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Oracle Cloud Architect in Rochester, New York

Analyze, design develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for commercial or end user applications. Writes code, completes programming and performs testing and debugging of applications.

As a member of the software engineering division, you will specify, design and implement major changes to existing software architecture. Create new architecture for a moderate size product or a portion of a major product. Build and execute unit tests and unit test plans. Review integration and regression test plans created by QA. Communicate with QA and porting engineering to ensure consistency, testability and portability across products in general.

Provide leadership and expertise in the development of new products/services/processes, frequently operating at the leading edge of technology. Recommends and justifies major changes to existing products/services/processes. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 8 or more years of software engineering or related experience.

Oracle is an Affirmative Action-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, protected veterans status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Cloud Architect

Oracle Pandemic Response Team is searching for a Senior Principal Cloud Architect with real-world experience in developing net new services on Oracle Cloud Architecture to assist with designing a system that will handle millions of transactions per day. Experience with government regulations and environments is a plus. US citizen is required; may need to submit for security clearance.

As the Senior Principal Cloud Architect, your role will be designing and implementing services to assist the global pandemic efforts. These services will process highly confidential medical data across multiple geographic boundaries both inside and outside the US. You will also be responsible for organization leadership and mentoring of a cross-functional team of engineers including SDEs, SREs, and DBAs.


A Senior Principal Cloud Architect leads the application architecture and development efforts for enterprise level applications. Develops technical strategy for a particular application or suite of applications. Ensures system integrity and a stable system with proper controls and systems including up to date document applications architecture and development expert. Leads the team from a technical perspective in the areas of application architecture, systems analysis and design, data modelling, operational resiliency, and software programming. Creates technical specifications and high-level system architecture diagrams. Develops prototypes. Ensures that technical specifications are kept current during the development process. Ensures that the estimates in the technical specification are accurate. Defines the high-level software development practices and policies.

This position is responsible for the end to end product architecture. Thisinvolves contributing to and leading multidisciplinary projects focused on architecting, re-developing, migrating, improving, designing, and prototyping complex cross-product solutions involving Oracle s Platform as a Service (PaaS), and Infrastructure as a service (IaaS). The position entails a high level of internal visibility with senior leadership. The Senior Principal Cloud Architect is responsible for structuring and leading complex, strategic internal and external engagements involving coordination across teams and products, innovative use of Oracle s Cloud Development products and tools and establishing a regular feedback channel into the Development organization resulting in product improvements and innovations.

As a Senior Principal Cloud Architect, this role serves as a technical leader within the organization. This involves contributing to organization technical strategy and roadmap. This position will be involved in guiding organization growth through developing, hiring, and mentoring new roles within the organization. This position will be responsible for contributing to essential best practice documentation and technical standards across the organization.


  • Minimum of 10 or more years of broad technical exposure.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to communicate with individuals across the organization

  • A systems thinker, able to move fluidly between high-level abstract thinking and detail-oriented implementation; open minded to new ideas, approaches, and possesses the technical ability to implement ideas.

  • Experience working with Agile development frameworks.

  • A self-starter that is naturally inquisitive, requiring only small pieces to the puzzle, across many technologies - new and legacy.

  • Highly motivated, self-starter with a quick learning style and a strong ambition to remain up to date with current technologies and trends.

  • Exceptional analytical and critical reasoning skills capable of flexible and lateral thinking.

  • Ability to strongly lead technical discussions with Oracle teams.

  • A master’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field or a bachelor s degree and comparable experience in software development, information technology, and/or data architecture.

Must Haves

  • Ability to produce results quickly with little direction

  • Experience with RESTful services and other integration technologies

  • Experience with common data formats, including but not limited to JSON, XML, Parquet & CSV

  • Strong understanding of cloud architecture and on-premises / legacy designs. Strong technical skills and a system wide vision including all aspects of the cloud ecosystem.

  • Highly developed interpersonal, verbal communication and presentation skills; demonstrated comfort level for presentations to senior leadership level meetings.

  • Experience with Oracle RDMS

  • Experience with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

  • Experience with Oracle Golden Gate

  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines including VCS (git, svn, etc)

Nice to Haves

  • Experience with container administration and development utilizing Kubernetes, Docker, Mesos, or similar. Oracle Kubernetes Engine preferred.

  • Experience with Oracle Analytics Cloud

  • Experience with presentations to large audiences

  • Experience with Big Data Technologies (including Hadoop, Spark, NoSQL, Object Storage, or similar)

  • Understanding of Open source and non-Oracle products and solutions.

  • Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Certifications

  • Oracle Database Certifications

Job: *Product Development

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Cloud Architect

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 20000U5F