Dell Software Senior Engineer (BIOS) India-R&D in Bengaluru, India
Software Senior Engineer (Development – UEFI BIOS /Platform SW Development) India-R&D
BDC: UEFI BIOS /Platform SW Development Team
Dell creates technology solutions for a changing world. Our Information Technology (IT) Architecture team translates our customers’ business requirements into total enterprise-wide solutions. It takes deep technical knowledge to create architectural designs that exceed service requirements. We’re skilled in analyzing the customer’s business goals, objectives, needs and general business environment to create technical system solutions. Our expertise includes integrating hardware, processes, methodologies and software into the customer environment.
As a Software Senior Development Engineer, you will be responsible for the design and development activities associated with software using a range of applicable technologies (e.g., programming languages, compilers, assemblers, debuggers, other tools) for products used in local, networked or Internet-related computer programs. Analyzes requirements and develops innovative, useful software. Modifies existing software products to add new functions, adapt to new hardware, improve performance or enhance product usability. Leads in product development in all stages from planning and design to development and testing. Completes documentation and procedures for installation and maintenance. Assists training with production of formal training material for sales/marketing.
The team "Client Product Group" is responsible for building and delivering manageability software for Enterprise Client line of business (eg. Laptops, Workstations, Desktops etc.)
Deep Expertise in Embedded/Systems Programming in C/Assembly.
Hands on Design and Development of Pre-boot/Platform Software in the areas of on-board device Firmware/Driver, UEFI BIOS, Platform SW Management, Reliability, Diagnostics based products.
Strong Development skills in Linux/ Embedded OS FW/ Driver specifically on Connectivity/Storage - USB, SATA, NVMe Specifications with Security focus.
Debugging, Logical reasoning and Problem solving.
Experience in using PCIe Analyzer, Wireless sniffer etc. for Platform SW/Diagnostics
Experience in Filesystem drivers specifically NTFS, FAT32, Ext3 systems.
Business Agility to learn new technology and domain and its Innovation to drive Industry first solutions.
Responsible to work with external partners and internal Dell technology, marketing and engineering teams to Define/Design/Architect products for Next Gen Client Platforms.
Design and develop the overall software architecture and working in collaboration with HW and SW engineering for implementation
Responsible for all software and Pre-boot/Platform SW related issues during the planning, development, and validation stages of the program. You will be working on next generations products and will have an opportunity to gain experience on best in the world client technologies.
Understand feature requirements, architecture and design UEFI BIOS/Linux Driver/FW development mainly in C language Unit Tests development core-boot FW code debugging and its related FW integration with other server HW and SW platform components, like CPU, PCH, FW, OS etc.
Responsible for the delivery of products within budget, schedule and quality guidelines.
Works with the team to develop, maintain, and communicate current development schedules, timelines and development status.
Technical understanding of common security vulnerabilities and risks, as well as countermeasures and compensating controls
Usage of source code analysis tools Fortify, Coverity, Clang, or others
Protects Intellectual property by working appropriate legal elements (ex: procurement, patents, opensource).
Must have strong debugging and troubleshooting skills Ability to write and analyze requirements, functional specifications, design specifications, test plans, and documentation
Must be able to design and develop from a Test Driven Development (TDD) mindset
Experience with automation within an Agile Development team as part of a CI/CD Pipeline ( 0-touch automation)
Developed and maintained test automation within a automation Frameworks/Test Executive
Education & Experience
Master/Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related discipline, or equivalent work experience
6 to 9 years of relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and work experience.
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.
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