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Software Engineer - VMware vRealize Automation

San Francisco Bay Area, US - Computer Software, Information Technology and Services, Computer & Network Security

Job Title: Member of Technical Staff

Product: VMware vRealize Automation

Location: Palo Alto, CA

The VMware vRealize Automation (vRA) team is looking for a senior engineer / architect to drive the evolution of the next generation of VMware's hybrid cloud management solutions. You will work with the vRA engineering team to translate this vision into a scalable product that meets the needs of VMware's large customer base. You will work on our hardest problems, building high quality, architecturally sound systems that are aligned with our business needs.

More information on vRA available at


Design and develop hybrid cloud automation features for the next generation of the vRA product

Contribute and deliver on the architectural vision for the vRA product

Interact with product managers to understand customer requirements and translate them into product features

Develop a deep understanding of cloud architectures and ensure that product performs and scales in large deployments at enterprises and service-providers

Mentor senior engineers on the team to translate the architectural vision into the product

Demonstrate periodic progress to senior management and C-level executives at VMware

Present architecture and technical advances at internal and external conferences

Apply for patents on groundbreaking work in the cloud management space


6+ years of combined experience in enterprise-scale software development

3+ years in an Architect or Staff Level Engineering role

Expert in JEE, REST/Web Services and other distributed technologies and architectures

Expert in object-oriented design for large projects

Expert in design patterns for distributed systems

Expertise in building applications for the cloud

Experience with virtualization technologies, preferably VMware vSphere

Strong oral and written communication skills

Ability to work in a geographically dispersed team

Prior experience working with Agile/Scrum methodologies

Bachelors in Computer Science; Masters preferred

Why work for our Division

VMware’s world-class, award-winning R&D team is comprised of thousands of top-notch computer scientists and software engineers that are transforming computing through virtualization. Members of the R&D team voice their creative ideas and watch them become initiatives, participate in exciting short-term and long-term products on the VMware roadmap, initiate advanced research projects, and/or write and test code that ships. At VMware, our engineers continue to learn and grow by working with top professionals from around the world and recent graduates of top universities and by taking advantage of our extensive internal training opportunities and generous external education assistance program. R&D team members work on the latest computing equipment and have access to the ACM and IEEE libraries. VMware has R&D offices in: Silicon Valley; Burlington, MA; Cambridge, MA; Broomfield, CO; Sofia, Bulgaria; Aarhus, Denmark; London, UK; Herzliya, Israel; Bangalore, India; and Beijing, China.

Advertised Location

Palo Alto, CA, US

About Us

VMware is the leader in cloud infrastructure, business mobility and virtualization software. A pioneer in the use of virtualization and policy-driven automation technologies, VMware simplifies IT complexity across the entire data center to the virtual workplace, empowering customers with solutions in the software-defined data center to hybrid cloud computing and the mobile workspace.

With 2014 revenues of $6.04 billion, VMware has more than 500,000 customers, 75,000 partners, and 18,000+ employees in 120+ locations around the world. At the core of what we do are our employees who deeply value execution, passion, integrity, customers, and community. Want to be part of a compassionate community that thrives on architecting what's next in IT? Learn more at

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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Posted March 02, 2015 at 11:31AM from LinkedIn