Software Developer 3
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 assist in defining and developing software for tasks associated with the developing, debugging or designing of software applications or operating systems. Provide technical leadership to other software developers. Specify, design and implement modest changes to existing software architecture to meet changing needs.
Duties and tasks are varied and complex needing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 4 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).
responsible for developing key services that power Oracle's cloud solutions
across all layers of the IaaS/SaaS/PaaS stack. Our primary focus areas are
scale, performance and reliability.
We can provide
you the opportunity to build and operate a suite of massive scale,
integrated cloud services in a broadly distributed, multi-tenant cloud
environment. OCI is committed to providing best of breed cloud
products that meet the needs of our large enterprise customers who are tackling
some of the world’s biggest challenges.
The Cape Town
development centre is currently looking for hands-on engineers. We are tackling
one of the most complex problems the cloud industry is facing - enabling large
enterprise customers to move to the cloud. This entails moving large amounts of
data, as well as migrating configuration and identity info, over some
challenging network topologies while providing a "it just works" user
experience. The team provides an opportunity to work across multiple different cloud
services while building it’s own cloud native service to migrate entire
Join our friendly
team working in a collaborative, lab-style environment to build a
We are looking for passionate software engineers at all
Can rapidly develop
production level code, keeping scalability and robustness in mind
grounding in computer science fundamentals, who can easily pick up a new programming
Enjoy working in an
innovative and collaborative environment
Can do operational
support on an on-call roster basis including
support for product issues escalated to the development team by the front line
operational support slack channels and health dashboards.
troubleshooting and optimal solutions based on a deep understanding of the
What you need as a minimum
BSc in Computer
Science or similar degree (or commensurate experience with a proven track record)
scripting and non scripting programming languages (Python and Java preferred)
An ability to
demonstrate logical thinking, decisiveness and drive in taking on and
Plus preferred experiences that we are looking for
Senior candidates are
expected to demonstrate more of these skills than less experienced candidates.
experience with distributed, highly scalable, multi-node environments
of virtual machine technologies, networking and storage systems
troubleshooting and performance tuning skills
experience, both command-line and system level knowledge
understanding of cluster architecture expected
troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools,
and develop Java based microservices with REST APIs
and develop python based operational tooling
and analyse service metrics to drive service improvements
a high quality bar for services right from the design stage through to
production e.g. end to end testing, monitoring and alerting.