Job Description :
VMware is the leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure solutions that enable our more than 350,000 enterprise and SMB customers to thrive in the Cloud Era/ A pioneer in the use of virtualization and 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. Our team of 20,000+ people working in 50+ locations worldwide is committed to building a community where great people want to work long term by living our values of passion, innovation, execution, teamwork, active learning and giving back. If you are ready to accelerate, innovate and lead, join us as we challenge constraints and problem solve for tomorrow today. In End-User Computing at VMware, we are in the business of helping customers bring Business Mobility to reality: transforming their high-demand applications, building and leading the next-generation desktop, and helping industries shift core business processes and operations to make things happen only possible in today's mobile environment. With over 60,000 customers around the globe, our End User Computing team is helping companies deliver work at the speed of life and our technologies are leading what's happening next for users across the enterprise.
Role and Responsibility
The team is looking for a Staff Software Engineer for an engineering team working on our Horizon product. You will get to work on some of the more challenging and interesting problems building on VMware's production-proven platform. Enabling the digital workspace transformation means developing solutions to allow user to access content from anywhere on any device, and you will be tasked with designing and implementing those solutions to run across the spectrum of devices and systems.
How do you succeed:
• You bring broad technical experience, creative problem-solving skills, a passion for technology and coding, and a healthy dose of self-motivation.
• You thrive in fast-paced environments.
• You have a passion for building software with great user experience; you have experience in building distributed systems, blended with a strong systems background.
• You have taken projects from inception and design through to delivery.
• You have strong interpersonal and organizational skills.
• You take ownership of problems.
• BS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related disciplines - MS or PhD preferred
• 8+ years’ experience developing with C/C++
• Experience with object-oriented design and multi-threaded programming
• Experience in the development of end-user focused applications
• Knowledge of OS internals (either Windows or Linux)
• Experience in the development of large distributed software systems at scale
• Exposure to testing and deployment tools and CI/CD (Puppet, Chef, Jenkins, etc.)
• Experience with developing automated tests, such as unit tests
• Experience with various VM solutions (Azure, AWS, vSphere, etc.)
• Cross platform development experience on Windows, Linux, OS X, iOS, or Android
• Reverse engineering with either kernel or user mode assembly debugging
• Understanding of display protocols, such as RDP
• Usage of graphics APIs (OpenGL, DirectX, etc.) or video codecs (H.264, HEVC, etc.) or audio encoding (Opus)
• Network programming experience (TCP/UDP, sockets, etc.)
• Device communication protocols and drivers (USB, printers, etc.)
• Experience in providing APIs and SDK for third-party developers
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 http://careers.vmware.com.
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