VMware Sr. Software Engineer - Opportunity for Working Remotely in Phoenix, Arizona
The Elevator Pitch: Why would you enjoy this new opportunity?
Enterprises are running mission critical software in more places than ever before -- in their datacenter, hybrid cloud, public cloud, and at the edge. In order to catalyze Enterprise transformation through software, VMware envisions a world where Kubernetes is as available as a utility — like electricity — customers need to deploy a consistent Kubernetes grid across all their operational environments. Tanzu Kubernetes Grid (TKG) provides Enterprise organizations with a consistent, upstream compatible, Kubernetes substrate across SDDC, Public Cloud, and Edge environments that is ready for end-user workloads and ecosystem integrations. TKG builds on trusted open source and community projects and delivers an engineered and supported Kubernetes platform for end users and partners. The charter of the TKG Addon management team is to deliver capabilities for lifecycle managing different types of packages on Tanzu clusters i.e. Core packages, User-managed packages and User-provided packages; enable telemetry capabilities for Tanzu clusters; integrate Ingress, authentication, container registry extensions in Tanzu clusters.
What is the primary need, technical challenge, and/or problem you will be responsible for?
As a senior engineer you will join a team of highly motivated engineers and deliver new innovations in a highly differentiated container management control plane. You are part of the Tanzu Kubernetes Grid product control plane team, responsible for a few Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Services development, partnering closely with development managers, product managers, backend developers. With this role's emphasis on development, your proven software development background with experience in the successful delivery of high-quality software projects will reflect in this role's day-to-day. If you are highly technical, detail oriented with focus on implementation excellence as well as have Kubernetes development experience (especially with domain knowledge of user authentication or K8s controller) using GoLang, this team and product is for you.
Success in the Role: What are the performance goals over the first 6-12 months, you will work toward completing?
As a senior engineer, we expect you:
Develop a production level good quality code in the TKG Addon management team
Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
Ability to discuss and provide architectural and technical opinions to a team of highly skilled engineers
Good grasp on of user authentication and K8s controller
Be able to work in a distributed team across multiple geographical location with an excellent communication and documentation skills
What type of work will you be doing? What assignments or requirements will you be performing on a regular basis?
As a senior engineer you will
Code in Golang for TKG and also include unit test, functional test and end to end test code to ensure the production level quality in a CICD process
Participate end to end system design, understand K8s extension services (connectivity and traffic management, identity and access, observability and diagnostics, data protection, etc), write a design spec and get it reviewed with product managers and the architects group
Collaborate with Product manager, engineers, release and testing engineers in a distributed big team
What is leadership like for this role? What is the structure and culture of the team like?
The hiring manager for this role is Maggie Cai, Engineering Director and Shyaam Nagarajan, Engineering Manager under Maggie. There are 7 engineers in the Addon management team, the team is focused on innovation, customer value, execution, growth and kindness.
Category : Engineering and Technology
Subcategory: Software Engineering
Experience: Manager and Professional
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Posted Date: 2021-08-24
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