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Oracle Senior UX Software Development Engineer – Energy Product Incubator in Topeka, Kansas

Job Description

Analyze, design develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for commercial or end user applications. Writes code, completes programming and performs testing and debugging of applications.

As a member of the software engineering division, you will analyze and integrate external customer specifications. Specify, design and implement modest changes to existing software architecture. Build new products and development tools. Build and execute unit tests and unit test plans. Review integration and regression test plans created by QA. Communicate with QA and porting engineering to discuss major changes to functionality.

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.

If you are a Colorado resident, Please Contact us or Email us at oracle-salary-inquiries_us@oracle.com to receive compensation and benefits information for this role. Please include this Job ID: 177044 in the subject line of the email.


About the Company and Team

Oracle Energy and Water is a tech provider empowering utility companies and other energy innovators around the world to serve their consumers. Every day, utilities provide reliable energy to power our world and deliver water to sustain life -- and Oracle’s products are at the center. Customers check their usage online, compare rate plans, and are encouraged to save electricity to contribute to a cleaner energy future -- and Oracle helps make it all possible. Our team strives to ensure that every global citizen has access to clean and affordable energy and water.

You’ll be joining a team that’s incubating a new platform product within the energy space. We are a creative group of passionate individuals, committed to building out the platform that powers the rapidly-evolving needs of utility companies while making the world a better, greener place to live for us all. We operate with a startup mindset on this team providing the best of two worlds -- the autonomy to iterate on new ideas while sitting within a stable, larger organization at Oracle. We’re working on big goals, and we need talented folks with equally big ambitions. Join us!

About the Job

We’re looking for an experienced senior UX software engineer for our engineering incubator team that is accustomed to working in distributed systems. You’ll be part of a team of experienced engineers who are building a next-generation platform for the energy industry with a heavy focus on massive data volume processing.

Our new platform is built directly on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) based on cloud native principles. We build to scale globally, leveraging state-of-the-art tooling, with zero downtime. As a senior UX software engineer, you’ll be responsible for building world-class software, leveraging automation whenever possible, mixed with many opportunities to contribute to the definition of early stage products.

What You’ll Make Happen

  • You are the builder here. You’ll create a UI that’s used by the world’s largest utilities as well as other innovative companies in the energy space.

  • You’ll be part of a product development team for new energy products. You’ll be surrounded by a team of smart, motivated, and diverse people and given the autonomy and support to do your best work. It is a dynamic and flexible workplace where you’ll belong and be encouraged. We’re exploring ideas ranging from Vehicle to Grid; Demand Response Auctions, Grid Flexibility, Data sharing, and more.

  • You’ll contribute to ideas for how to design our UI for scale.

  • You’ll be able to apply your expertise and passion in solving difficult problems in highly available distributed systems. If this is you, at Oracle you can help, shape, design and build innovative new systems from the ground up.

About You

  • 6+ years of experience with full-stack UI development

  • Ability to produce wireframes with a product lead, turn those wireframes into working prototypes, and transition into production-ready interfaces

  • Experience developing with AJAX frameworks (eg. Angular, ReactJS, or Vue)

  • Experience with Typescript/Javascript, Webpack, CSS

  • Experience interfacing with JSON REST APIs

  • Experience with Node.js/npm, Selenium/Webdriver, Jest

  • Ability to design and implement UI components that provide an intuitive and seamless customer experience

  • Experience with continuous deployment tools and source control.

  • You are passionate about building intuitive, simple-to-use, highly scalable user experiences for an ever-expanding set of cloud capabilities.

  • You have experience with the design of major features and launching them into production.

  • You work on most projects and tasks independently.

  • You’ve built rich tools for use by your team and other internal customers. You’ve made life easier for other developers and have motivated your teams to make both process and service improvements with your ability to automate and instrument properly to get the right data.

  • You work backwards from the why. You care about creating reliable software that solves real problems.

  • You value simplicity and scale, work comfortably in a collaborative, agile environment, and be excited to learn. You understand that simple systems are easier to operate and fix.

  • You work well with everyone. You can lead a conversation in a room with engineers, managers and customers.

  • You are comfortable with ambiguity. You have a strong sense of ownership, and are able to drive projects to completion.

About Us

Diversity and Inclusion:

An Oracle career can span industries, roles, Countries and cultures, giving you the opportunity to flourish in new roles and innovate, while blending work life in. Oracle has thrived through 40+ years of change by innovating and operating with integrity while delivering for the top companies in almost every industry.

In order to nurture the talent that makes this happen, we are committed to an inclusive culture that celebrates and values diverse insights and perspectives, a workforce that inspires thought leadership and innovation.

Oracle offers a highly competitive suite of Employee Benefits designed on the principles of parity, consistency, and affordability. The overall package includes certain core elements such as Medical, Life Insurance, access to Retirement Planning, and much more. We also encourage our employees to engage in the culture of giving back to the communities where we live and do business.

At Oracle, we believe that innovation starts with diversity and inclusion and to create the future we need talent from various backgrounds, perspectives, and abilities. We ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to successfully participate in the job application, interview process, and in potential roles. to perform crucial job functions.

That’s why we’re committed to creating a workforce where all individuals can do their best work. It’s when everyone’s voice is heard and valued that we’re inspired to go beyond what’s been done before.


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 will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records pursuant to applicable law.

* Which includes being a United States Affirmative Action Employer