Huawei Technologies is hiring a

Senior Kernel/Hypervisor Researcher (m/f/d) in Dresden

Dresden, Germany

Huawei is a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider. Driven by a commitment to operations, ongoing innovation, and open collaboration, we have established a competitive ICT portfolio of end-to-end solutions in Telecom and enterprise networks, Devices and Cloud technology and services. Our ICT solutions, products and services are used in more than 170 countries and regions, serving over one-third of the world's population. With 180,000 employees, Huawei is committed to develop the future information society and build a Better Connected World.

Huawei's Munich Research Center is responsible for advanced technology research, architectural development, design and strategic engineering of our products.

The size of our cloud platform is gaining momentum and it is already planet scale. Huawei Cloud is one of the largest and fastest-growing platforms in the world. It has strong presence with over 40 availability zones located across 4 continents and 23 geographical regions, covering locations such as Germany, Hong Kong, South Africa, or Brazil, among others.

Now we are looking for a Senior Kernel/Hypervisor Researcher (m/f/d) in Dresden


  • Rapid prototyping of innovative features in mainstream hypervisors (e.g., KVM/QEMU, Xen), and cloud computing platforms (e.g., AWS, OpenStack)
  • As a member of our Cloud BU IaaS team lead the software architecture, design, and implementation of the next-generation of virtualization and VM emulator technologies and the cloud services built around them
  • Define the overall cloud architecture, from the services down to the platform, and draft the design specifications. Break down the requirements to single layers and identify the key performance targets to ensure the compliance of design and implementation.
  • Plan the software technology and collaboration strategy, lead the selection, adoption, and participation of relevant industry standards, and formulate a technology roadmap that forms the basis for a highly competitive product portfolio.
  • Clarify the software requirements with the relevant parties, guide the entire prototyping, make decisions about the realization of the designed key technical solutions, and participate and provide guidance to the team.