Dell Test Principal Engineer in Bengaluru, India

Business Overview

Providing timely and effective test planning, development and execution to support release of quality products into production. Enabling suppliers and ODM partners with Validation best practices. Developing and deploying a sustainable validation process for key technologies. Customer Validation Environments –Understood knowledge of our customer environments, workloads, deployment architectures and usage models. Collaboration with Development - To Implement Defect Detection & Prevention Methods. Industry Leading Efficiency - Scope, People, Lab. Standardized Test Practices and Measures – Through the use of industry TMMi L3 processes. Mature Automation Strategy - Automation Anytime, Anywhere, by Anyone™. Advanced Test Engineering – Simulation & statistical analysis.


  • 8+ yrs of industry testing experience in Software / System Mgmt Testing domain

  • 3+ yrs. in the current role

  • Qualification: B.E./B. Tech. or M.E./M. Tech/M.C.A

Skill Set

  • Experienced Test execution engineer. Minimum 6 years’ experience

  • Strong in all testing concepts

  • Strong domain knowledge on Modular system managements and especially Networking infrastructure

  • Good technical knowledge in the area of servers and systems management

  • Ability to interlock with Dev technologist for testability during design phase

  • Own the test strategy and test cases for multiple key components of a product

  • Guide team members within the team and resolve their challenges

  • Plan and estimate their work as well as for large size projects

  • Identify and drive improvements within the team

  • Basic scripting knowledge in any language

  • Good communication skills

Technical Skills

  • Good knowledge of one or more Server operating systems

  • Knowledge on OS - Windows Server OS or Linux Server OS


  • Defines and implements new test methodologies to reduce test time and increase test coverage Implements a continuous improvement process for test plans, test cases, and automation during and after test projects

  • Mentors new engineers in the test group Evaluates effectiveness of test plan during and after test projects Evaluates test methodologies to reduce test time and increase test coverage Communicates with and directs test technicians in the execution of test plans

Job Description SummaryCompany Description:

Dell provides the technology that transforms the way we all work and live. But we are more than a technology company — we are a people company. We inspire, challenge and respect every one of our over 100,000 employees. We also provide them with unparalleled growth and development opportunities. We can’t wait for you to discover this for yourself as a Software Principal Eng (Build).

Why Work For Us:

Dell is primed to recruit the best and brightest candidates from all across the globe. We take pride in fostering a winning, innovative, inclusive employee culture. We also take calculated risks and we celebrate big victories when they pay off.

Our EVP:

Our Culture Code unites us and makes us a great family of companies and a great place to work. It’s how we run the business, go to market, work together and provide inspirational leadership.

Our culture code is defined by our values and are made real every day by defining expectations for how we work and how we lead.

The job involves leading the Engineering team on specific projects in the areas of Windows Server operating systems and Microsoft’s SDS solution on Dell Platforms. The job also involves coordinating with various stake holders internal and external for platform enablement. The candidate should have at least 5-7 years of experience in developing/sustaining/validating Drivers and/or System Software in Windows domain. A strong background in computer hardware, especially Intel architecture and Storage subsystem will be a plus.