Job Description

At Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI), we build the future of the cloud for Enterprises as a diverse team of fellow creators and inventors. We act with the speed and attitude of a start-up, with the scale and customer-focus of the leading enterprise software company in the world.

Values are OCI's foundation and how we deliver excellence. We strive for equity, inclusion, and respect for all. We are committed to the greater good in our products and our actions. We are constantly learning and taking opportunities to grow our careers and ourselves. We challenge each other to stretch beyond our past to build our future.

You are the builder here. You will be part of a team of really smart, motivated, and diverse people and given the autonomy and support to do your best work. It is a dynamic and flexible workplace where you'll belong and be encouraged.

OCI Media Services is an exciting new team working on a suite of OCI-native services in the digital media space. We are building services from the ground up that run the gamut from content transcode and streaming to information extraction and analytics.

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be a key player in building distributed, scalable, fault tolerant software systems in support of our business needs and end customer. You will participate in the entire software lifecycle - development, testing, CI/CD and production operations.

From a technology perspective, this is a greenfield development environment with a huge amount of autonomy, leaving us free to build and innovate without being encumbered by legacy products and services.

About You:
  • You are an experienced engineer with a proven track record of delivering high-scale, high-impact solutions
  • You have excellent communication skills. You can clearly explain complex technical concepts
  • You are a disciplined engineer who understands the importance of high standards, never satisfied with mediocrity and constantly striving for excellence
  • You are passionate about technology and are not afraid to defend your opinions or position with peers/superiors

Minimum Qualifications
  • 4+ years of experience shipping scalable distributed systems
  • BS in Computer Science, or equivalent experience
  • Ability to work in a collaborative, cross-functional team environment
  • Strong grasp of Computer Science concepts (data structures, algorithms, and programming paradigms)
  • Proficient in Java
  • You are experienced at building highly available services, possessing knowledge of common service-oriented design patterns and service-to-service communication protocols
  • Experience with components of modern infrastructure like service discovery, secret storage, containerization, software-defined networking, etc.
  • Experience with production operations and best practices for putting quality code in production and troubleshoot issues when they arise
  • Able to effectively communicate technical ideas verbally and in writing (technical proposals, design specs, architecture diagrams and presentations)

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience building multi-tenant cloud-scale services
  • Experience in digital media (transcode, streaming, DRM, etc)
  • Experience in diagnosing, troubleshooting and resolving performance issues in complex environments
  • Experience using dependency injection frameworks like Guice or Spring
  • Experience running services on Kubernetes
  • Familiarity with digital media concepts like transcode, DRM, and adaptive bitrate streaming.

Detailed Description and Job Requirements

As a member of team, you will assist in defining and developing software for tasks associated with the ingestion, management, and distribution of digital media. In addition to feature work, you will develop automation to assist in the testing, verification, and deployment of the service in all OCI regions. As with any new product delivery, duties and tasks will vary and changes in priority are the norm.

Our vision is to provide a suite of services that enable customers to build rich media applications natively on OCI. In addition to providing the core services that form the basis of media workflows, we plan on expanding our capabilities into higher-level ML-driven information extraction services. Our growth journey is fueled by highly energetic, technology savvy engineers like YOU who are looking to grow with us to meet the demands of building a powerful next-generation platform. Are you ready to do something big?

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.

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: 132004 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.


For over three decades, Oracle has been the center of innovation for business software—birthplace of the first commercially available relational database, the first suite of internet-based applications, and the next-generation enterprise-computing platform, Oracle Fusion. Today, Oracle provides the world's most complete, open, and integrated business software and hardware systems, with more than 370,000 customers—including 100 of the Fortune 100—representing a variety of sizes and industries in more than 145 countries around the globe. And Oracle's 104,500 global employees—including 30,000 developers working full-time on Oracle products—are critical to that success.

Oracle recruiters are always searching for brilliant employees with an entrepreneurial spirit, looking for a work culture where innovation is the goal, hard work is expected, and creativity is rewarded. Oracle employees enjoy competitive salaries, excellent health benefits, and a network of like-minded co-workers that drive innovation across the entire technology industry.

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