Member of Technical Staff - VMware Cloud on AWS

    • Palo Alto, CA

Job Description

VMware NSX team is looking for a talented individual with background in networking and security within our R&D organization.

VMware Networking Division is looking for a motivated software engineer to join their team working on the SDN Controller/Virtual Switch. You will have the authority and scope to apply your expertise in a fast-paced and technically-driven environment. Your responsibilities include:


  • Design and develop switch & routing software stack that is being widely deployed.
  • Interact with third parties integrating Open vSwitch into their networking stacks.
  • Adapt fast-path and control interfaces to optimize forwarding on multiple software and hardware platforms.
  • Implement and integrate new protocols.
  • Develop effective unit tests to validate correct operation of the software.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve customer issues.

Required Skills:
  • Excellent understanding of Networking technologies - Switching, Routing & Security
  • Excellent coding skills - C++ & Python
  • Excellent trouble shooting & debugging skills
  • Hands on Experience with Linux networking
  • Experience developing stateful layer-7 network applications such as firewall or IPS.
  • Good documentation skills

An ideal candidate will have some of the following skills:
  • Prior experience working on SDN - Software defined networking
  • Working knowledge of Containers, Kubernetes, OpenStack frameworks
  • Experience with Virtualization and Hypervisor technologies

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent

Join VMware NSX and be part of the fastest growing Enterprise Software in the market today!

This position is eligible for the JoinVMC Enhanced ERP Campaign

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