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27 days ago

NSX Sr. Systems Engineer

VMware Reston, VA

Business Unit (NSBU) Systems Engineering Organization is to be the dedicated… VMware


27 days ago

Systems Engineer, Public Sector

VMware Reston, VA

** The Systems Engineer is responsible for providing technical… and initiatives in the US Public Sector. The Systems Engineer collaborates… VMware


2 days ago

Senior Systems Engineer (Pre-Sales) – new

VMware Reston, VA +2 locations

-Sales Systems Engineers (SE). This position represents an opportunity to join… transforming the technology landscape. The VMware Systems Engineer plays… VMware


15 days ago

NSX Sr. Systems Engineer SLED

VMware Reston, VA

Business Unit (NSBU) Systems Engineering Organization is to be the dedicated… VMware


8 days ago

NSX Sr. Systems Engineer (Public Sector)

VMware Reston, VA

Business Unit (NSBU) Systems Engineering Organization is to be the dedicated… VMware


27 days ago

Systems Engineer

VMware Austin, TX +9 locations

* Present VMware NSX vision and technologies, strategy, and product roadmaps to executives, technical management and technical engineers… VMware


2 days ago

NSX Senior Systems Engineer – new

VMware Chicago, IL +2 locations

* Present VMware NSX vision and technologies, strategy, and product roadmaps to executives, technical management and technical engineers… VMware


8 days ago

Systems Engineer, Commercial

VMware Chicago, IL

Systems Engineers and othe… VMware


27 days ago

Sr. Systems Engineer Enterprise

VMware Dallas, TX

** The VMware Systems Engineer plays a critical role in building and sustaining customer relationships while… VMware


27 days ago

Sr. Systems Engineer

VMware Louisville, KY +8 locations

-Sales Systems Engineers (SE). This position represents an opportunity to join… transforming the technology landscape. The VMware Systems Engineer plays… VMware


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    Good company and work environment but old-fashioned.

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    I worked at VMware

    Pros

    1. Work Life Balance - There is no pressure to work on weekends and after hours unless there is an emergency.
    2. Good campus and work environment - The campus is really big, employees get their own space(cubicle or share an office). There are a lot of events that happen every week including a bi-weekly "bash", tech talks or celebrations of festivals/holidays.
    3. Good for people with families/kids - Halloween, Diwali, Chinese New year etc. are celebrated in grand fashion with a lot of activities for kids. Recently, a lot of musicians/bands/actors/speakers have also come to VMware and given talks/concerts.
    4. CEO - The CEO(Pat Gelsinger) is an engineer at heart and knows how to execute well.

    Cons

    1. Slow professional/technical growth - The company is good for a new grad or staff engineers but anywhere in between is a very slow growth process. Too many managers who were bad engineers or not engineers at all means that there is too much talking but less doing. If you're looking
    2. Experience is very team specific - The core kernel/monitor teams have amazing engineers but the new teams who focus on management solutions have some really incompetent engineers - mostly JAVA shops. A lot of teams also have a bad junior:senior engineer ratio which means code quality and engineering process is low quality.
    3. Old Fashioned - Almost everything VMware shouts old-fashioned. Engineers don't get laptops. For the new age of engineers who are used to working at off-times the lack of a laptops leads to a lack of productivity. The engineering processes are also very antiquated and resistant to change.
    4. Too many re-orgs and management changes

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    - Focus more on employees. You spend so much on wooing customers but don't pay enough attention to the welfare of employees.
    - Stabilize management - Too many manager shifts or leader changes leads to confusion as to the direction the company is headed.
    - Hiring - Quality vs Quantity

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