Oracle Solutions Architect (JoinOCI-OutboundPM) in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Lead a team that acts as the central resource and driving force for the design, process, manufacturing, test, quality and marketing of product(s) as they move from conception to distribution. Organize interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget.
As a member of the product development division, you will specify, design and implement major changes to existing software architecture. Define project needs. Build and execute unit tests and unit test plans. Review integration and regression plans created by QA. Communicate with QA and porting engineering to ensure consistency, testability and portability across products in general.
Provide leadership and expertise in the development of new products/services/processes, frequently operating at the leading edge of technology. Recommends and justifies major changes to existing products/services/processes. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 8 or more 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 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 and contribute to customer-facing publications such as Solution Architectures, whitepapers, Design Guides, handbooks, short videos 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 or Engineering degree with Technical background highly desired; Advanced Degree a plus
Communicate complex ideas and topics to multiple audiences
Ba able to work with and communicate internally & with the customer at all levels, including engineers, end-users, partners to senior leaders
Understand and extract requirements and/or business problems from people, and provide multiple solutions
Design solutions to customer issues by bringing together the right processes, technologies, tools, and people
Create level of effort estimates for the proposed solutions to support roadmap & cost model activities
The right person will possess 10 years of IT development or implementation/consulting experience in the software or infrastructure industries and demonstrate an intermediate understanding of applications, server technology, 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.
Be knowledgeable and have expert level exposure to Infrastructure as a service (IaaS) in a Public or Private Cloud environment, including compute and storage services Platform as a service (PaaS) including Database.
Extensive experience in the area of data center high availability and disaster recovery, and backup/recovery;
Experience and/or architecture knowledge of virtualization software including Oracle VM, KVM, and Hyper-V Exposure
Exposure to third party cloud platforms such as AWS and Azure; Knowledge of Oracle Maximum Availability Architecture (MAA) for database and middleware platforms, Oracle Database WebLogic/Java;
Strong communication and presentation skills including white boarding, small and large group conversations, and formal presentations. Strong analytical, facilitation and communication skills (informal, formal, written, verbal and graphical)
Work closely with engineering, product managers or IT operations teams and systems engineers to build resilient multi-region services that scale and perform well.
Ability to run customer POC s and execute complex projects
Experience migrating or transforming customer solutions to the cloud
Familiarity with common enterprise solutions from Oracle, Microsoft, SAP & VMware
Familiarity with Big Data, Analytics, Machine Learning and HPC architectures and workloads
Experience with other cloud platform including AWS, Azure, Google Compute Platform & VMware is a plus
Strong technical leadership skills
Excellent analytical,technical, and communication skills
Job: *Product Development
Title: Solutions Architect (JoinOCI-OutboundPM)
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 170018HZ