Oracle Principal Cloud Site Reliability Engineer - REMOTE in Indianapolis, Indiana

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 and implements complex 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 and implements complex 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 8 years experience of running large scale customer facing web services.

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.

Principal CloudSite Reliability Engineer


NOTE: *We are unable to provide visa sponsorship for this role atthis time - no candidates requiring visa sponsorship will be considered.*

A unique opportunity to jointhis newly formed team to engineer cutting edge Oracle Cloud technologies andinfrastructure that make up the Oracle Food & BeverageCloud solutions. As part of the SRE team, youwill be continually challenged and have an opportunity to contribute to theOracle Cloud success every day, working closely with the development andInfrastructure partners.

As an SRE, you will solveinteresting technical challenges by defining, designing deploying andtroubleshooting key Oracle Cloud services, platforms, and infrastructure,always thinking about reliability, scalability, resilience, security, andperformance.


  • Facilitate service capacity planning and demandforecasting, software performance analysis, and system tuning

  • Use basic knowledge of cloud architecture toperform tasks associated with developing, debugging or designing cloudinfrastructure and tools according to provided design specifications. Buildenhancements within an existing service architecture

  • Partner with development teams in defining andimplementing improvements in service architecture

  • Implement automation and orchestration formanual processes required to operate and deploy cloud services

  • Providing support during various operations suchas deployment and general production

  • Creating secure custom code such as JavaScript,Java, HTML, CSS and C to automate operational tasks and enact self-healingroutines

  • Contribute to the design and delivery of themission critical stack, with focus on security, resiliency, scale, andperformance


  • 10 years of proven experience in Cloud services

  • Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration

  • Experience with automation/configurationmanagement using either Puppet, Chef or an equivalent

  • Ability to use a wide variety of open sourcetechnologies and cloud services

  • Strong experience with SQL

  • Experience implementing, supporting, andbuilding integrations with tools like Prometheus

  • A working understanding of code and script (PHP,Python, Perl and/or Ruby)

  • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations inan always-up, always-available Cloud service

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, orEngineering

Job: *Product Development

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Principal Cloud Site Reliability Engineer - REMOTE

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 18001GU4