VMware Member Technical Staff in Bengaluru, India

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Overview on SDDC : The ideal architecture for private, public, and hybrid clouds. Pioneered by VMware and recognized by the industry and analysts alike, SDDC extends the virtualization concepts you know— abstraction, pooling and automation — to all data center resources and services. Software-defined data center technology helps attain new levels of infrastructure utilization and staff productivity, significantly reducing both capital expenditures and operating costs. VMware vCenter Server provides a centralized platform for running your VMware vSphere environments, allowing you to automate and deliver a virtual infrastructure with confidence.

Roles & Responsibilities

•This role requires a highly motivated Software Engineer with a passion for Quality Engineering and Customer Advocacy. In this role you will get an excellent opportunity to work on industry leading vSphere virtualization platform. Team is responsible for delivering high quality software for vSphere product and the current job opening is for engineers to work on the VMware vCenter Server

•This opportunity enables you to work on complex customer configurations and collaborate with development team to debug customer use cases. Engineer will also get an opportunity to design and automate new test cases for VMware vCenter Server Platform services features

•Functional testing of vCenter Server Platform services

•Engineer will design test cases (functional tests) based on the code changes, automate the test cases and integrate them into the continuous integration suite

•Initiate and drive cross team/functional activities that help in improving technical expertise among the teams. Drive Initiatives & Innovations that helps drive process and efficiency improvements.

•Analyze functional requirements for the product; understand customer use case scenarios and enhance as needed

•Define test strategies; design and implement test automation framework and automate tests for the next generation of solutions for vCenter server

•Reproduce complex Customer problems and test customized releases to Customers

•Work with IT teams in building and configuring the Storage test environments

•Participate in bug triage activities; handle bugs, drive the activities for the bug to get a closure

•Design, implement, execute and maintain manual and automated tests in Python and Java

Competencies:

•Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Engineering

•5-7 years of industry experience working with multi-tier architecture products

•Experience with different operating systems

•Strong Java coding skills and experience with Rest APIs

•Experience working on rich automation frameworks, implementing test automation

•Experience in Data center deployment and exposure to deploy and handle various mix of hardware like servers, storage and I/O devices and server knowledge from different Enterprise vendors (IBM, HP, Dell) etc.

•Initiative to work with teams which might spread across different business units, departments and partners to complete scale/performance testing independently

•Should have passion about quality, deep understanding about the standard methodologies, SDLC/SQLC processes, QE methodologies, detail oriented and good follow through skill.

•Ability to learn about software products by reading manuals, installing and leading various test automation and execution software used in lifecycle of Quality Engineering

•Strong testing, test automation, debugging and documentation skills

•Be organized, self-motivated and actively handle time and tasks

Key Skills:

•Strong programming skills in one or more languages: Java, C

•Exposure to Test automation frameworks in C/C++, Python or Java. Excellent debugging and troubleshooting skills.

•Working Knowledge of UNIX/Linux Operating systems, Active directory servers and general Operating System concepts.

•Exposure to multi-tier architecture, authentication and authorization modules

•Hands on experience or knowledge in the area of software defined datacenter, Virtualization and cloud concepts will be an added advantage.

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