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Oracle Sr. Director Data Center Operations-JoinOCIs in West Jordan, Utah

Work with a world class team to develop, implement, and support cutting edge Oracle technology.

Manages teams supporting and/or implementing large and/or complex multi-functional and/or multi-location projects and/or systems. Defines, documents and manages scope, expectations, implementation approach, deliverables and acceptance testing criteria. Develops and manages an effective risk mitigation strategy for the project(s).

Directs and ensures the implementation of operational policies through subordinate managers Interacts internally and externally with executive management involving negotiation of difficult matters to influence policy. Functional expertise and broad company knowledge. Successful track record in the specialism and as a manager. Detailed knowledge of technical and business concepts of a number of related applications areas. BA/BS degree preferred.

This is a remote/office based position which may be performed anywhere in the United States except for within the state of Colorado.

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.

/Are you interested in leading the organization responsible for the global support of large-scale distributed infrastructure for the cloud? Oracle’s Cloud Infrastructure team is implementing Infrastructure-as-a-Service technologies that operate at high scale in a broadly distributed multi-tenant cloud environment. Our customers run their businesses on our cloud, and our mission is to provide them with best in class, foundational cloud networking services./

/We’re looking for a hands-on senior leader with very strong management and leadership experience to come lead our organization that is responsible for supporting our cloud data centers. These are exciting times in our space - we are growing fast and working on ambitious new initiatives./

/As the Senior Director of Global Data Center Operations you will own and manage an organization in multiple countries globally that provides the physical onsite presence in the Data Centers and will be responsible for the overall availability of Oracle’s Cloud Infrastructure. You should be able to dive deep into any part of the stack and higher level system interactions. You should value simplicity and scale, work comfortably in a collaborative, agile environment, and be excited to learn./

/Detailed Description and Job Requirements/

/Work with a world class team to implement and support cutting edge Oracle technology in Cloud Data Centers./

/We are looking for a very experienced leader with a desire to lead and support the multi Data Center environment./

/In order to maximize the quality of delivery and reliability you will/

  • /Drive appropriate leadership recruitment, ensuring the employment of high quality team members with a passion for excellence/

  • /Lead the definition and implementation of resourcing strategies to ensure full coverage/

  • /Negotiating and working with vendors and global suppliers, to deliver a strategy that will drive performance and expectations/

  • /Work closely with Human Resources within the regions to ensure the best possible relationship and care for your Oracle employees./

  • /Focus and prioritize appropriately on what is most important to Oracle/

  • /Drive scalability practices to ensure efficiencies across your organization/

  • /Be an advocate for change, and drive improvement in tools, processes and people management/

/Project work will also be a crucial part of the engagement, you will also be/

  • /Leading the implementation of multi-functional projects and/or systems. Drive the definition of manage scope, expectations, implementation approach, deliverables and acceptance testing criteria, whilst appropriately managing risk/

  • /Driving the delivery of improvements. Interacting across functional areas to ensure objectives are met./

  • /Driving the development of short, medium, and long term plans and regularly interact across functional areas with executives to achieve strategic objectives./

/You should be able to:/

  • /Demonstrate a track record of influencing thinking and/or gaining acceptance of others in sensitive situations. /

  • /Demonstrate a successful track record as a senior manager of managers. Detailed knowledge of technical and business concepts of a number of related applications and areas./

/About the Role//:/

/Do you have what it takes: experience leading growing teams in the development of large scale distributed Management Services, designing and developing the Infrastructure as a services platform that drives Public Cloud, PaaS and SaaS offerings. As the Senior Director of Data Center Operations you will lead the organization tasked with providing 24/7 Cloud Data Center support for our Public cloud infrastructure. The position will report into the Seattle based, VP of Data Center Operations. /

/Candidate will be responsible for//:/

  • /Providing leadership, direction and strategy across our Data Center Platform./

  • /Establishing and development of organization to meet and execute on strategy./

  • /Working with geographically distributed teams and contribute to the success of his/her organization and other related teams./

  • /Coaching and mentoring managers and individual contributors across the organization./

  • /Driving service performance to KPIs/

  • /Preparing and executing on Executive level communications./

  • /Growing the team by recruiting and hiring top talent./

  • /Delivering large-scale projects on-time with high quality./

  • /Collaborating and working effectively with best in class architects, engineers, product managers, QA and Documentation teams./

/Candidate can expect:/

  • /A stable environment with low turnover and great opportunities to grow./

  • /A merit-based organization./

  • /An opportunity to contribute to a well recognized, revenue-producing Oracle product that has thousands of customers./

  • /Challenging and diverse projects./

  • /Competitive salary and benefits./

/What you need to know to be successful in this role//:/

  • /10 years or more of proven IT leadership and management in the technology market/

  • /A deep understanding of managing resources globally and the local laws that can affect this./

  • /In depth knowledge of the Data Center ecosystem. (cooling, electrical, networking, and structured cabling)/

  • /An ITIL expert steeped in the value that this delivers/

  • /7 years or more of Vendor relationship management and negotiations./

  • /Deep experience with distributed, highly scalable, multi-node environments./

  • /Written and Spoken fluency in English/

Job: *Information Technology

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Sr. Director Data Center Operations-JoinOCIs

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 200015D8