VMware Bulgaria
Software Engineer
Sofia, Work from home
full-time
 Suitable for refugees

Software Engineer

Sofia, Work from home full-time  Suitable for refugees

About us

VMware Company Overview: At VMware, we believe that software has the power to unlock new opportunities for people and our planet. We look beyond the barriers of compromise to engineer new ways to make technologies work together seamlessly. Our cloud, mobility, and security software form a flexible, consistent digital foundation for securely delivering the apps, services and experiences that are transforming business innovation around the globe. At the core of what we do are our people who deeply value execution, passion, integrity, customers, and community. Shape what’s possible today at http://careers.vmware.com.

Responsibilities

Why will you enjoy this new opportunity?

As you join VMware, you will help grow a company that makes meaningful and significant technology solutions and is committed to being a "force for good" in technology. Our mission is to become the trusted foundation for accelerating innovation in an unpredictable world. VMware software is essential for making the applications and devices your family and friends use every day a reality. Which means your work is essential for transforming everywhere.


Success in the Role: What are the performance outcomes over the first 6-12 months you will work toward completing?

In your first week in VMWare, you will onboard to the company's processes, get to know your colleagues and team

In you first month, you will deep dive into the technical onboarding, getting to know the products you will be working on, meeting relevant engineers to help you onboard better, always with practice and work on the actual products in mind

In the first three months, taking your next steps in the normal team operations, you will take ownership in 2 or more features and drive their delivery e2e, adhering to the team's delivery process. You will be introduced to the on-call duties your team provides and help other, more junior team members troubleshoot a problem, research a task they need to work on and provide advice on possible solutions.

In the first half an year, you will already be an integral part of the team, having your own epics and adhering to their delivery. You will become go-to-person for that piece of the product. You will also contribute more and more on other 2-3 major initiatives, expanding your experience, gaining domain knowledge and look for new opportunities on features you can take and own

In the first year of your time in VMWare, you will become a recognized expert in your team on the epics you own. Having gained domain knowledge on a subject, you will start working on design and architecture tasks for its further improvements based on the team's roadmap.


The Work: What type of work will you be doing? What assignments, requirements, or skills will you be performing on a regular basis?

Deliver features within the extensibility points of the current systems and work on new deliveries based on scope and roadmap

You will take the initiative in resolving issues reported by other teams and business units

You will proactively monitor all your team's pipelines and resolve any issues. Goal is to have them all green, all the time

You will do technical research on your own epics, based on approved design and architecture, prepare scope of work and present it to your colleagues once a week in a way they can understand and measure the effort needed to complete the work.

You will be mentoring your junior colleagues, providing them with needed advice and assistance to unblock them

You will do code reviews and serve as an approver on your team's Merge Requests and resolve any threads started on your own Merge Requests

Requirements and necessary skills

What past knowledge can you step on/can be helpful for future success?

5+ years of experience in designing and delivering commercial software products.

Strong expertise in a high-level language such as Java, Go, C++, Python, C#, etc.

Passion for software development and ability to thrive in fast-paced environment where the focus is on value delivered, not tasks completed.

Demonstrated aptitude in quickly mastering new languages and technologies.

Hands on experience in continuous integration and continuous delivery methods and practices.

Deep understanding of Cloud Computing principles and practices.

Proven expertise in Agile development.

Experience delivering SaaS applications.

Problem solving and troubleshooting skills.

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent technical experience.

We offer

We offer remote work from Poland or relocation to Bulgaria. 

There is an option for fully remote work within Bulgaria.


This job requisition is eligible for employment-based immigration sponsorship by VMware.


What are the benefits and perks of working at VMware?

You and your loved ones will be supported with a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Below are some highlights, or you can view the complete benefits package by visiting www.benefits.vmware.com.

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Medical Coverage, Retirement, and Parental Leave Plans for All Family Types

Generous Time Off Programs

40 hours of paid time to volunteer in your community

Rethink's Neurodiversity program to support parents raising children with learning or behavior challenges, or developmental disabilities

Financial contributions to your ongoing development (conference participation, trainings, course work, etc.)

Wellness reimbursement and online fitness and wellbeing classes
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