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Software Defined Storage: We are seeking a team member with proven technical strength and demonstrated sustained growth in his or her career. You will be joining a team of innovators that are at early stage of envisioning and designing the next-generation control plane for Software Defined Storage. This new storage management architecture will play a central role in abstracting, provisioning, and orchestrating all the data services in a distributed and virtualized enterprise and cloud provider environment. You will also be challenged to devise innovative ways to make our architecture meet the performance and scalability challenges posed by the future Software Defined Data Centers with millions, even tens of millions of storage entities.
Independently lead the design and development of software components
Design and implement storage management system to meet the reliability, performance and scalability requirements of the next-generation of Software Defined Data Center.
Influence other VMware development teams and partners to ensure the completeness of end-to-end functionality.
Help foster the culture of creativity and excellence through technical innovations and attention to quality and professionalism
Support our partners, customers, and community on support forums, blogs, mailing lists, tweets, etc.
5+ years of experience (3+ years for PhD) in high-tech industry
Proven track record working on cutting-edge software development projects
Excellent Java (preferred) or C++ coding skills required
Strong system design and object oriented design skills highly desired
Hands on experience with large-scale and distributed system, storage or networking management highly desired
Understanding of the principles behind and experience with modern cloud and Big Data technologies and infrastructure services a plus
Excellent communication skills required
BSCS required, MSCS/PhD welcome
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Posting Title: Senior Member of Technical Staff - Software Defined Storage
Advertised Location (Select only ONE location): Palo Alto, CA, US
Is this a remote or multiple location position?: No
Requisition Number: 51891BR
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Advertised Group (Place a checkmark to select multiple groups): Engineering