VMware Inc. is one of the top software providers of virtualization and cloud computing services. In 1998, it was founded by Diane Greene, Mendel Rosenblum, Scott Devine, Ellen Wang and Edouard Bugnion. VMware is headquartered in California, US. In its first year, the company functioned with around 20 employees only. Today, it has more than 24000 employees worldwide. In 2018, VMware’s CEO Patrick P. Gelsinger was named Fortune's ‘Business Person of the Year’.
In 2016, Dell EMC acquired majority share in VMware. Presently, VMware possesses the ownership of valuable subsidiaries including Pivotal Software, ThirdSky, AirWatch, Bitfusion, Carbon Black, Heptio, etc. The company provides advanced cloud services in partnership with Amazon Web Services (AWS). In 2018, VMware attained Carbon Neutrality, two years ahead of its target 2020.
VMware has offices at 40 locations across the globe. At present, the company has almost 600,000 customers worldwide. VMware India offices are located in Bengaluru, Chennai and Pune.
Opportunities at VMware
VMware offers a wide range of career opportunities across various job profiles. It provides an inclusive, diverse, and innovation-driven work culture and environment. VMware features in Glassdoor’s list of ‘Best Places to Work 2019’. Also, the company is listed in Forbes ‘World's Top Employers 2018’. VMware conducts periodic job rotations, yearly training programs and similar learning sessions to broaden and sharpen the skillsets of its employees. Candidates can look for VMware job openings in the following main areas of work:
- Engineering & Technology
- Services & Consulting
- Business Strategy & Operations
- Client Support
- Human Resources
- General & Administrative
In addition, VMware extends different scholarship programs and internships for students as well as new graduates. Also, the company hosts events for women-specific technical programs and sessions.
VMware employee benefits encompass favourable leave policies, life insurance, medical insurance, education assistance and other valuable compensations.