Oracle DevOps Engineer in Chicago, Illinois

Define, design, and implement network communications and solutions within a fast-paced, leading edge database/applications company.

Perform performance trend analysis and manage the server/network capacity. Propose client configuration and implement technical solutions to enhance and/or troubleshoot the system. Work with others to define, coordinate vendor purchase needs. Responsible for support documentation as well.

Job duties are varied and complex utilizing independent judgment. May have project lead role. 5 years of related experience in a medium to large network distributed and computing environment. BS in Computer Science or related field.

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 s UGBU (Utilities Global Business Unit) DevOps team is seeking talented DevOps engineer (intermediate to senior role) to be part of the leading edge cloud solutions who is adept at solving complex technical problems that span multiple areas combining software and systems; excel in automation scripting, infrastructure orchestration, configuration/deployment management and continuous integration engineer who considers innovation as a major part of their deliverables. You should be able to identify operational patterns and issues and creatively automate solutions working with different internal engineering teams and external customer requirements.

Must be a motivated, team-player with the ability to work cross functionally with a can-do and do-it-right attitude and willingness to mentor others.

Must be a self-starter and constantly thinking a way to improve the work.

In this role you will need to:

Work with Docker, Kubernetes, Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, Prometheus, Grafana, Go, Java, and many other modern technologies

Lead projects involving people of many different disciplines: engineering, cloud, networking, CI/CD, project management, etc.

Design computing systems that are high performance, scalable, and fault tolerant.

Demonstrate a deep understanding of Linux, networking, CI/CD, and large cluster management and automation.

Provide technical and business guidance for complex user problems

Provide design assistance to Engineering department for new and existing releases

Take ownership of the implementation and production operations of a wide array of Core System platform solutions

React to production deficiencies by continuously implementing automation, self-healing, and real-time monitoring to production systems

Be a strong contributor to development of platform services including architecture, provisioning, configuration, deployment, and support

Partner with the distributed team in prototyping new platform services

Stay informed of new technologies


Desired Skills and Experience:

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science / Electronics / Electric Engineering or equivalent.

4 years of experience in DevOps and software engineering

Prior experience with AWS, GCP, Azure, or equivalent

Experience with Docker and Kubernetes

Experience in automation/orchestration, configuration management (Ansible, Chef, Salt, Puppet)

Extensive hands-on knowledge of system administration and Linux/UNIX operating systems core concepts

Knowledge of TCP/IP, firewalls, load balancers, router/swtich and web application architectures

Proficiency in four or more modern programming languages (Java, C/C , Python, JavaScript, Ruby, Go, Perl, shell)

Knowledge of automation trends for operational security processes (e.g. Vulnerability Management, Change Management)

Hands-on experience with different Cloud vendors on large-scale distributed deployments

Experience with CI/CD

Strong Agile background (eg. SCRUM/Kanban), able to practice and mentor others

Prior experience supporting production systems and software

Ability to both work independently with minimal direction and to collaborate effectively with local or remote teams with a strong customer focus

Job: *Product Development

Organization: *Oracle

Title: DevOps Engineer

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 17001ETI

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