the field and internal teams.
Author or contribute to customer-facing publications such as whitepapers, handbooks and presentations.
Build deep relationships with senior technical individuals within customers to enable them to be cloud advocates
Act as a technical liaison between customers, service engineering teams and support
Strong verbal and written communications skills. Past experience writing and publishing technical white papers.
BS/MS degree required; Computer Science, Math or Engineering degree with Technical background highly desired; Advanced Degree a plus
The right person will possess 10 years of IT development or implementation/consulting experience in the software or infrastructure industries (IaaS) or Data Centers and demonstrate an intermediate understanding of a combination of the following: cloud applications, server technology, Virtualization, Linux on a cloud platform and network security.
Demonstrated knowledge in architecting, deploying, and the operation of solutions. Past experience working directly in customer implementations is highly desirable.
The successful candidate will have spent at least 5 years of their career in customer facing roles with a proven record of earning trust as well as effective collaborations across multiple internal organizations and in interactions with partner and customers.
Experience migrating or transforming customer solutions to the cloud
Familiarity with common enterprise solutions from Oracle, Microsoft, SAP and VMWare
Familiarity with Big Data, Analytics, Machine Learning and HPC architectures and workloads
Experience with other cloud platform including AWS, Azure or Google Compute Platform is a plus
Job: *Product Development
Title: US-Principal Solutions Architect
Requisition ID: 1800138T
Other Locations: United States