Oracle Cloud Architecture - Principal DevOps Engineer in Indianapolis, Indiana

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.

Oracle Corporation - Corporate Architecture Cloud Team

Principal DevOps Engineer

The Linux Services team is a small group within the Oracle Linux Engineering team focused on delivering Linux services via Oracle Cloud Infrastructure. The team provides highly available services in a distributed environment using the latest cloud technologies.

We are looking for a highly self-motivated devops engineer to join our team to improve the Oracle Linux experience in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure. You will be in a distributed team of motivated members with high level of impact on the services delivered and will have ownership of services deployed.


  • Architecture and design: create and improve current service deployment infrastructure using automation and the latest cloud capabilities to improve agility, reliability, and observability.

  • Ownership: understand internal development processes end-to-end in order to streamline CI/CD pipelines.

  • Migration: move/reimplement existing services to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure in a manner that is secure and leverages the latest cloud services.

  • Troubleshooting: have a deep understanding of our services and dependencies in order to respond quickly and efficiently to major incidents and minimize service disruptions when they occur. Root cause issues so that improvements can be made.

Preferred Experience and Skills

  • BS degree in CS, EE, or equivalent

  • 5 years running distributed services in production on Linux

  • Experience developing automation and using open source tools, github, jenkins, REST APIs

  • Strong technical background in Linux, Virtualization, Cloud (AWS, Azure)

  • Strong technical background in cloud networking, storage, and security

  • Strong technical knowledge of Kubernetes, Docker, Registry

  • Strong technical knowledge of monitoring and building dashboards (e.g. Kibana, Prometheus, Grafana, etc)

  • Experience with service mesh technologies

  • Languages: Python, Go, C, Java, bash

  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Handles hard problems with a positive "can do" attitude

  • Team player and able to work with others all skill levels

Job: *Product Development

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Cloud Architecture - Principal DevOps Engineer

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 18001CYF