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Dell Software Architect in Austin, Texas

Software Architect - Senior Principal Software Engineer

The Software Engineering team delivers next-generation software application enhancements and new products for a changing world. Working at the cutting edge, we design and develop software for platforms, peripherals, applications, and diagnostics — all with the most advanced technologies, tools, software engineering methodologies, and the collaboration of internal and external partners.

Join us as a Software Architect on our Software Engineering team inAustin, TXto do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact.

What you’ll achieve

As a Software Architect, you will be a part of a team in a very fast-paced, agile environment that requires strong technical ability, flexibility, sound judgement and creative thinking.

You will:

  • Work with our internal partners (CTO Technologists, Product Management, and other Architects spanning software, firmware, and hardware disciplines) to architect new and innovative solutions and experiences.

  • Gather business requirements, drive the product definition, and influence prioritization for new features. Influence the hardware and firmware direction for features that span beyond software.

  • Provide strong technical leadership in decisions when collaborating across multiple lines of business; including experience design, software product marketing, platform hardware teams, validation.

  • Generate Intellectual Property to protect innovations.

  • Mentor team members in design collaboration, code reviews, development tools, and processes

  • Take part in the full software development life cycle including architecture, development, test, continuous delivery, and support

  • Be an active member of an agile team, collaboratively realizing features through prototyping, development, test, and delivery

  • Refining Product Management Asks into Engineering Point-of-View

Take the first step towards your dream career

Every Dell Technologies team member brings something unique to the table. Here’s what we are looking for with this role:

Essential Requirements

  • 12+ years of software development experience

  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills

  • Agility to adapt to technologies and processes quickly

  • Strong Windows development/programming experience in C# (on .NET Framework/.NET Core) and usage of latest design patterns

  • Experience with application frameworks such as WPF, UWP, Prism, etc.

  • Experience with native and cloud API integrations

  • Experience interfacing with devices, peripherals, and firmware

  • Windows application installer experience

  • Experience with Security Development Lifecycle (SDL), including threat modeling

Desirable Requirements

  • Experience with Intel and/or AMD system architectures

  • Experience with Linux and/or Chrome OS

  • Experience with Atlassian products (JIRA, Confluence)

  • Understanding the git source control system like GitHub

  • Good vendor relationship skills with external partners

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in computer science or related field

Here’s our story; now tell us yours

Dell Technologies helps organizations and individuals build a brighter digital tomorrow. Our company is made up of more than 150,000 people, located in over 180 locations around the world. We’re proud to be a diverse and inclusive team and have an endless passion for our mission to drive human progress. 

What’s most important to us is that you are respected, feel like you can be yourself, and have the opportunity to do the best work of your life — while still having a life. We offer excellent benefits, bonus programs, flexible work arrangements, a variety of career development opportunities, employee resource groups, and much more. 

We started with computers, but we didn’t stop there. We are helping customers move into the future with multi-cloud, AI, and machine learning through the most innovative technology and services portfolio for the data era. Join us and become a part of what’s next in technology, starting today. 

You can also learn more about us by reading our latest Diversity and Inclusion Report and our plan to make the world a better place by 2030here ( .

Application closing date: 19 November 2021

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