Summer 2021 12 week Virtual Internship VMware recognizes that today’s students are tomorrow’s trailblazers and we value the opportunity to benefit from your fresh perspective. If you thrive in an open, innovative, technology-driven culture, VMware could be the place for you! You will be exposed to a wide range of software platform technologies that are utilized by customers all over the world. Business Summary: VMware is a global leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility. VMware accelerates customers’ digital transformation journey by enabling enterprises to master a software-defined approach to business and IT. With VMware solutions, organizations are building extraordinary experiences by mobilizing everything, responding faster to opportunities with modern data and apps hosted across hybrid clouds, and safeguarding customer trust with a defense-in-depth approach to cybersecurity. At the core of what we do are our people who deeply value execution, passion, integrity, customers, and community. Do you dare to do the stuff you’ve always dreamed about? Dare to explore at http://careers.vmware.com. VMware offers cutting-edge cloud infrastructure and security services to companies of all shapes and sizes. Our world is all about technology, and that world is growing because the imagination, ingenuity and talent of our teams knows no bounds. We believe that creativity sparks innovation and inspires our employees to think of VMware differently and change the world around them. About the Team: VMware’s Technical Support Engineers support over 250,000 companies running VMware products in over 100 different countries. You will support the entire suite of VMware products for global customers and partners, interfacing with them via the phone, email, and web. You'll resolve customer technical issues through diligent research, reproduction and troubleshooting by utilizing system administration, networking and storage troubleshooting skills. This team is seeking individuals with a real passion for assisting customers and solving difficult technical issues. Responsibilities: Respond to customer inquiries, primarily by telephone, remote sessions, and e-mail Provide initial scoping of customer technical issues and escalate to Tier 2 and Tier 3 technical staff as required. Collaborate with experienced engineers troubleshooting complex environments, reviewing logs and communicating detailed action plans Resolve customer technical issues through diligent research, reproduction, and troubleshooting Document all technical inquiries, develop and review content for knowledgebase Requirements: Currently pursuing an undergraduate degree in CIS/MIS, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Math or equivalent Experience with troubleshooting hardware and software related issues. Working knowledge of Microsoft (Windows Server 2008 and newer), linux, plus x86 platforms, devices, and networking Outstanding written and verbal communication skills Ability to work virtual with multiple teams Please note that while anyone with a legal right to work in United States may apply for this role, VMware is not presently sponsoring work visas for the entry-level roles for which these Internships may prepare you. Due to the Biden Administration issuing an Executive Order (EO) that effectively mandates COVID-19 vaccination for all U.S. based employees of federal contractors and subcontractors, all U.S. based VMware employees will be required to have their final vaccination dose (e.g., second dose of Pfizer or Moderna, or single dose of J&J) by January 4, 2022. Specifically, this means that all U.S. based VMware employees will need to be fully vaccinated by January 18th, 2022, or by their first date of employment if after that date, subject to legally required accommodations. Category : University and Recent Grads Subcategory: Internships Experience: Internship Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time Posted Date: 2021-10-22 VMware Company Overview: At VMware, we believe that software has the power to unlock new opportunities for people and our planet. We look beyond the barriers of compromise to engineer new ways to make technologies work together seamlessly. Our cloud, mobility, and security software form a flexible, consistent digital foundation for securely delivering the apps, services and experiences that are transforming business innovation around the globe. At the core of what we do are our people who deeply value execution, passion, integrity, customers, and community. Shape what’s possible today at http://careers.vmware.com. Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: VMware is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: VMware is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. 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