at VMware in Wilmington, Delaware, United States
Director, Software Engineering: DevSecOps “Dev” portion
The Elevator Pitch: Why will you enjoy this new opportunity?
You have an analytical mind and a passion for the craft of software engineering, and you love solving problems and learning new things. You enjoy coaching and leading teams and helping enable individuals to be successful. You want to be a part of a collaborative environment whose teams care about the product they are creating, how they create it, and the impact it has on customers’ business objectives. You enjoy leading leaders and invest in furthering specialist knowledge in your teams.
You will build the ‘Sec’ portion of the DevSecOps story for the Tanzu Application Platform. This role leads the Signing, Scanning, Metadata and Security Integrations teams and includes growing our OSS investments in this space and generally security posture. These are strategically important investments for Tanzu meeting the customer outcomes of securing application code to production, creating confidence in the stability of images, and supporting the needs of auditors and CISOs with Bill of Materials and custom policy management. You will bring your knowledge of scanning and signing tools in this space and have knowledge of the supply chain space and kubernetes ecosystem.
Success in the Role: What are the performance goals over the first 6-12 months you will work toward completing?
+ You can communicate and collaborate with product and design in your development and you are constructive in sharing your opinions
+ You track and oversee the architecture and quality of deliverables from your engineering teams
+ There is shared context on the teams on the architecture of the roadmap 3 and 6 months out.
+ Your programs are healthy as determined by key metrics of engagement, retention, work/life balance, delivery that you helped put in place
What type of work will you be doing? What assignments, requirements, or skills will you be performing on a regular basis?
As a leader in Engineering, you will:
+ Manage headcount, budget, hiring, onboarding
+ Build and enable your area group to sustainably deliver high quality products
+ Coach managers and help them to sustainably grow the teams and individuals.
+ Lead and orient a team of 30+ engineers and managers towards delivering against the larger Tanzu Application Platform (TAP) objectives.
+ Work at a program level with product leads, technical leads, designers, and people managers in figuring out what to work on next and how to prepare for future work.
+ Bring clarity where there is uncertainty, managing risk and continuously delivering value.
+ Define experiments, measuring success metrics and using data to inform decisions.
What is the leadership like for this role? What is the structure and culture of the team like?
The hiring manager for this role is the Sr Director of Engineering who runs the DevSecOps program for the Tanzu Application Platform. They will work with you to bring your vision for your area of responsibility and enable you to move with accountability, autonomy and support towards that mission
What are the benefits and perks of working at VMware?
You and your loved ones will be supported with a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Below are some highlights, or you can view the complete benefits package by visiting www.benefits.vmware.com .
+ Employee Stock Purchase Plan
+ Medical Coverage, Retirement, and Parental Leave Plans for All Family Types
+ Generous Time Off Programs
+ 40 hours of paid time to volunteer in your community
+ Rethink’s Neurodiversity program to support parents raising children with learning or behavior challenges, or developmental disabilities
+ Financial contributions to your ongoing development (conference participation, training, course work, etc.)
This job may require the candidate to travel and/or work from a facility that requires full vaccination prior to entry.
Category : Engineering and Technology
Subcategory: Product Dev Management
Experience: Business Leadership
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Posted Date: 2022-05-24
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