Staff Software Engineer

VMware’s Cloud Services R&D team is looking for driven engineers to help build our cloud platform. Our vision is to expand our data center management capabilities to the cloud. We will create a new SaaS delivery model for our virtualization technology, broadening our business into new areas. In order to meet our customers’ current expectations of quality and stability, we are looking for people that have a passion for building cloud-aware systems that are highly instrumented, manageable, and fault tolerant.

  • Deliver enterprise-class SaaS offering on top of VMware core virtualization products such as ESX and vCenter
  • Lead all phases of the service development lifecycle, based on an agile scrum development methodology
  • Participate in the SaaS operations based on a devops model

Requirements

  • MS CS or equivalent required
  • 8 years of industry software development experience with enterprise software and/or Software as a Service at scale.
  • Strong coding skills in Java
  • Experience delivering and operating cloud services with agile development process
  • Strong background in distributed systems, cloud management, protocols or API development is considered a plus
  • Understanding of VMware vSphere platform is highly desirable
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent teamwork skills

77461BR

Why work for our Division:

The Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) Suite Business Unit’s goal is to develop engineered suites that are simple for customers to purchase, deploy and operate, and each person in the group is instrumental in accomplishing this mission. Pioneered by VMware and recognized by the industry and analysts alike, SDDC extends the virtualization concepts you know— abstraction, pooling and automation — to all data center resources and services. The teams in the SDDC Suite Business Unit have the unique opportunity to impact each component of SDDC through VMware’s bundle offerings vCloud Suite and vSOM, including compute, storage and availability, network and security, management and hybrid cloud. As a result, the teams have a holistic view of the customers’ complete IT needs and VMware’s overall business strategy.

Why work with our Group:

The Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) Suite Business Unit’s goal is to develop engineered suites that are simple for customers to purchase, deploy and operate, and each person in the group is instrumental in accomplishing this mission. Pioneered by VMware and recognized by the industry and analysts alike, SDDC extends the virtualization concepts you know— abstraction, pooling and automation — to all data center resources and services. Product Managers, Product Marketing Managers and Product Development Engineers in the SDDC Suite Business Unit have the unique opportunity to impact each component of SDDC through VMware’s bundle offerings vCloud Suite and vSOM, including compute, storage and availability, network and security, management and hybrid cloud. As a result, SDDC PM’s PMM’s and Engineers have a holistic view of the customers’ complete IT needs and VMware’s overall business strategy.

Advertised Location:

Austin, TX, US

About Us:

VMware is a global leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility. Built on VMware's industry-leading virtualization technology, our solutions deliver a new model of IT that is fluid, instant and more secure. Customers can innovate faster by rapidly developing, automatically delivering and more safely consuming any application.

With 2015 revenues of $6.6 billion, VMware has more than 500,000 customers, more than 75,000 partners, and 19,000+ employees in 120+ locations around the world. At the core of what we do are our people who deeply value execution, passion, integrity, customers, and community. Do you dare to do the stuff you've always dreamed about? Dare to explore at careers.vmware.com.

EEO Statement:

VMware is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action for all applicants and employees. Equal opportunity and consideration are afforded to all qualified applicants and employees in personnel actions, which include: recruiting and hiring, selection for training, promotion, rates of pay or other compensation, transfer, discipline, demotion, layoff or termination. VMware does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, gender identity, gender expression, family medical history or genetic information, citizenship, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, military status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law, ordinance or regulation. VMware also makes reasonable accommodations for disabled employees consistent with applicable law. Further, it is the policy of VMware to maintain a working environment free of all forms of harassment.


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