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Dell Senior Software Engineer – Agile Development Specialist in Hopkinton, Massachusetts

Senior Software Engineer -Agile Development Specialist

Competitive salary

Hopkinton, MA

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 Agile Software Development Project Manager on our Data Protection Software team in Hopkinton, MA.

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 platforms, peripherals, applications and diagnostics — all with the most advanced technologies, tools, software engineering methodologies and the collaboration of internal and external partners.

Key Responsibilities

Contributes to continuous improvements in execution of a global agile software development organization working closely with senior engineering leadership.

  • Identifies opportunities for improvements of the software development team, proposes and drives projects to implement the improvements.

  • Provides detailed accounting and analysis of the software development activities including scrum team velocity and defect resolution.

  • Designs and implements automation tools and tasks geared toward making teams more effective.

  • Coordinates and manages reviews of critical release components facilitates timely and frequent communication across a geographically diverse team

  • Leads or participates in the software development lifecycle for new data protection software products.

  • Drives idea generation for new software products, or for the next version of an existing product.

Essential Requirements

  • BS or equivalent in software engineering (MS preferred)

  • 2-5 years industry experience in developing and delivering software products

  • At least two years industry experience operating in an Agile software development organization

  • Proficient in using and automating tasks in at least one Agile project management tool (Jira experience preferred)

Desirable Requirements

  • Proficiency in using Jira to manage project execution, backlogs, and defect resolution

  • Industry experience in Java programming

  • Coursework and/or industry experience in project management techniques


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.

If you’re ready to develop cutting-edge software for a changing world, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.

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