Dell Manager 2, Software Engineering in Bengaluru, India
Provides direct and ongoing leadership for a team of individual contributors responsible for validating updates to the VxBlock Release Certification Matrix.
Creates a professional, supportive, and trusting environment which allows all team members to thrive and grow.
Manages deliverables and schedules for multiple ongoing projects, ensuring that resources are appropriately allocated, and that goals, objectives, and timelines are met in accordance with the schedules.
Designs and documents new test cases within our defined framework to ensure quality of the Vxblock families.
Collaborates with Software Automation team to translate existing manual test cases into automated tests.
Contributes to the development of organization's goals and objectives.
Matrixed responsibilities with other Engineering organizations. Represents the organization on projects.
Analyze infrastructure and systems architectures to find areas of improvement.
Proactively identifies opportunities to improve efficiency and reduce risk of all activities.
Communicates project status and escalates issues to upper management.
Drives, improves, and optimizes our release process.
Works with team members to develop standards for strategy and approach of ongoing deliverables.
Evaluate future lab and test environment needs (HW, SW, tools, etc) and manage to quarterly/annual Capital Budgeting accordingly.
Minimum of 5-7 years experience of people management, mentoring, and team development.
Experience hiring, motivating, developing, and assessing staff.
Proven people leader with excellent verbal / written communication skills and time management skills.
Must have strong project management skills and solid foundational knowledge of compute, networking, and data storage technologies.
Proven ability to deliver high quality results in a very dynamic environment.
Global mind set and ability to develop strong cross-functional relationships.
Experience managing QA teams supporting solution testing in a demanding environment with short timelines
Familiarity with fundamental data center infrastructure and tools.
Prior experience with test and validation tools/process.
Technology focused Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent technology related work experience.
Degree in Computer Science/Electrical Engineering/Computer Engineering desired or equivalent work experience.
3-5+ years experience with converged and hyper-converged architectures.
Strong working knowledge/prior testing experience in the following:
Cisco Catalyst and/or Nexus Networking Products
Cisco UCS Platforms
Setting up and managing network storage solutions and data protection solutions from Dell EMC.
Expertise with manual and automated test strategies and tools.
Experience in Agile development methodologies utilizing SAFe framework.
We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities — all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.
If you would thrive in a combined hardware and software design function, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.
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Strong Communication skills.
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
Ability to work in a matrix and cross functional environment
Strong technical aptitude with analytical and trouble-shooting skills.
People centric leadership