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Staff Engineer 2 - Edge Computing - Opportunity for Working Remotely


Location: Remote - Global

Job Type: Full time


Staff Engineer 2, Edge Computing

VMware is a leading provider of multi-cloud services for all apps, enabling digital innovation with enterprise control. Our software delivers the freedom and flexibility businesses need to build the future. The Edge Computing Team builds and operates the Edge Compute Stack for our customers and partners to enable this multi cloud journey extending compute to the Enterprise Edge. VMware Edge Compute Stack enables customers and partners to try, buy, configure, provision, add/remove capacity and enables a full range of compute, storage, networking, security, and management services for different vertical customers at the Edge.

In this role you will be the engineering technical lead responsible for building Edge Compute Stack as well as all our service integrations with emerging technology partners.

Success in the Role: What are the performance outcomes over the first 6-12 months you will work toward completing?

  • A successful leader in this role would be able to deliver key components of the Edge Compute Stack.
  • Within 30 days of employment become competent in VMware's multi-cloud journey and connect with peers.
  • Within 90 days of employment, you have established yourself and you are well connected with all our technology partners.
  • You will work closely with product management, business development and our partners to develop a 12-month roadmap.
  • Within 180 days you have a cross-BU alignment, sign off on the roadmap from Product, and started to deliver some key milestones.

The Work: What type of work will you be doing? What assignments, requirements, or skills will you be performing on a regular basis?

As Staff Engineer 2:

  • You will apply your extensive knowledge of your service/SaaS development experience to deliver joint solutions.
  • Define the product, service strategy and roadmap by working closely with product management.
  • Representing the organization at the VP and SVP level
  • Collaborate with your team, peers, and senior leadership to identify requirements, coordinate delivery, and integrate solutions for new features and functionality
  • Involve in difficult and complex negotiations with partners to achieve the desired outcome.
  • Recruit and help build out a capable and cohesive engineering team

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

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.)

Wellness reimbursement and online fitness and wellbeing classes

This job may require the candidate to travel and/or work from a facility that requires full vaccination prior to entry.

Category : Engineering and Technology
Subcategory: Software Engineering
Experience: Business Leadership
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Posted Date: 2023-01-10

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