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Job Description

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The Autonomous Database Team is responsible for building the cloud service framework powering various Oracle Autonomous Database cloud services, including Autonomous Data Warehouse (ADW) and Autonomous Transaction Processing (ATP). The framework automates deployment, scaling and management of databases in the cloud. It is built on top of Oracle's Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) Layer.

The autonomous database cloud service framework features APIs to handle all lifecycle management operations of databases. It also performs operations autonomously based on internal and external events. The team has the unique opportunity to make significant contributions to the full stack of Oracle technology, from database kernel to cloud service platform and to customer-facing portals.

Based on compliance requirements, and in coordination with the functional and Enterprise Security Team, as an SRE you will be responsible for defining and deploying security fixes for autonomous database service with deep focus on architecture, production operations, performance management, deployment, and release engineering. You will work with multiple cross-functional teams helping deliver new and outstanding experiences to our stakeholders while ensuring reliability and performance. The successful candidate will be expected to interface with both senior management and the various delivery teams across OCI and database security and compliance architecture team to define and maintain our compliance posture in an environment of increasing regulatory expectations and growth.

We are a dynamic and enthusiastic team with great emphasis on go-getters and proactive individuals.

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In this role you will need to:
  • Act as a point of escalation for security incidents and other issues arising within the region, for the cloud database services.
  • Responsible for improving and maintaining security posture of the service
  • Lead the design, implementation, and configuration of database security architecture, software, and controls.
  • Review security compliance deliverables related to GDPR, SOC, FedRAMP, PCI, M&A, etc.
  • Operates and performs maintenance to cloud database services running within the region.
  • Assess, prioritize, and communicate risks and urgency to leadership and engineering teams
  • 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
  • Ensures thorough documentation of incidents through company-standard reporting methods.
  • Stay informed of cloud infrastructure stacks
  • Develop and maintain security scorecards, dashboards, and reports.
  • Drive and/or review security assurance and compliance deliverables, including checklists, test results, risk analysis, security guides, etc.
  • Second-level spot reviews of operational security including inventories, patch levels, and scans.
  • Provide solution and guidance to software development teams to remediate security findings and reduce risk
  • Perform threat analysis for Cloud services and write remediation plans
  • Champion best practice security configuration and hardening

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Ability to maintain a US government security clearance.
  • At least a Bachelor's degree, in Computer Science, MIS or another technical field, or equivalent work experience.
  • Solid experience with Linux.
  • Experience troubleshooting complex software and/or networking issues.
  • Knowledge on Cloud computing architecture, primarily Identity, Compute and Networking
  • Experience in understanding and executing Security Technical Implementation Guide
  • Expert level experience, understanding, implementation and troubleshooting of Oracle Database technology including RAC, Dataguard, ASM, RMAN preferred.
  • Development skills utilizing Python, shell, SQL, Terraform
  • Prior DevSecOps or continuous delivery and deployment experience preferred
  • Knowledgeable in compliance requirements for National security regions
  • Familiarity with security and compliance standards (STIG, CIS, NIST 800) etc. Bonus: certifications such as CISSP or CCSP
  • Strong communication and analytical skills
  • Familiarity with security practices in web application delivery and general knowledge of network topology
  • Proven ability to quickly learn new technical domains and then train others.

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.

If you are a Colorado resident, Please Contact us or Email us at oracle-salary-inquiries_us@oracle.com to receive compensation and benefits information for this role. Please include this Job ID: 131988 in the subject line of the email.

About Us

Innovation starts with inclusion at Oracle. We are committed to creating a workplace where all kinds of people can be themselves and do their best work. It's when everyone's voice is heard and valued, that we are inspired to go beyond what's been done before. That's why we need people with diverse backgrounds, beliefs, and abilities to help us create the future, and are proud to be an affirmative-action equal opportunity employer.

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, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Oracle will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records pursuant to applicable law.

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