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Opportunity Snapshot: VMware is looking for software QE engineers who are interested in joining our Software Defined Datacenter team. This person will designing/code test cases and developing automated test tools and test harnesses for our network virtualization software. We have flexible movement between QA and development, so choose your career path with us working on a cutting edge network virtualization product. Responsibilities: - You will spend 90% of your time designing and develop automation code in Python. - Work closely with R&D to get unit tests extended, develop effective system tests to validate correct operation of the software. - Troubleshoot and resolve customer issues. - Out of box thinker, should be able to be creative in coming up with cool scenarios when testing a product. - Knowledge of software testing techniques in a distributed system environment. Requirements: - A person who has a strong programming skills. - Distributed systems or virtualization experience. - Experience developing and/or testing in a software environment. - 1-8 years of experience is ideal. - Strong experience with Python or OOP scripting. - Linux development/diagnostics/troubleshooting - Excellent analytical skill and critical thinking. - Networking knowledge would be a plus. Education: A Computer Science undergraduate and/or master's degree or PhD in Computer Science is required. Location Palo Alto, CA, US Requisition Number 37066BR EEO Statement VMware is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action for all applicants and employees. Equal opportunity and consideration are afforded to all qualified applicants and employees in personnel actions, which include: recruiting and hiring, selection for training, promotion, rates of pay or other compensation, transfer, discipline, demotion, layoff or termination. VMware does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, gender identity, gender expression, family medical history or genetic information, citizenship, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, military status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law, ordinance or regulation. VMware also makes reasonable accommodations for disabled employees consistent with applicable law. Further, it is the policy of VMware to maintain a working environment free of all forms of harassment.


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