Oracle Cloud Engineering Database Archtiect in Houston, Texas

As a member of the Support organization, your focus is to deliver post-sales support and solutions to the Oracle customer base while serving as an advocate for customer needs. This involves resolving post-sales non-technical customer inquiries via phone and electronic means, as well as, technical questions regarding the use of and troubleshooting for our Electronic Support Services. A primary point of contact for customers, you are responsible for facilitating customer relationships with Support and providing advice and assistance to internal Oracle employees on diverse customer situations and escalated issues.

As an Advisory Systems Engineer, you are expected to be an expert member of the problem-solving/avoidance team and be highly skilled in solving extremely complex (often previously unknown), critical customer issues. Performing the assigned duties with a high level of autonomy and reporting to management on customer status and technical matters on a regular basis, you will be expected to work with very limited guidance from management. Further, the Advisory Systems Engineer is sought by customers and Oracle employees to provide expert technical advice.

Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Because of substantial customer interfacing, a demonstrated ability to work with customers on an independent basis with exceptional communication skills, while consistently achieving the absolute highest levels of customer satisfaction. Both a Bachelors and Masters degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent experience 8 years related experience prior to taking this position. In addition, experience with Oracle*s core products, applications, and tools.

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.

The Database Cloud Engineering Architect is a hands-on role focused on assisting Oracle customer implement best practices to maximize the value of Oracle Database and Oracle Database Cloud services. This is a customer facing role that is accountable for the end-to-end customer cloud and onpremise deployment experience - architectural design sessions, specific implementation projects and/or Proofs of Concepts. The ideal candidate will have experience in customer facing roles and established success leading deep technical architecture and application design discussions with customers to drive Cloud Database deployments.

Key Responsibilities

Drive the deployment of the customers Database workloads into Oracle Database Cloud Services by providing deployment guidance, supporting development of the customers cloud adoption model, and providing appropriate recommendations to overcome blockers.

Provide hands-on assistance to Oracle s Top Tier customers in design, implementation and rollout out Oracle Database and allied products to meet business needs

Accelerate consumption in high potential customer accounts by providing deep Exadata, RAC, VPD, Golden Gate and Database technical expertise. Lead deployment of projects, Creation and delivery of technical content, with a dedicated focus on Oracle Database cloud services, and lift and shift of customer databases from OnPrem to Oracle Cloud and continuous synchronization with onPrem databases.

In this role one will engage with a wide cross section of internal and external stakeholders development, support, Oracle consulting services, and third party partners to drive Database Cloud adoption efforts.

Desired Skills and Experience

10 years of work experience in any combination of engineering, product management and consulting with increasing responsibilities, with at least 5 years as an Exadata, RAC Architect.

Hands on skills based on Oracle Exadata, RAC, RMAN backup and recovery, Active Data Guard, Snap clone, enterprise manager and MAA and Performance tuning and code level technical trouble shooting.

Knowledge and understanding of all aspects of database tuning, software configuration, memory usage, data access, data manipulation, SQL, and physical storage.

Install, implement and use Enterprise Manager Grid Control for enterprise wide deployments

Exposure toOracle Applications - e-business suite, PeopleSoft Database installation and configuration experience - preferred.

Exposure to Oracle Middleware Experience weblogic server, coherence, SOA, IDM preferred

Understanding of systems, network, storage and web technologies is a must. Knowledge and use of REST APIs a must.

Analysis of cloud strategies, design and development of tools for Oracle Database deployment in Oracle Public Cloud (OPC).

2 years experience in design and implementation of Oracle database on Cloud.

Proven ability in performing rapid assessments of clients internal technology landscape and targeting use cases and deployment targets for Public Cloud technology.

Ability to on-board seed systems onto Public Cloud and provide guidance in the platform evaluation.

BS/MS (MS preferred) in Computer Science or equivalent work experience

Professional Skill Requirements

Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment

Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

Ability to be a self starter

Sharp troubleshooting skills, problem solving and analytical skills

Ability to manage escalated technical situations & develop action plans

BS or MS in computer science or engineering from a reputed university

Job: *Support

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Cloud Engineering Database Archtiect

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 16000R4P