VMware Software Engineer in Automation in Sofia, Bulgaria

We are looking for a new Automation QE in the VMware Site Recovery Manager group. Our team consist of expert developers and quality engineers who deliver complex end-to-end automation solutions. You will be responsible for the design and implementation of automation solutions (or a vertical part of them) by utilizing the full range of virtualization and automation technologies by VMware, third party vendors and the open-source community.

You will:

  • Analyze product requirements and functional specifications

  • Identify the best test strategies and define design specifications

  • Build maintainable, high quality and effective automated tests on top of various automation tools and frameworks

  • Build/extend a fault tolerant system used for test execution and result analysis

  • Design and implement reusable domain specific tool kits to be used for specific automation testing

  • Implement "out of the box" solutions to optimize test execution performance


  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent professional experience

  • At least 2 years of professional experience in software development

  • Experience with enterprise architecture and integration principles – REST, SOAP, extensive XML usage, stateless designs, etc.

  • Willingness to use different programming languages to address specific product needs (Java, Perl, Python, JavaScript, Batch Scripting, etc.)

  • Deep understanding of software development process best-practices, methods and conventions, including but not limited to Unit and Integration Testing, Source Code Management, Continuous Integration, Domain Driven Design, and Dependency Management

  • General programming knowledge - data structures, algorithms, design patterns, memory management, etc.

  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

  • Willingness to work without close supervision and with dedicated and ambitious attitude

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and fluent English (speaking/reading/writing)

Strong Plus:

  • Experience with Java, JavaScript, Python

  • Proficient in Networking and/or operating systems: Windows, Linux or Unix

VMware offers:

  • Attractive compensation package - competitive salary, flexible bonus scheme, company sponsored mobile phone plan and additional long term incentives

  • Individual career path - management and technical career growth, enhanced by learning and development program, regular performance assessment, teams of worldwide IT professionals

  • Balanced work environment - company sponsored medical program, food and beverage program, sport activities, open communication

  • Work-life balance – 25 days paid vacation, regular team buildings and celebrations

Before you join, VMware will require you to go through a pre-employment screening process.

All applicants will be treated fairly and given equal opportunity in all aspects of employment including compensation and benefits, irrespective of their race, colour, religion, sex, age, ethnic origin, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, membership of traveller community or any other protected characteristic as established by law.

All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality.

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