Intern - Applications Engineer Opportunities at VMwareBookmark This
Palo Alto, CA
Description# About Us
VMware is the leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure solutions that enable our more than 500,000 enterprise and mid-market customers to thrive in the Cloud Era by simplifying, automating and transforming the way they build, deliver and consume IT. We empower our customers by radically simplifying IT through virtualization software with a focus on three core missions: End-User Computing (EUC), Hybrid Cloud and Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC). Join our community – instigators of innovation and transformers of technology – as we envision and create what’s next in IT. Get connected to an engine of opportunity fueled by the transformative products and solutions we bring to market, the passion and trust we inspire in our customers, and our collaborative drive to imagine, define and deliver the future of IT. With 13,000+ employees and 50+ locations worldwide, we are passionately driven to make an impact while contributing back to the community. Ranked on the Forbes 100 Most Innovative Companies in the World list. Learn more at vmware.com/careers today!
# Why work for our Division
VMware’s world-class, award-winning RD team is comprised of thousands of top-notch computer scientists and software engineers that are transforming computing through virtualization. Members of the RD team voice their creative ideas and watch them become initiatives, participate in exciting short-term and long-term products on the VMware roadmap, initiate advanced research projects, and/or write and test code that ships. At VMware, our engineers continue to learn and grow by working with top professionals from around the world and recent graduates of top universities and by taking advantage of our extensive internal training opportunities and generous external education assistance program. RD team members work on the latest computing equipment and have access to the ACM and IEEE libraries. VMware has RD offices in: Silicon Valley; Burlington, MA; Cambridge, MA; Broomfield, CO; Sofia, Bulgaria; Aarhus, Denmark; London, UK; Herzliya, Israel; Bangalore, India; and Beijing, China.
# Job Description
Intern - Applications Engineer Opportunities at VMware
As an intern at VMware, you will be challenged to create innovative solutions for our customers by solving complex problems in a team-focused environment. If you are driven to imagine, define and deliver what’s next for the industry and your career while unlocking your full potential, come to VMware. You will have the opportunity to grow in our flexible and dynamic environment, challenge your thinking, and influence the future of technology.
Applications (both front end and back end): Engineers interested in algorithms, building distributed applications, APIs and fault-tolerant computing use virtualization as a key technology to design and implement applications that solve real-world problems. They work on developing scalable software capable of managing thousands of systems. Applications Engineers work on Distributed Systems, User Interface, Performance Engineering, SDK, Security and Dynamic Applications.
In our Applications Group, you may have to opportunity to work first-hand within these areas:
Distributed Systems Applications: These engineers are interested in algorithms, distributed applications, APIs and fault-tolerant computing. They use virtualization as a key technology to design and implement applications to solve real-world problems.
Performance Engineering: These engineers are interested in understanding the behavior of complex software, optimizing performance and characterizing applications to analyze and improve the performance of key components of virtualization software for industry-standard computer systems. Engineers interested in performance management and diagnostic tools get to design and develop products to help customers manage the performance of their applications running in virtual machines.
SDKs Engineers: The engineers are interested in performance management and diagnostic tools and get to design and develop products to help customers manage the performance of their applications running in virtual machines. Security Engineers interested in computer security, intrusion detection systems, and encryption algorithms get to research and develop applications of virtual machine technology for computer security.
* Pursuing Bachelor’s, Master’s Degree or PhD in Computer Science or equivalent
* All intern candidates must be enrolled at an accredited four year university with plans to return to school upon completion of an internship opportunity
* Experience with Object oriented programming in a multithreaded environment
* Experience developing in Linux or Windows (both desirable)
* Experience with firewalls, intrusion detection, or encryptions
* Previous internship experience is a plus
# 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.
*Posting Title:* Intern - Applications Engineer Opportunities at VMware
*Location:* Palo Alto, CA, US
*Is this a remote or multiple location position?:* No
*Requisition Number:* 45285BR
*Level of Job (LinkedIn):* Not Applicable