Infrastructure Engineer Lead - Cloud Service Platform

    • Sofia, Bulgaria

Job Description
Job Description
Become a key contributor to the Cloud Services Platform at VMware.

The Cloud Services Platform (CSP) R&D group charter is to implement cloud runtime for VMware & ISVs to deliver Software-as-a-Service & Service Providers to Customize, Extend and Monetize Cloud Services. This is an exciting area to work in with multiple domain expertise and a dynamic work culture. If understanding what value can cloud bring to our customers and what SaaS is all about, motivates you, and you are thrilled with delivering daily then this job is for you.

As part of CSP, we will be working as a small and elite team in a startup like group within VMware. As a member of the team and a tech lead you will be working on projects which are in collaboration with leading cloud providers. Development of software and entire application life-cycle will be key responsibility of the team as long with the continuous integration.


As our future colleague in the CSP team you will be responsible for the entire lifecycle of the core SaaS service platform within VMware:

- Plan and monitor the execution of the team sprint cycles

- Gather and report team statistics in front of the Scrum board

- Plan and execute the team long term strategy together with the other lead engineers and the team manager

- Developing and optimizing continuous integration and deployment processes

- Maintain availability of VMware's global services platform

- Working closely with internal software engineering teams to improve availability of services

- Handling upgrades of infrastructure and services through automation

- Use container platforms such as Kubernetes for large scale deployment of microservices

- Identifying, gathering and automating responses to key performance metrics, logs, and alerts

- Developing software runbooks

- Conduct periodic on call duties as needed on a regular scheme basis


- BS in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.

- Experience in leading an agile team

- Excellent skills in process, documentation, and change management.

- Experience in designing, analyzing and solving large-scale distributed systems.

- Knowledge of containerization and cloud services frameworks.

- Experience in one or more of the following: Java (preferred), Python or Go.

- Experience with micro-services development.

- Experience in monitoring of cloud based systems

- Systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with strong communication skills and a sense of ownership and drive.

- Ability to debug and optimize code and automate routine tasks.

- Fluent in English


- Opportunity to be part of the top management and decision-making team of the subsidiary and improve skills and knowledge by working in an enterprise multinational, multicultural environment of overseas and distributed teams

- Attractive compensation package - competitive salary, flexible bonus scheme, company sponsored mobile phone plan and additional long term incentives

- Individual career path and personal growth, enhanced by learning and development program, regular performance assessment, teams of worldwide IT professionals

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