Dell Software Integration Senior Engineer in Austin, Texas

This position is with the Dell Extreme Scale Infrastructure (ESI) Engineering Team, working with a very energetic team which leads the industry in delivering hyperscale cloud computing solutions.

This position will be based in Austin, Texas and will have the responsibility for the development and support of automation software used to validate, audit, and collect asset information during manufacturing and deployment of ESI products. The measure of success for this position is ESI technology acceptance within our customer base - that we are able to create products that integrate into the customer environment, and that they are able to deploy, update, and manage these systems.

Specific expectations of this position include:

**Supporting integration sites and deployment teams during the validation process. Quickly responding to issues and questions while driving continuous improvement to the validation process.

**Being responsible for the integration of several software tools used for system configuration, system updates, system management, and integration validation.

**Being capable of understanding system hardware and firmware. This candidate should be able to communicate issues seen during integration to the appropriate engineering counterparts.

**Solid understanding of over test process and procedures.

**Ability to drive closed loop corrective action with the integration vendor and ESI engineering.

Experience using CentOS 6 (or equivalent). Advanced knowledge of services (DHCPD, TFTPD, Apache/HTTPD, MySQL), Driver Installation, Hardware Commands, General network debugging.

**Experience with database administration: maintain data consistency across several factory servers and dozens of field servers, utilize templates to create new rack configurations.

**Understanding of enterprise server technology: BIOS (utilize OS level tools for changing CMOS), BMC (utilize ipmi standards and OEM specific commands), RAID/HBA controllers (LSI MegaCLI/SAS2FLASH, PMC/Adaptec arcconf, Intel), Intel 10GB, Mellanox Infiniband.

**Understanding of modern network technology: Cisco Nexus, Arista, Quanta, SFP Twinax, Fiber Optics, Cisco CDP

**Experience with scripting/automation languages: BASH, SQL, Expect, Python, Ruby

**Management/Support skills: Project planning, resource allocation, phone or IM support.

**Strong communication skills and drive for results

**Strong ability in organizing and managing multiple projects, tasks and changing priorities.

**Working independently under aggressive timelines.

**Five years of experience. With BSCS, BSCE, or equivalent

Job: *Engineering - Software Integration Engineer

Organization: *Commercial Sales and Enterprise Solutions

Title: Software Integration Senior Engineer

Location: TX-Austin

Requisition ID: 17000HH4