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VMware Staff Software Engineer, Distributed Systems – Blockchain Engineering - Opportunity for Working Remotely in Wichita, Kansas

Hiring for multiple openings!

Exciting opportunity for a Staff Software Engineer on our Blockchain Engineering team.   You will be working at VMware’s Blockchain Engineering team to make VMware Blockchain the leading Enterprise Blockchain platform. At VMware, we are building Enterprise Blockchain solutions using innovative technology, enterprise grade quality, and cutting-edge software approaches.  We are targeted to have over 3 $Trillion of financial instruments on our platform in the next 2 years. You will be part of a talented team from across the world including industry experts. Our team values diversity, collaboration, and open thought while supporting VMware’s EPIC2 values.  

Are you ready for your next great challenge with the Blockchain Engineering team in VMware? 


  • Contribute to key pieces of the blockchain core platform, including but not limited to the consensus layer, distributed ledger, storage, and smart contracts layer. This could include dealing with the data layer, security layer, or distributed network layer

  • Analyze and improve performance, scalability, and stability of blockchain core product

  • Collaborate effectively with other engineers and researchers to solve complex problems. Work with a global team in different geographical locations 


  • 10+ years of industry-level software development experience 

  • Proven experience driving system/software architecture and design for complex systems

  • Research, prototype, and implement complex architectures in distributed systems:

  • Performance, scale, software layering, maintainability, and future flexibility

  • Demonstrated expertise in the distributed systems design and architectureof

  • Software engineering development experience, in large scaled distributed systems with enterprise-grade capability

  • Database and Large-scale Storage Systems

  • Big Data Processing Systems

  • Operating Systems

  • Performance Analysis and Optimization

  • Cryptography and security

  • Strong experience in C++ is a must

  • Experience with Blockchain technologies 

Who you are:

  • Self Starter – Thrive in a fast paced and changing environment. 

  • Strong collaboration skills with a “Team First” mentality.

  • Technical engineering excellence, innovation in everything you do. 

  • “Growth” mindset in tackle problems and creating great solutions.  

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 

  • 5+ years experience in an equivalent role

  • Bachelors/Masters in Computer Science and equivalent experience

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Category : Engineering and Technology

Subcategory: Software Engineering

Experience: Business Leadership

Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time

Posted Date: 2022-01-26

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.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: VMware is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: VMware is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at VMware are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. VMware will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. VMware encourages applicants of all ages. Vmware will provide reasonable accommodation to employees who have protected disabilities consistent with local law.