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VMware Staff Engineer - Telco Cloud - Opportunity for Working Remotely in Wichita, Kansas

VMware is looking for a Staff Engineer in the Telco Cloud R&D to enhance its next phase of building core components in the Telco Cloud and Edge portfolio.

You will drive the team to translate this vision into a scalable, carrier grade, NFV, Telco Cloud and edge computing solution to address the needs of the Telco customers and partners.

You will mentor the engineers and drive towards building high quality, architecturally sound solutions that are aligned with our business needs.



  • Own the end-to-end responsibility for delivering a key part of the VMware Telco Coud portfolio

  • Build an architecture and contribute to development for the VMware telco cloud platform and orchestration platform

  • Develop project plans and execute against them in an agile environment

  • Direct the day-to-day processes and activities, translate and clarify high-level requirements to user stories and tasks, remove roadblocks for the team

  • Mentor a world-class engineering team, helping each individual achieve their career goals

  • Plan for long term growth and help recruit excellent engineering talent

  • Work with senior management as well as other teams and functions in developing a long term plan for our NFV solutions

  • Work with engineers and architects to define and develop the right architecture and user experience for our SaaS Services


  • 8+ years in an engineering role in software development

  • Experience with Agile/Scrum methodologies 

  • Experience in building scalable, distributed systems

  • Comfortable in dealing with change and uncertainty during the software development lifecycle

  • Ability to work with and lead strong engineers

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to work in a geographically dispersed team

  • Knowledge of Telco/NFV market is a big plus

  • Bachelors in Computer Science; Masters preferred

  • Familiar with Kubernetes is a plus

Due to the Biden Administration issuing an Executive Order (EO) that effectively mandates COVID-19 vaccination for all U.S. based employees of federal contractors and subcontractors, all U.S. based VMware employees will be required to have their final vaccination dose (e.g., second dose of Pfizer or Moderna, or single dose of J&J) by January 4, 2022. Specifically, this means that all U.S. based VMware employees will need to be fully vaccinated by January 18th, 2022, or by their first date of employment if after that date, subject to legally required accommodations.

Category : Engineering and Technology

Subcategory: Software Engineering

Experience: Business Leadership

Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time

Posted Date: 2021-11-16

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