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Member of Technical Staff- 3, VMware Cloud on AWS

Primary Location: Palo Alto, California
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We’re changing the face of IT by making it possible to construct an entire Software Defined Data Center with the click of a button, erasing the barriers between on-premise and elastic cloud resources. This change has the industry rethinking how to build and scale critical apps. We’re gathering forward-thinkers to help accelerate this transformation.

The VMware Cloud R&D group develops products that focus on standing up SaaS stack from grounds up to offer customers creative infrastructure services in cloud e.g. AWS. We are a growing team and are looking for a strong engineering talent to help us build a next-generation services platform. For this role, you should have a proven software development background with experience in the successful delivery of high quality software as service (SaaS). You should be highly technical, detail oriented with a focus on implementation excellence and experience in leading junior members of team.


  • As part of a team of engineers, take part in design. develop, maintain, and operate a scalable service control plane, and dependent components including a highly-available persistence layer and messaging bus.
  • Engage with and drive high-visibility DevOps process including continuous integration and continuous deployment with zero-downtime upgrades.
  • Collaborate with multi-functional VMware project teams including VMware consultants, engineers, product management, and support staff.
  • Work closely with service teams and support and enhance the infrastructure (K8s, messaging, and  DB layer)
  • Build and maintain core infrastructure services
  • Contribute to end-to-end system architecture, working with service developers
  • Collaborate well and be a team player

Required Skills:

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience
  • Minimum of 3+ years of Engineering Experience with a proven track record of delivering highly available and scalable systems
  • Very strong coding skiils in Python or Java required
  • Exposure to public cloud architecture AWS/Azure/Google Cloud
  • Knowledge in observability technologies e.g. Wavefront or Prometheus/Grafana
  • Working knowledge of Docker containers, K8s (Kubernetes), Helm, Jenkins, and Concourse will be plus
  • Understanding in message frameworks
  • Excellent communication skills essential to work as part of a global team

Category : Engineering and Technology
Subcategory: Software Engineering
Experience: Manager and Professional
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Remote: No
Posted Date: 2020-10-16

VMware Company Overview: At VMware, we believe that software has the power to unlock new opportunities for people and our planet. We look beyond the barriers of compromise to engineer new ways to make technologies work together seamlessly. Our cloud, mobility, and security software form a flexible, consistent digital foundation for securely delivering the apps, services and experiences that are transforming business innovation around the globe. At the core of what we do are our people who deeply value execution, passion, integrity, customers, and community. Shape what’s possible today at

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: VMware is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: VMware is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at VMware are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. VMware will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. VMware encourages applicants of all ages. Vmware will provide reasonable accommodation to employees who have protected disabilities consistent with local law. Job ID: R2015788
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