Oracle - Cape Town, Province of the Western Cape
SHIFT: Day Job
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.
As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to successfully complete a pre-employment screening process. This will involve identity and employment verification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).
We are looking for a highly self-motivated and experienced devops
engineer to join our development team to work on our Oracle Cloud
offerings. We offer a chance to take
part in the development of leading-edge products, in a skill-enhancing
environment working with a diverse and distributed team of motivated members, a
high level of impact on the product, recognition of achievements, competitive
salary and benefits.
- Design and develop cloud based OS
- Enable and enhance Oracle Linux cloud
- Integrate with existing cloud systems to
create a fully featured OS management service.
- Develop automated tests for all features.
- Participate in frequent design and code
- Proactively suggest and implement service
- Participate in the active and direct
support of the service.
Although not definitive, the ideal candidate will typically have the
- BS/MS degree in CS, EE, or equivalent
- 4+ years of software development/system
- Strong experience with the following:
and container orchestration technologies
and Virtualization (systemd, package management, kvm, etc)
best practices (Jenkins, Teamcity, Git)
management and systems orchestration (any of Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Terraform)
and logging (Grafana, ELK, fluentd, etc)
excellence (customer centric mindset, high availability, troubleshooting,
canary deploys, etc)
- Experience with micro-services
based software architecture
- Experience with cloud environments
a plus (AWS, Azure, OpenStack)
- Solid scripting background (Python, Bash,
- Knowledge of professional software
engineering practices & best practices for full software development
life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control
management, build processes, testing and operations
- Comfortable with Agile Software
Development practices (e.g. Scrum, CI/CD, Slack, etc.)
to solve complex problems, providing hands-on resolution
- Critical thinking and
decision making skills
communication in English (both written and spoken)
- Results orientated, an
ability to manage multiple priorities is also expected
organized and detail oriented