Dell Senior Technical Architect / Technical Staff Member (C, Python, Open Networking) in Chennai, India

Company 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 Senior Technical Architect / Technical Staff Member on our Networking R&D team in Chennai.

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. It’s defined by our values and are made real every day by defining expectations for how we work and how we lead.

What we are looking for?

· Customer commitment – Team members who listen to our customers and treat each interaction as a chance to solve a problem and create a raving fan.

· Enthusiastic collaboration – Team members who value differences, challenge convention, and recognize others’ achievements and successes.

· Innovation – Team members who can think analytically and creatively, cultivate our entrepreneurial drive and remain flexible and open-minded.

· Results – Team members who are accountable, persevere in the spirit of our commitments, think strategically and lead with energy.

· Integrity – Team members who play to win – the right way – every day, show courage to speak up and pride themselves on being honest, transparent and trustworthy.

Which Business Unit will you be working?

Network Engineering: Bringing open networking to the enterprise with Dell Networking solutions.

Dell’s vision of the new data centre networking model is an open ecosystem in which organizations can take their pick from innovative, industry-standard network applications, network operating systems and network hardware. In today’s data centre, rapid increases in virtualization, cloud deployments and big data analysis have created new challenges as organizations look to build IT infrastructures that meet today’s and tomorrow’s business demands. Open networking solutions enable IT managers to build an application-agnostic infrastructure and simplify data centre management with standard automation tools and standards-based open platforms. Organizations can leverage open-source tools and expertise to minimize costly engineering overhead and help reduce the time and effort required to design, provision and manage networks.

Key Responsibilities:

Candidate will be a senior member of the development group, working on software infrastructure development and maintaining existing code with regarding to networking components such as protocols, management interface, system infrastructure. The candidate is expected to work closely with the platform and protocol teams.

Essential Requirements:

·Must have 18 to 25 years of experience in networking device related management.

·Good to have Patents for any open networking paradigms

·Need to have solid C programming experience and solid design skills.

·Knowledge of open networking paradigms and experience working with organizations promoting those is preferred

·Good in algorithms and Data structures.

·Good in IPCs, Memory Management, File Systems.

Desirable Requirements:

·Kernel development/debugging experience desirable but not mandatory.

·Experience working on 1G/10G Ethernet switch platforms.

·Understanding of layer 2, layer 3 networking.


· 18+ years of work experience in relevant field.

·BE/B.Tech with background in Computers, IT, ECE or with similar relevant background.


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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