Senior Platform team Manager, OCI Cloud – Load Balancer (LB) + Web Application Firewall (WAF) - OCI Virtual Networking
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) is looking for a Senior Platform/SRE Team Manager who will lead a team responsible for building & maintaining the OCI LB+WAF service. The team is responsible for current and future infrastructure maintenance and development, automation & orchestration, releases, patching and various operational tasks & escalations.
You will work closely & grow a team of brilliant engineers on daily basis, will help them overcome challenges they are facing and ensure that there are no obstacles to deliver future commitments. Those daily responsibilities include participating in and helping with Scrum ceremonies, ensuring development is on track and team will reach planned deadlines, managing different kinds of dependencies and risks, participating in product board meetings, being ready to provide team status at any time, contributing to the product roadmap, working with other teams on planning activities and having good time with the team at team building events. You will communicate with national and international teams which are spread across the world in different locations and time zones.
Finally, you will help team members to grow their careers and to achieve set goals.
Majority of the worktime you will deal with different tasks and challenges which will require IT knowledge, so having background of Computer Science and experience in this area is a-must.
Position is open in San Jose, Costa Rica.
Skills and Qualifications
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
Manage a team that designs, develops, troubleshoots and debugs software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.
As a manager of the software engineering division, you will apply your knowledge of software architecture to manage software development tasks associated with developing, debugging or designing software applications, operating systems and databases according to provided design specifications. Build enhancements within an existing software architecture and suggest improvements to the architecture.
Manages and controls activities in multi-functional areas of sections. Ensures appropriate operational planning is effectively executed to meet Corporate specifications. Demonstrated leadership and people management skills. Strong communication skills, analytical skills, thorough understanding of product development. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 4 years of software engineering or related experience.