Ready to build? So are we! Come join VMware’s new and exciting Modern Applications Business Unit (MAPBU) team, made up of products and services under the Tanzu portfolio to help customers build, run and manage their most important applications.
This is your chance to join the team that will help us learn how customers are using our products. This team of engineers and data analysts tightly collaborates to collect telemetry and deliver insights. The insights you discover and share will be used to help executives, product teams, and customer success teams understand customer adoption and usage so that we can make smarter business decisions.
Success in the role: What are the performance goals over the first six months you will work towards completing?
We are looking for data analysts who can explore new data, distill insights, and communicate their findings through prepared materials like reports and dashboards as well as informal conversation. You’ll be working with multiple partner teams to quickly understand their needs and provide them with the insights they need. Your contributions will be directly seen and consumed by Tanzu executives, product teams, and customer success teams. We expect that you’ll be able to work collaboratively with a strong bias for action. In the first six months, we expect you to generate multiple new analyses and insights to support the Tanzu portfolio of products.
What type of work will you be doing?
- Collaborate with management and product teams to understand what data analysis they need to understand customers and product usage.
- Work in SQL and either Python or R to wrangle and transform data.
- Use statistics, including hypothesis testing, to analyze data and assess its quality.
- Build reports and visualizations using Python or R, Tableau, Mode, and internal VMware tools.
- Explain and document these reports so that people can understand them.
What is the leadership like for this role? What is the structure and culture of the team like?
This position is part of the Tanzu Portfolio Insights team and is led by Alain Roy, who has 20 years of experience and has been at VMware for six years, where he has been part of multiple products, including Tanzu Mission Control.
The Portfolio Insights team includes data analysis, data engineering, and product management roles. You will play an active part in developing and prioritizing the work you do with opportunities to grow your skill set and exposure to product leadership, data analytics, and data engineering.
This team is part of a larger Tanzu Common Core Engineering organization, which provides the foundation that brings together the Tanzu portfolio of products. Products and customer satisfaction depend on the insights that this team will provide. These insights will inform the business decisions that we use to evolve our products.