Oracle Principal/Sr. Principal PaaS Solutions Specialist in Chesterfield, Missouri
Develops courseware to support new and existing products, often though not exclusively in conjunction with Product Division.
Coordinate and evaluate development contributions from other courseware development team members. Develop certification questions for use in the Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) exams. Solicit and incorporate feedback from reviews and training events. Deliver training at train-the-trainer and pilot events.
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. Bachelor*s Degree in Computer Science or Instructional Design. Four years adult education experience (as teacher or curriculum developer). Seven years technical or professional experience using Oracle products or related software. Strong SQL and PL/SQL knowledge and experience. Knowledge of XML, Java, and J2EE technologies. Experience with Oracle9i Database administration. Knowledge of Oracle9i Application server.
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.
Oracle Cloud University (OCU) is dedicated to training customers, partners and employees on Oracle s cloud products including all of SaaS, PaaS and IaaS. The team offers training via digital subscriptions for all SaaS cloud offerings and is now in the process of building out PaaS and IaaS subscriptions. These offerings feature over 4000 hours of cloud related content built on a platform that offers knowledge checks, skill paths, gamification and live analytics on learner progress. Customers are already paying for and consuming thousands of hours of content in a modern learning framework. In addition, the team also teaches over 500 live cloud classes a year featuring cloud content and hands on labs to practice what they are learning.
This role is to join the PaaS team to design and drive the creation of innovative PaaS content. The goal is to complement existing content with practical content in the form of uses cases, best practices etc. Content can be created within the role, collaborating with other groups, with partners etc. The ideal candidate is someone who has field experience with PaaS technologies with an eye for migrations, implementations and other key pieces of content to enable the PaaS customer/partner.
This position is a key role to drive the evolution of OU s PaaS offerings and to create a key differentiator for our training offerings. Going to the cloud is key for Oracle and having educated customers on the cloud ensures everyone s success. In this role, you will have a chance to work with multiple groups in the company including Product Development, Alliances, Consulting, Customer Success teams etc. in a global capacity.
Key activities will include:
Defining and creating PaaS content that is of practical use in the form of use cases, best practices etc.
Work with our IT team to define the lab model so that students can practice what they learn.
Expand the applicability of PaaS into SaaS and IaaS via new training assets.
Work with consulting and other organizations to design the best set of value added content
Provide strategic direction on how we can evolve our PaaS education business
. This is a key leadership position and will have exposure to all key initiatives and strategies. This position will also get broad exposure to all of Oracle and work in a worldwide capacity. It is a unique opportunity to work within a business unit at Oracle and get P&L visibility while innovating the next generation model for cloud.
10 years experience working in IT with a recent emphasis on Cloud.
Practical knowledge of PaaS cloud technologies particularly Application Development or Integration Cloud Services
Ability to network and maintain multiple relationships across Oracle (Development, IT etc.)
Good communication and influencing skills, both written and verbal.
Strong organizational ability. Driven by goals and standards of excellence.
Ability to understand and analyze the industry and market. Proactive, creative and innovative thinker.
Professional with strong planning skills. Motivation to continuously expand personal professional knowledge.
Extremely comfortable working in a global setting.
Title: Principal/Sr. Principal PaaS Solutions Specialist
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 18000I3O