Job ID R1903369 Date posted Mar. 11, 2019
Sr. Manager R&D (Network and Security Business Unit)
VMware Network and Security Business Unit is looking for a Senior Manager of R&D to lead one or more engineering teams working on Networking, Security, User Interface, Application Virtualization related technologies. Specially in the area of Cloud Native Application frameworks like Kubernetes and technologies like Istio, Envoy and related open source components.
You will work on challenging and interesting problems addressing scalability, stability and ease of use as well as new features related to Service Mesh and container-based solutions as part of the NSX-Service Mesh offering. You will focus on driving the delivery of a service-based offering as well as an on premises solution building based on best practices related to CI/CD, service reliability, engineering efficiency, and optimize the development process for continuous product delivery.
Successful candidate will have a strong self-directed work ethic to thrive in a fast pace environment. They bring broad technical experience, creative problem-solving skills, a passion for technology and coding.
The right candidate will have in-depth experience in building and shipping high performance, scalable high-quality products to a large customer base. They have managed senior engineering talent and have a strong focus on product design, architecture and development. They are willing and able to get into the technical details and are hands-on.
The person should have strong interpersonal and organizational skills. They have a passion to build, mentor, motivate and manage multiple teams of developers and technical leaders. They are motivated to work closely with cross functional teams across geographic locations to ensure product delivery & customer commitments are met on time. They hold themselves personally accountable to product and customer success and take ownership of problems.
Senior Engineering Manager
Lead the engineering team for delivering VMWare's enterprise grade service mesh product offering
Demonstrated leadership, people management and communication skills. Comfortable interacting with executives, senior managers and engineers and advocating for the right outcome
Responsible for the uptime requirement for the SAAS Offering
Own the recruiting, goal setting and coaching and performance management of your team
Work with Customers to manage Deployments and resolution of any escalation
Instrument the correct metrics to deliver the product with highest quality
Bachelors or Masters in Computer Science, EE or related field
15+ years experience working in a commercial software application development environment
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, attention to detail
Excellent communication (written & spoken) skills
Proven track record of building and shipping successful software products and services
Strong software development and project management fundamentals
Demonstrated ability to understand and solve deep technical issues
Experience with design/work around distributed system, Databases, Networking and Cloud technologies
Experience with maintaining and designing highly available and scalable solutions
Experience with Agile workflow and Continuous Delivery (DevOps Culture)
Experience with Golang, Typescript and CPP programming languages
Highly Desired Skills
Experience in service-oriented architectures and developing cloud solutions on public clouds (Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Microsoft Azure or OpenStack) a plus
Deep understanding of Kubernetes
Experience in building RESTful API, fullstack development