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  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Seattle


Network Acquisition Planner-180010TI   Preferred Qualifications The Oracle Cloud Network Planning, Strategy & Enablement (NPSE) Team has an immediate opening for a Network Planning & Acquisition team member to support our infrastructure growth initiatives. The candidate will build, plan, and execute our global network plan as we expand into new markets. They will have full ownership of the plan and metro strategy and will ensure that all network infrastructure services supporting Oracle Cloud are delivered on time and on budget.The ideal candidate has 10-15 years of experience in network planning, acquisition, technical program management, plus experience managing complex networking projects at scale. The candidate is an exceptionally strong communicator both written and verbally. The ideal candidate will be familiar with planning and acquiring assets across multiple regions globally, understand how cloud providers like Oracle interoperate with other telecommunications and data center operators globally, and have a background working on high visibility programs and projects. Supplier relationship management and the ability to navigate conversations with C-level members of our supplier teams is a requirement for any candidate interested in applying for the role.
Candidate must be comfortable working across remote teams, and possess the ability to facilitate working sessions to troubleshoot project issues, drive process improvements and remove barriers to success. If you or meet these qualifications, are passionate about the work that you do, and enjoy the challenges of programs from the ground up at scale, then we want to talk to you!

Bachelor’s Degree or 10-15 years industry experience in networking, network planning, or network acquisition (experience can be substituted for degree)
Experience in core project management disciplines including scope, schedule, budget, quality, along with risk and critical path management.
Must be well organized and able to work effectively in an ambiguous environment and love building programs from the ground up
Proficiency with MS Office Suite, Atlassian (Jira, Confluence, Hipchat), Slack
Exceptional analytical, quantitative, communication, consultative, and presentation skills

Master’s Degree or advanced professional degree

Data Center, networking engineering, systems engineering background and demonstrated excellence

Supplier management, negotiations, and network acquisition and strategy

Understanding of global networking technologies to include IP Transit, Dark Fiber, wavelengths, IRUs, peering, and data centers

Experience in management of complex technology infrastructure projects at scale

Experience in working for or with global cloud service providers\

Experience with and deep understanding of program management methodologies Detailed Description and Job Requirements Manage the development and implementation process of a specific company product.Manage the development and implementation process of a specific company product involving departmental or cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of new or existing products. Plan and direct schedules and monitor budget/spending. Monitor the project from initiation through delivery. Organize the interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget constraints. Assign and monitor work of systems analysis and program staff, providing technical support and direction.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. Seven years of project management, product design or related experience preferred.Oracle will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of San Francisco's Fair Chance Ordinance.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.
 Job: Product DevelopmentLocation: US-WA,Washington-SeattleOther Locations: US-CA,California-San Francisco,

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The Oracle Corporation is an American global computer technology corporation, headquartered in Redwood City, California. The company primarily specializes in developing and marketing computer hardware systems and enterprise software products – particularly its own brands of database management systems. In 2011 Oracle was the second-largest software maker by revenue, after Microsoft.[3]

The company also develops and builds tools for database development and systems of middle-tier software, enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, customer relationship management (CRM) software and supply chain management (SCM) software.

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