General Information

Req #
Career area:
Hardware Engineering
United States of America
North Carolina
Monday, August 1, 2022
Working time:
Additional Locations: 
* Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America

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Description and Requirements

VMware OS Enablement Engineer

Job Description:

The Lenovo OS and ThinkAgile development Team is seeking a software engineer for development, test, and integration of VMware cloud platforms on Lenovo servers and storage. The candidate will be involved in the end to end development, test, and project management of new VMware platforms.  The candidate will work closely with both the VMware and Lenovo solution development and test organizations to develop the initial platform architecture and software stack, and ensure product readiness through timely defect resolution and communication to the broader Lenovo development organization.

The candidate is expected to have a working knowledge of VMware scripting tools to include PowerCLI and vCLI, along with experience with VMware’s management tools. The candidate is also expected to have a working knowledge of x86 server hardware and storage.

Skills Required:

Candidates must be able to install and configure server hardware, and be familiar with the VMware internals and OS architecture.

Candidate should have working knowledge in following areas:

  • Strong knowledge of VMware’s entire product portfolio is a plus
  • Working knowledge of PowerCLI and vCLI
  • System management software experience (vCenter)
  • Solid experience with vSAN and hyperconverged systems
  • Strong knowledge of out of band management protocols is a plius
  • Self-motivated and passionate about Server and virtualization technologies
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Python, Perl, and shell scripting
  • Computer architecture knowledge (Memory hierarchy, processors, GPUs, etc.).
  • Hardware-Administration, including Diagnosis
  • VMware ESX System Administration
  • Hardware- Software-Configuration

Candidate must be self-motivated and able to work completely self-directed once training is completed.   

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS in Computer Engineering or Computer Science, or 6+ years of related industry experience and significant accomplishment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Excellent written and oral communications
  • Strong teamwork is essential
  • Experience working as part of a broader, global team preferred
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* Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America