Oracle Creative Director, Advertising in Houston, Texas
Manage a team that designs, develops, troubleshoots and debugs software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.
As a director of the software engineering division, you will apply your extensive knowledge of software architecture to manage software development tasks associated with developing, debugging or designing software applications, operating systems and databases according to provided design specifications. Build enhancements within an existing software architecture and envision future improvements to the architecture.
Assists in the development of short, medium, and long term plans to achieve strategic objectives. Regularly interacts across functional areas with senior management or executives to ensure unit objectives are met. Ability to influence thinking or gain acceptance of others in sensitive situations. Demonstrated leadership and people management skills. Strong communication skills, analytical skills, thorough understanding of product development. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 7 years of software engineering or related experience.
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.
Creative Director, Advertising
Oracle is seeking an experienced advertising creative director with an art direction and design background to join our in-house creative team. This individual will partner with other creative directors, copywriters, designers, and marketers to create advertising for the Oracle brand and products.We have studios in the SF Bay Area, Seattle, and Guadalajara, Mexico. If you have a passion for advertising, creativity, and building brands, we would love to hear from you.
What we’re looking for in a creative director:
You love advertising. Whether making a national tv campaign or a static digital banner, you love to tell brand stories in culture. And you believe the best advertising doesn’t just sell, it connects with people on a human level.
You create ads that stand out and have a sophisticated tone without sacrificing an edge that makes your work interesting and memorable.
You thrive on collaboration. You make the people around you better by melding your creative energy with designers, writers, researchers, engineers, product managers, and executives.
You dig technology and are interested in how technology helps people—and you’d love to tell stories about how technology can create a positive impact in the world.
You know how to connect with an audience of business decision makers on a human level while rallying around their needs and achievements.
You’re obsessed with understanding the customer journey. You know that advertising is an essential part of creating a consistently high-quality omnichannel user experience.
You know the rules—and when to break them. You know when your work needs to fit into a tight and tidy system and you know when to push for something completely new to appeal to different audiences.
You will bring a new-business mindset and can develop, pitch, and produce ideas that will help build the Oracle brand in ways that others haven’t imagined before. You want to help us build our capability inside Oracle.
And finally, you want to be part of creating dramatic and impactful change at a company that is committed to becoming a light unto others when it comes to brand building and storytelling.
Omnichannel advertising and content creation and production for digital, video, social, website, events, and more.
Strategic guidance on projects, including working with a variety of internal creative briefing inputs. You’ll ask questions and synthesize marketing and strategic inputs into creative direction.
Constantly on the hunt for opportunities to proactively pitch stories and ideas to decision makers.
Partnership with copywriters, designers, strategists, project managers, marketers, and executives across Oracle.
Follow the Oracle brand guidelines while adding your expertise to the constant evolution and development of the brand.
Bachelor’s degree in art & design and/or completion of a secondary advertising portfolio program.
10 years as a creative in ad agencies plus in-house agency experience.
An award-winning portfolio of work on a variety of brands. Tech and B2B experience is a plus.
Experience building and leading creative teams.
Ability to create advertising that makes the complex simple, memorable, and emotionally relevant.
Skilled at presenting to senior-level stakeholders, explaining creative decisions, taking direction and feedback, and quick to apply changes.
Comfortable in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment and able to manage multiple priorities.
Self-driven and able to be both strategic and execution-oriented.
Title: Creative Director, Advertising
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 210009DA