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Dell Principal Software Engineer – System Management in Bengaluru, India

Principal Software Engineer – System Management

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 Data Protection (secondary storage) products — all with the most advanced technologies, tools, software engineering methodologies and the collaboration of internal and external partners.

The Systems Management team is responsible for providing customer centric manageability solutions. The focus of this team is to provide software interfaces to external and internal users to enhance their productivity and reduce operational expenditure. Some of the responsibilities of this team are user interface applications, REST service infrastructure, Health monitoring daemons, custom Linux shell, License management, User management/role based access control, SNMP support, 3rd part product integration solutions, messaging middleware and databases for configuration, monitoring and reporting.

Join us as a Principal Software Engineer on our Engineering Development team in Bangalore to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact.

What you’ll achieve

As a Principal Software Engineer, you will create solutions, analyzing the customer’s business goals, needs and general business environment to design technical system answers.

You will:

  • Contribute to the design and architecture of new or re-engineered software in manageability, to reduce operational expenditure to customers

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

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

  • Design and lead the effort on automation, CI/CD processes and tools to make our services simpler and more robust

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

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

  • Hands-on development experience in C on Unix, Systems programming

  • Working knowledge on any flavor of Unix

  • REST API development experience

  • Write functional specification to detail the functional requirements and the use cases

  • Perform impact analysis and update functional specification

  • Design and implement features understanding the customer needs to provide best experience to customer

  • Handling customer issues and delivering patches and hotfixes

  • Participate in Quality and Customer Support functions for all existing and new products

  • Working closely with cross functional teams to determine, support, and qualify future requirements

  • Practice Agile Scrum for higher velocity and faster delivery

  • Experience in modern architectures like microservices

  • Ability to convert business requirements to architecture/design

  • Identifying and selecting right technologies/frameworks

  • Mentoring and technical guidance to team to drive innovation

Desirable Requirements

  • 8+ years of related experience with a bachelor’s degree; or 6+ years with a master’s degree; or 4+ years with a PhD; or equivalent experience

  • Python programming

  • Automation experience with Python

  • Experience in AI/ML or Data Analytics

  • Applied Design Thinking and/or User Centered Design (UCD) in projects

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 2030 here ( .

Application closing date: 30 Apr 2021

Dell 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. All employment decisions at Dell are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Dell encourages applicants of all ages. Read the full Employment Opportunity Policy here ( .

Essential Requirements

  • Web frontend technologies – Angular, HTML, CSS

  • Web middle and backend – Java, Spring Boot

  • Experience in cloud native development and deployment (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud)

  • Ability to code/debug web applications in live / production environments

  • Unit testing and automation of software developed

  • Capacity to achieve proficiency of new tools, languages and operating systems with training and on-the-job experience

  • UX design skills such as UX mockups, interaction design, visual design is an added advantage. Working experience on UX tools.

  • 5–8 years of related experience with Bachelor’s degree (or 3-5 years experiences with Masters degree)

Desirable Requirements

  • Experience in Data Center technologies – like storage management, VM management, Disaster Recovery

  • Experience in Kubernetes, Containers, Microservices, AI/ML