Oracle is seeking an experienced and driven Senior Site Reliability Engineer (Akamai platform) who wants to join a team of highly talented Technology and Engineering professionals who are revolutionizing the delivery of Cloud Services at Oracle.
Oracle IT provides modern enterprise services to Oracle’s internal businesses and is amid a cloud transformation driving improved agility, performance, availability and security across Oracle’s Enterprise and Development environments. We are looking for passionate, highly motivated, uniquely skilled, “engineering-first” driven individuals to join our team and help build our next generation business platform. If you are looking for an environment that embraces your unbridled ambition for innovating solutions; provides clearly defined objectives and empowers individual growth through direct feedback; values your contributions and is dedicated to supporting your personal development, then Oracle IT is the team for you!
As a member of the Oracle IT team, you will apply your software skills to analyze, design and implement feature/functionality for Oracle.com
As an Oracle IT Site Reliability Engineer, you will be focused on improving service reliability, performance and operability of Services used by Oracle Employee and Oracle Customers. You will have your hand on the pulse of the services and will play a key role in responding to live service issues. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to create automation and tooling that will allow us to continuously improve our services.
Solve complex problems related to Akamai services and build automation to prevent problem recurrence. Support various Akamai product and services such as ION delivery platform, WAF security, managed Kona, Bot Manager, GTM and EAA.
Identify opportunities and drive the implementation of automation to improve service health, manageability, reliability and telemetry.
Ability to read, write, configure, design, and script end-to-end service telemetry, alerting and self-healing capabilities for platforms.
You will be responsible for the design and delivery of the mission critical stack, with focus on security, resiliency, scale, and performance with authority for end-to-end performance and operability.
A deep understanding of service topology and their dependencies required to troubleshoot issues and define mitigations. Professional curiosity and a desire to a develop deep understanding of services and technologies is required.
As a member of Oracle IT Akamai SRE team, candidate is responsible for managing and supporting Akamai delivery and WAF security configurations for our applications.
Some of these responsibilities are listed as follows:
Management & Automation of Akamai Delivery Platform
Management & Automation of Akamai Security WAF Platform
Monitoring and Incident Response
Four years of bachelor’s degree or master’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent
Excellence in verbal and written communication. Ability to communicate with all levels during critical events and be a bridge for technical discussion with non-technical people.
5+ years of experience running large scale customer facing web services in a DevOps/SRE environment
Minimum 5-7 years of actual experience working on Akamai CDN platform or any other CDN Platform.
Hands on working experience with Akamai CDN platform with expertise in Akamai ION delivery, Akamai WAF and security tools
Strong Technical background with an ability to troubleshoot issues impacting large scale service architectures and application stacks.
3+ years of demonstrable experience in one or more scripting/programming languages such as GO, Python, Ruby and etc.
Experience building CI/CD pipelines with Jenkins
Familiarity with large scale cloud networking infrastructure, including network architectures, DNS, TCP/IP protocols, firewall management, routing, switching, ACLs, SSL/TLS
Experience utilizing Cloud Infrastructure such as Oracle Cloud Infrastructure , Azure, AWS, OpenStack, GCP
Configuration and change management and automation
Cloud Service monitoring and incident management
Master of source code management for large teams using frameworks such as GIT, GITHub, Terraform, Artifactory, Bitbucket, Docker
Able to develop automation framework for Akamai operations tasks with deep knowledge of Akamai REST Api’s and Akamai CLI
Strong know how of CURL, Postman, JSON. CURL Knowledge and using CURL to troubleshoot Akamai Request
Full-stack troubleshooting skills across network, application, hardware, management fabric, and distributed services layers
Should be able to follow and build strong operational processes and procedures
Flexible work times to enable working with team members in other time zones (Early and Late conferences)
Experience to work with offshore teams is a plus
Experience in 24x7 operational support
Hands on knowledge of DevOPS tools
Good understanding of Agile methodology