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  • www.vmware.com
  • Palo Alto, CA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1998
  • Company - Public (VMW)
  • Computer Hardware Development
  • $5 to $25 million (USD)


At VMware, we believe that software has the power to unlock new opportunities for people and our planet. Our App Modernization, Cloud, Networking & Security, and Digital Workspace solutions power the apps, services, and experiences which enable organizations to deliver the best ...
Mission: VMware streamlines the journey for organizations to become digital businesses that deliver better experiences to their customers and empower employees to do their best work.

VMware Reviews

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Raghu Raghuram
Raghu Raghuram
1,194 Ratings
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Employee contribution is highly recognized, quarterly shoutouts etc.
Employee well beings are well taken care. people-centric culture.


Highly matrixed organization, BU vs GEO, specialist vs CORE.
Complex systems, operations and processes due to many prior M &As and migration and integration.

Advice to Management

Simplify and re-invent
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Diversity & Inclusion at VMware

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Does there seem to be diversity at VMware?

...The company and CEO say they care about D&I and improving diversity in the workplace but maternity leave benefits are not competitive with the market (4 weeks top up vs. 30+ weeks top up) with little to no progress or improvements to be made....Read More

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VMware Interviews

Getting an Interview
Applied online36%
Employee Referral20%

  1. Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Turkey
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    I applied through an employee referral I interviewed at VMware (Turkey)


    It was very quick and effective for choosing someone to hire. However, The interview process was a little bit hard for a junior software engineer. Overall, thank you for the VMWare interest, it was a pleasure to meet them.

    What is the dependency injection, could you give an example from codebase.

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Company Updates

12 January 2022
VMware is honored to be named among Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work. Browse the entire list of honorees and see why our company made the cut for the fifth year in a row! https://via.vmw.com/BPTW #GlassdoorBPTW
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Best Places to Work
15 December 2021
"It was great to ring the bell at NYSE today marking our stature as a standalone company once again. I’ve never been more excited about the future of this great company as we help our customers navigate this multi-cloud world.” – Raghu Raghuram, VMware CEO
VMware Rings Opening Bell at New York Stock Exchange ‑ VMware News and Stories

VMware Awards & Accolades

  • Fit Friendly Company (Gold Level)American Heart Association2014
  • Top 100 IDEAL™ EmployerUniversum USA2014

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Does VMware offer relocation assistance?

...Good package of benefits...

22 February 2021

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People Also Ask about VMware

Employees rate VMware 4.3 out of 5 stars based on 9,627 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

To get a job at VMware, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at VMware and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 85 of employees would recommend working at VMware to a friend. This is based on 8,756 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

60 of job seekers rate their interview experience at VMware as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 3 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at VMware.

64 of employees think that VMware has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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