Principal Software Developer ASM - Redwood City


On Site
USD 94,200.00 - 223,500.00 per year
Full Time


Oracle ASM
Software engineering
Operating systems
Storage management
Research design
Data storage
File systems
Customer facing
Life insurance
Health care
Financial planning
Cloud computing
Application service management
Oracle Exadata
Software development
Analytical skill
Value engineering

Job Details

Job Description

We design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.

As a member of the software engineering division, you will take an active role in the definition and evolution of standard practices and procedures. You will be responsible for defining and developing software for tasks associated with the developing, designing and debugging of software applications or operating systems.Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 7 years of software engineering or related experience.

Career Level - IC4


One of the most exciting aspect of any software solution is to manage the storage effectively.

Our group, Automatic Storage Management (aka ASM), is responsible for building highly available, scalable, and efficient tools to solve customers' storage problems. ASM is a central part of the Oracle Database's storage strategy. While it is versatile enough to run with any physical storage backend, ASM is also the key storage solution that enables the database to run in engineered systems such as the Exadata Database Machine and the Oracle Database Appliance (ODA).

The primary focus of the ASM group is to solve storage management problems and improve data availability. As a member of this team, you will participate in the research, design, and implementation of the core components of the ASM infrastructure.


  • BS/MS CS
  • Excellent C, C++ programming skills
  • Good debugging and troubleshooting skills
  • Should be familiar and conversant with the classes of storage architectures that are currently available.
  • Should have demonstrated experience in the area of storage systems programming for example file systems or volume managers.
  • Oracle Database experience preferred
  • Understanding of UNIX system programming, device driver development
  • Ability to define, build, and ship products in a timely manner
  • Good communication and teamwork skills
  • Problem Solver
  • Quick study
  • Analytical
  • Creative
  • Independent
  • Flexible
  • Proactive
  • Must reside in or around the Redwood City, CA area

If this sounds like you, we hope to meet you! Create the future with us. Apply now.




Certain US customer or client-facing roles may be required to comply with applicable requirements, such as immunization and occupational health mandates.

Range and benefit information provided in this posting are specific to the stated locations only

US: Hiring Range: from $94,200 to $223,500 per annum. May be eligible for bonus and equity.

Oracle maintains broad salary ranges for its roles in order to account for variations in knowledge, skills, experience, market conditions and locations, as well as reflect Oracle's differing products, industries and lines of business.

Candidates are typically placed into the range based on the preceding factors as well as internal peer equity.

Oracle US offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes the following:

1. Medical, dental, and vision insurance, including expert medical opinion

2. Short term disability and long term disability

3. Life insurance and AD&D

4. Supplemental life insurance (Employee/Spouse/Child)

5. Health care and dependent care Flexible Spending Accounts

6. Pre-tax commuter and parking benefits

7. 401(k) Savings and Investment Plan with company match

8. Paid time off: Flexible Vacation is provided to all eligible employees assigned to a salaried (non-overtime eligible) position. Accrued Vacation is provided to all other employees eligible for vacation benefits. For employees working at least 35 hours per week, the vacation accrual rate is 13 days annually for the first three years of employment and 18 days annually for subsequent years of employment. Vacation accrual is prorated for employees working between 20 and 34 hours per week. Employees working fewer than 20 hours per week are not eligible for vacation.

9. 11 paid holidays

10. Paid sick leave: 72 hours of paid sick leave upon date of hire. Refreshes each calendar year. Unused balance will carry over each year up to a maximum cap of 112 hours.

11. Paid parental leave

12. Adoption assistance

13. Employee Stock Purchase Plan

14. Financial planning and group legal

15. Voluntary benefits including auto, homeowner and pet insurance

The role will generally accept applications for at least three calendar days from the posting date or as long as the job remains posted.

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