Cloud Security DevOps Architect, Cloud Engineering

  • Job Reference: 678974287-2
  • Date Posted: 6 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Oracle
  • Location: Topeka, Kansas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Sales and Marketing, Education/Training
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job Description

Partners with customers, sales, engineering and product teams to design, demonstrate and deploy Oracle Cloud architectures that address customer business problems. Drives Oracle Cloud customer consumption by accelerating the adoption of Oracle cloud services including discovery, design and deployment.

Engages with strategic customers, builds leadership relationships at multiple levels within organizations in order to design and implement solutions. Works directly with customers to gather requirements, develop architectures and translates business needs into solutions. May implement solutions and ensure successful deployments through code development and scripting. Displays product/application understanding through highly customized presentation demonstrations to customers, and at conferences, and events. Supports customer from Proof of Concept (POC) through production deployment of services via resource configuration, planning, and customer education/training. Creates and distributes technical assets (white papers, solution code, blog posts, and video demonstrations). Serves as a leading contributor for customers and sales on technical cloud solutions and customer success. Identifies gaps and enhancements to influence engineering roadmaps for customer driven features. Leading contributor, may provide direction and mentoring to others. Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. May interact with C level. Maintains expertise by staying current on emerging technologies.

Minimum qualifications include: 8 years experience with computer applications and tools required. Ability to travel 50% international and domestic.

Preferred but not required qualifications include: Bachelor of Science-level university degree in Computer Science, Math, Engineering from accredited university; and/or relevant 8 years technical experience. Advanced degree in relevant field of studies highly desirable. Expertise in and an in depth and thorough knowledge of competitive and industry knowledge in the field of computer applications and tools; System and application design; Implementation of advanced product features; Project management; Solving technical problems with customers in technical environments; Written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills; Needs analysis, positioning, and business justification. 8 years experience and expertise in the clear communication of technical information to others through presentations, demonstrations, written communication and consultative solutioning experience.

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The SecDevOPS team is focused on delivering secure OCI service delivery and helping customers establish operational controls through deep knowledge of cloud-native application development, event-driven architectures, microservices, DevOps, Infrastructure-as-code, continuous integration, and automated deployment. This role is a mix of being a developer, a technical delivery architect, and an evangelist. In this role, you will actively engage with customers and deliver architecture to support secure design standards, industry-specific compliance requirements, implementation of cloud-native technologies, serverless application development, integrations with OCI or third party software around logging, monitoring, threat management, asset management solutions, write technical blogs, presentation to customers.

The qualified candidate will have deep technical knowledge of cloud-native technologies, and the ability to translate complex technical requirements into architecture & service delivery. Additionally, the ideal candidate will have software development, evangelism, instructional design, and cloud security experience. Above all, you will have a passion for learning new technologies and sharing them with a wider audience, and developing automation for repeatable patterns across customers.

While much of the focus of this role will revolve around the delivery of security and operations related to cloud security technologies, a large portion of the work will also involve adjacencies including securing and configuring tenancies, networking, encryption, and key or Certificate Management, Web Application Firewalls, SIEM technologies, vulnerability scanning, monitoring & observability, etc. While also interacting directly with customers the role involves regular work with the development organization to drive product improvements and innovations. This is a senior technical Cloud Delivery role, so the Cloud technical experience is the higher priority.

A Cloud Engineer in our team is responsible for the successful implementation of non-routine and complex business solutions ensuring high quality and timely delivery within budget to the customers happiness. Analyze business needs to help ensure Oracles solution meets the customers objectives by combining industry-standard methodologies and product knowledge. Effectively applies Oracles methodologies and policies while adhering to contractual obligations, thereby minimizing Oracles risk and exposure. Exercises judgment and business acumen in selecting methods and techniques for effective project delivery on small to medium engagements. Provides direction and mentoring to junior resources on the delivery team. Ensures deliverables are acceptable and work closely with the Project Management Team to understand and manage project expectations. Collaborates with the consulting/delivery sales team by providing domain credibility. Helps with Technical solution scoping of project Comfortable working in a matrix management environment. Good communication skills to deal with internal collaborators, customers, and vendors. This individual should have a solid technical background and excellent problem-solving skills.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in progressively responsible information technology including.
  • 5+ years of experience in developing, implementing, or architecting cloud solutions.
  • 3+ years of technical architecture experience integrating software into cloud infrastructure with hands on programming experience using one of popular programming languages such as in JAVA or Python.
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, related technical field or equivalent practical experience.
  • Service delivery experience in a cloud-related environment.
  • Ability to speak and write in English fluently
Preferred Qualifications
  • Deep technical domain knowledge in one or more of the following: cloud-native application development, event-driven architectures, SecDevOps, Infrastructure-as-code, continuous integration and deployment, container technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes, Observability
  • Experience with continuous integration tools (e.g. Jenkins)
  • Hands-on familiarity with Infrastructure-as-code technologies (e.g. Terraform)
  • Experience with configuration management platforms (e.g. Chef, Puppet, or Ansible)
  • Strong scripting skills (e.g. PowerShell, Python, Bash, Ruby, Go, etc.)
  • Strong practical application development experience on Linux and Windows-based systems
  • Knowledge and/or hands-on experience with OCI, including current OCI Certification (Developer, Solutions Architect, Operations)
  • Coding experience in one or more of the following languages, Java, .Net, Python, or PHP
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience with AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud preferred.
  • knowledge of industry-specific compliance such as PCI, HIPAA, ISO 27001, HITRUST, CIS preferred.
  • Delivery experience with leading security frameworks such as CIS, NIST, Zero Trust, etc.
  • Experience with REST APIs and related development.
  • Self-motivated, team-oriented, and focused on exceeding customer expectations
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