VMware Software Engineer - Tanzu Mission Control (opportunity for remote work) in Portland, Oregon
opportunity is open to remote work in US time zones
The Elevator Pitch: Why will you enjoy this new opportunity?
Do you love working on state of the art technology on a collaborative and high performing team? Are you ready to help VMware build a new cloud service that enables management of fleets of Kubernetes clusters in any cloud? VMware's Modern Application Platform Business Unit is looking for a passionate and curious engineer to deliver VMware's strategic offering, VMware Tanzu Mission Control.
Tanzu Mission control is a new cloud service that is part of the VMware Tanzu Portfolio. VMware Tanzu Portfolio enables enterprises to adopt Cloud Native technologies and automate the modern application lifecycle on any cloud. Tanzu Mission Control is designed to give customers a single pane of glass for all their Kubernetes clusters so they can monitor, verify, apply policy, back-up and restore with ease.
What is primary need, technical challenge, and/or problem you will be responsible for?
We need someone who can collaborate with product management and engineering teams to design, develop, test, release and operate cloud services that provide top notch user experiences with high scalability and availability.
Success in the Role: What are the performance goals over the first 6-12 months you will work toward completing?
You will implement modules in microservices in Go language. Your code needs to have readability, extensibility and good quality.
You will write unit tests and integration tests to ensure code quality.
You will be expected to show case your ability to troubleshoot and mitigate issues in production.
You will first be guided in completing projects. With growth of your experience, you will be expected to independently solve problems and complete projects.
You will be regularly evaluated on the quality of the product you create and the code you write to ensure continued advancement of your technical skills in an environment that looks to expand them.
What type of work will you be doing? What assignments, requirements, or skills will you be performing on a regular basis?
Most of your time will be spent writing high-quality code with excellent code coverage using Go. You can expect to be the owner and take accountability for the quality of your code.
Under the guidance of senior team members, you will have opportunities to improve your system design and component design skills.
You will collaborate with teammates to solve problems during service development lifecycle.
You will collaborate with other functions such as program management, QE engineers, and SRE engineers to improve the product.
You will take on-call responsibilities to ensure smooth operation of microservices this team owns.
What is the leadership like for this role? What is the structure and culture of the team like?
The hiring manager for this role is Yi Liu, Senior Engineering Manager. Yi has worked on Tanzu Mission Control for two years. Prior to Vmware, Yi was a Software Development Manager in Amazon, leading a team in Alexa to build highly scalable and reliable cloud services that leverage cutting edge AI technologies.
Yi currently leads Fleet Services team in Tanzu Mission Control, which consists of 14 engineers. The team's missions are to enable customers to centrally manage their cluster capabilities across all K8S clusters in their fleet and to empower customers to gain insights of their clusters and workloads b providing visualization and intelligence.
The team values customer obsession, strong ownership, commit and deliver. In the meanwhile we learn, explore, grow and have fun together.
What are the benefits and perks of working at VMware?
You and your loved ones will be supported with a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Below are some highlights, or you can view the complete benefits package by visiting www.benefits.vmware.com .
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Medical Coverage, Retirement, and Parental Leave Plans for All Family Types
Generous Time Off Programs
40 hours of paid time to volunteer in your community
Rethink's Neurodiversity program to support parents raising children with learning or behavior challenges, or developmental disabilities
Financial contributions to your ongoing development (conference participation, trainings, course work, etc.)
Healthy and local inspired snacks in all our on-site pantries
This position is eligible for JoinTeamTanzu Referral Campaign
Category : Engineering and Technology
Subcategory: Software Engineering
Experience: Manager and Professional
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Posted Date: 2020-10-06
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