The Virtual Platform - Virtual Devices Storage team is looking for motivated, talented, systems software engineers with extensive OS internals experience, that can help design and implement state-of-the-art features related to the virtualization platform used in our ESX, Cloud, Fusion, Workstation and Player products. You will be tasked with owning interfaces with the virtual machine monitor, storage and device emulation on ESX, Linux, Mac OS and Windows kernels. You will be contributing to the virtual disk infrastructure interfacing with datastores and filesystems supported by ESX, which include VSAN, VVOL, NFS and VMFS. Providing OS independent systems abstractions such as threading primitives, locking models and memory management also fall into this area. The group consists of experienced OS generalists who can apply their knowledge to solving a wide variety of system software level problems.
Design and implement system software for the virtualization platform for use in all our virtualization products (ESX, Cloud, Fusion, Workstation and Player).
Skills & Qualifications
BSCS with 5+ years experience in OS/kernel development. MSCS desirable
Strong C programming language experience. C++ and scripting language experience desirable.
Cross functional team work.
Must have OS internals experience, e.g. system libraries, file systems, device drivers on Unix, Windows, Mac OSX, Linux or FreeBSD.
A fair understanding of storage I/O architecture, including filesystems, disk/storage technologies and NVMe/SATA/ATA/SAS/SCSI/iSCSI/FC storage protocols.
Ability to design complex software systems.
Strong debugging and performance analysis skills.
General knowledge of algorithms (understands code efficiency and performance), understand the nature of interrupts, multi-threaded programming, memory management and 64-bit programming issues.
Ability to organize and work on several tasks at once.
Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment of other engineers to meet aggressive goals and high quality standards.
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Category : Engineering and Technology
Subcategory: Software Engineering
Experience: Business Leadership
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Posted Date: 2021-09-07
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