VMware Member of Technical Staff - Engineer vSAN in Palo Alto, California

Storage and Availability Business Unit (SABU)

The Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) Storage and Availability BU’s vision is that storage services are dynamically built and delivered per VM and controlled by policy. VMware’s storage services are precisely aligned with application requirements.

We are searching for an Engineering team member to join a team developing the next generation storage file systems. You will be part of the hyper-converged infrastructure initiative building the next generation scale out storage solutions. You should have a consistent track record for building great products and have a history of enterprise software development or service delivery.


  • Design and develop the next generation of storage virtualization products.

  • Work for complex distributed systems algorithms.

  • Work on networking protocols native to VSAN and have the ability to debug vmkernel networking stack.

  • Work with VMware kernel and management teams to ensure that features work seamlessly end-to-end, and maintain product extensibility and compatibility.

  • Work with Quality Engineers and ensure software testability, quality and stability.

  • Work with the documentation team and ensure good quality documentation of the product and API.

  • C or C++ coding requirements.








  • BS or higher in Computer Science or related discipline

  • 3+ years overall technology experience in a software development related role, and a deep knowledge of software development methodologies including Agile

  • Proven experience in delivering enterprise class, production quality, highly available & highly scalable software or services.

  • Proven Domain expertise in virtualization, storage technologies, and availability/business continuity is highly desired

  • Ability to broadly influence and collaborate with a broad set of business, engineering and operation functions

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