Oracle Site Reliability Developer 3 in Charleston, South Carolina
Solve complex problems related to infrastructure cloud services and build automation to prevent problem recurrence. Design, write, and deploy software to improve the availability, scalability, and efficiency of Oracle products and services. Design and develop designs, architectures, standards, and methods for large-scale distributed systems. Facilitate service capacity planning and demand forecasting, software performance analysis, and system tuning.
Work with Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) team on the shared full stack ownership of a collection of services and/or technology areas. Understand the end-to-end configuration, technical dependencies, and overall behavioral characteristics of production services. Responsible for the design and delivery of the mission critical stack, with focus on security, resiliency, scale, and performance. Authority for end-to-end performance and operability. Partner with development teams in defining and implementing improvements in service architecture. Articulate technical characteristics of services and technology areas and guide Development Teams to engineer and add premier capabilities to the Oracle Cloud service portfolio. Understand and communicate the scale, capacity, security, performance attributes, and requirements of the service and technology stack. Demonstrate clear understanding of automation and orchestration principles. Act as ultimate escalation point for complex or critical issues that have not yet been documented as Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). Utilize a deep understanding of service topology and their dependencies required to troubleshoot issues and define mitigations. Understand and explain the affect of product architecture decisions on distributed systems. Professional curiosity and a desire to a develop deep understanding of services and technologies.
A BS or MS in Computer Science, or equivalent. Identifies solutions to knowledge of server hardware and software configuration, networking, standard internet services, scripting languages, cloud computing patterns, technology security and compliance. Experience running large scale customer facing web services. Identifies solutions to understanding of load balancing technologies and experience with development in programming languages, databases and big data stores, and container technologies. Work involves defining and documenting technical architecture of complex and highly scalable products. A minimum of 5 years experience of running large scale customer facing web services.
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At Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI), we build the future of the cloud for Enterprises 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. Values are OCI’s foundation and how we deliver excellence. 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 are the builder here. You will be part of a team of really smart, motivated, and diverse people. You will be given the autonomy and support to do your best work. It is a dynamic and flexible workplace where you’ll belong and be encouraged.
As a Site Reliability Engineer, you will take responsibility for all dimensions of application and service reliability – including availability, scalability, performance, efficiency, change management, monitoring, emergency response, and scope/capacity planning. You will build tools and automation to address hard operational problems at scale. You will deliver the solutions that directly contribute to our customer’s success. You have a passion for details and an investigative nature, a deep need to understand when and why things are working - or not working - as they should. Your interest goes beyond understanding the supported application or service; you're curious about the potential of next-generation technologies and architectures.
Your preferred qualifications are:
Proficient with Python, Ruby and/or Perl
Deep knowledge of networking services (TCP and UDP based, DNS, DHCP) and host based networking
Deep knowledge of Linux fundamentals and file systems
Expert Linux performance and stability troubleshooting skills
Familiarity with configuration management solutions such as Chef, Puppet, Cfengine, etc.
Experience with Artifactory and/or other repository management systems is a big plus
5 years (can vary depending on level) of systems administration on 100 server environments
2 years (can vary depending on level) managing host virtualization technologies (KVM, Containers, Docker, etc.)
Job: *Product Development
Title: Site Reliability Developer 3
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 20000NVX