Oracle Oracle A-Team Solution Architect in Sweden
Oracle A-Team Solution Architect
Oracle’s most elite team (the A-Team) is
seeking a highly energetic Solution Architect and thought leader for a
mission critical division of the organization. We are Oracle’s elite
outbound arm of development responsible for helping our customers
achieve success with our products and services. The role involves
contributing to and leading multidisciplinary projects focused on
architecting, designing, and prototyping complex cross-product solutions
involving Oracle Software as a Service (SaaS), Platform as a Service
(PaaS), and Infrastructure as a service (IaaS) for our most prestigious
customers. The position entails a high level of internal and external
visibility with senior management. The Solution Architect is responsible
for structuring and leading complex, strategic internal and external
engagements involving coordination across teams and products, innovative
use of Oracle’s Cloud Development products and tools, and establishing a
regular feedback channel into the Development organization resulting in
product improvements and innovations.
Typical Duties and Responsibilities include:
- Design complex and innovative solutions leveraging Oracle Cloud
offerings to address critical business requirements of our customers.
- Assess cloud solutions either in pre-sales or post-sales stages and
provide guidance to involved internal and external parties to ensure
successful implementations and uptake of best practices.
competing, quickly changing priorities effectively and handle input from
many internal and external collaborators and stakeholders.
Structure and execute plans for a given project in challenging environments with a minimum of guidance.
Closely collaborate with high caliber peers and a variety of teams and groups in a highly dynamic environment.
Identify recurring patterns and solutions and generalize these for broader re-use across the entire ecosystem.
Identify common pain points in Oracle products and Solutions, and propose alternatives to improve them.
Establish relationships and feedback channels into product management
and product engineering ultimately resulting in product improvements and
We are seeking an exceptional technical leader with
extraordinary attention to detail. She or he is able to play a project
manager role with excellent tracking and reporting skills, in-depth
understanding of current cloud technologies and products, and has a
strong sense for market trends and emerging technologies and tools
within and outside of Oracle’s portfolio. Must be able to up level and
summarize project goals and risks at an executive level.
ideal candidate will understand the need to balance continuous personal
development and non-work life with the pressures of delivery. A
successful applicant will have a thorough understanding of communication
and be able to effectively communicate with upper management,
customers, and the members of the team knowing that the audience will
range from those who have very limited understanding of technology to
those who are on the world forefront of Cloud ecosystems.
Solution Architect must have communication skills (both written and
verbal) with the ability to effectively communicate with customers,
succinctly articulate business impacts, translate technical information
into layperson and business terms, concisely ‘storyboard’ complex
problems, solutions, and approaches in a manner appropriate for
executives, develop frameworks, templates, and high-quality pragmatic
deliverables that can be carried forth and executed by project teams,
and articulate and demonstrate gaps in our products based on real world
customer use cases.
He or she has problem solving skills with
the ability to develop and analyze options/hypotheses objectively,
applies industry-leading practices, and facilitates
negotiations/discussions involving groups of diverse stakeholders.
Desired Qualifications, Skills, and Experience
- Strong understanding of cloud architecture and hybrid on-premises /
cloud designs. Strong technical skills and a system wide vision
including all aspects of the cloud ecosystem.
- Fluent in current
Oracle SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS products and experienced in designing
complex and large-scale cloud projects, ideally spread across a variety
of industries and function domains such as Customer Experience, HCM,
ERP, SCM, etc.
- Strong understanding and hands-on experience in
Oracle PaaS and IaaS related technologies – such as Java, integration,
mobile, security, storage, compute, and networking.
motivated, self-starter with a quick learning style and a strong
ambition to remain up to date with current technologies and trends.
Exceptional analytical and critical reasoning skills capable of flexible and lateral thinking.
Ability to strongly lead technical discussions with customers, partners, and other Oracle teams.
Understanding of Open source and non-Oracle products and solutions.
Inclination to coach – through trainings, public forums, blogs, and conferences.
Highly developed interpersonal, verbal communication and presentation
skills; demonstrated comfort level for presentations to senior
leadership level meetings.
- Work with and across all levels within the business to develop the “best” solution to an issue/business need required.
- A master’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or
related field or a Bachelor’s Degree and comparable experience in
software development, information technology, and/or data architecture.
Minimum of 10 or more years of experience in progressively responsible information technology.
Extensive experience with cloud services in the areas of SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS.
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
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. Define specifications for significant new projects and specify, design and develop software according to those specifications. You will perform professional software development tasks associated with the developing, designing and debugging of software applications or operating systems.
Provide leadership and expertise in the development of new products/services/processes, frequently operating at the leading edge of technology. Recommends and justifies major changes to existing products/services/processes. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 8 more years of software engineering or related experience.
Job: Product Development
Location: United Kingdom
Other Locations: Switzerland, Netherlands, Belgium, Poland, Denmark, Norway, France, Bulgaria, Austria, Czech Republic, Italy, Slovakia, Sweden, Spain, Portugal
Job Type: Regular Employee Hire