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Dell Principal Systems Development Engineer in Herzliya, Israel

Principal Software Engineer

The Software Engineering team delivers next-generation application enhancements and new products for a changing world. Working at the cutting edge, we design and develop software for platforms, peripherals, applications and diagnostics — all with the most advanced technologies, tools, software engineering methodologies and the collaboration of internal and external partners.

Join us as a Principal Software Engineer on our Engineering Development team in Glil Yam (Herzliya) to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact.(Working Remotely)

What you’ll achieve

As a Software Principal Engineer, you will be responsible for developing sophisticated systems and software basis the customer’s business goals, needs and general business environment creating software solutions.

You will:

• Contribute to the design and architecture of high-quality, complex systems and software/storage environments

• Prepare, review and evaluate software/storage specifications for products and systems

• Contribute to the development and implementation of test strategies for complex software products and systems/for storage products and systems

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

• Good knowledge of programming languages; operating systems; firmware; BIOS; device drivers; databases; system, network, operating system, and application administration; embedded software/firmware; tools and utilities

• Ability to code/debug and guide others to code/debug flexible, scalable and complex programs, using either written or verbal design specifications

• Experience with multiple programming languages, databases, operating systems, tools and hardware platforms

• Ability to learn new tools, languages and operating systems with some training and on-the-job experience

Desirable Requirements

• 6 to 8 years of related experience

• Bachelor’s degree

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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.

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Job Description

Dell IDC (Israel Design Center) is developing a high performance, highly available, highly scalable, fault tolerant clustered file-system which is used in several storage products aimed for the enterprise market.

Most products include integration with other storage products in other development sites (mainly in the US).

The IDC sustaining team is the prime interface between the field and the developers.

The team is in charge of providing the technical supporting activities required for an outstanding product delivery.

These activities include (but not limited to):

Handling customer escalations from field support and be the POC for development when field issues are discovered. Reproduce customer issues in sustaining lab. Perform required certifications and performance benchmarks. Document procedures to cover well known issues in support knowledgebase. Prepare training material for new versions and train support engineers. Assist with worldwide pre-sales activities related out our products. Answer to field questions regarding product features/capabilities limitations.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced tier-3 support engineer with system administration background and experienced with complex storage and network environments.

The position is a full time position, and may require travel.

The position requires good oral and written English.

The candidate must be a great team player, self-managed, organized, enthusiastic and proactive.

Educational Requirements

  • Academic degree – Advantage.

  • IDF technological units – Advantage.

The position is open for CS students who are willing to work full time with somewhat flexible hours.

Work Experience:

  • At least 2 years of Linux tier-3 support experience

  • Experience in storage administration, NFS/CIFS – big advantage.

  • Experience in mission critical/enterprise level/large scale systems – advantage.

Technical Skills:

  • Great troubleshooting skills – a MUST.

  • Knowledge of Linux environments – a MUST.

  • Knowledge of Networking.

  • Knowledge of storage.

  • Scripting knowledge (Bash/Python).