Staff Engineer - Internet of Things IoTBookmark This
Palo Alto, CA
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# Why work for our Division
VMware’s world-class, award-winning R&D; team is comprised of thousands of top-notch computer scientists and software engineers that are transforming computing through virtualization. Members of the R&D; 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. R&D; team members work on the latest computing equipment and have access to the ACM and IEEE libraries. VMware has R&D; 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
Join a team at VMware who are responsible for exploration of the Internet of Things. We will build prototype solutions, conduct performance experiments, and interact closely with partners and customers on future features and enhancements.
This position offers the opportunity to materially shape the future of the Internet by driving the architecture, scope, and rollout of the ‘Internet of Things', i.e., the integration of sensor data (from consumer and industrial sources) with cloud computing.
As a key technical contributor you will play an important role in making this happen.
Role and Responsibilities
* Design and prototype a cloud-based end-to-end solution for sensor devices using VMware products, third-party technology, and custom code.
* Provide technical guidance and support in conjunction with VMware partner enablement personnel to foster integrations between IoT middleware offerings and VMware's industry-leading virtualization and cloud platforms
* Provide feedback and guidance to VMware R&D; regarding future product enhancements needed to fully address IoT customer, partner, and provider technical requirements
* Experience architecting, coding, and deploying, software applications in one or more of: low-level embedded applications; communications systems; web-based applications; or cloud-based applications.
* Experience or familiarity with Internet of Things Architectures
* Experience or familiarity with network APIs (wired, wireless – or both)
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Proven track record as a self-directed, energetic, individual contributor
* Advanced degree in Computer Science or a related discipline
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*Posting Title:* Staff Engineer - Internet of Things IoT
*Advertised Location (Select only ONE location):* Palo Alto, CA, US
*Is this a remote or multiple location position?:* No
*Requisition Number:* 52072BR
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*Level of Job (LinkedIn):* Mid-Senior Level
*Advertised Group (Place a checkmark to select multiple groups):* Engineering