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Dell Senior Software Engineer - Storage - Remote in North Carolina

Senior Software Engineer

If you are passionate about storage technologies including and working in an ambitious and highly strategic product area, then please apply for this position. The Dell Technologies – NAS Storage - PowerScale - Product Integration Engineering team is working on cutting-edge technologies to help build the next generation storage features for the PowerScale OneFS Storage product line.

The Division is in the business of transforming the way data is stored. At the forefront of the big data movement, our highly parallelized, distributed architecture has completely redefined the storage model. We enable our thousands of customers to work at a scale that wasn't previously possible by shipping a true clustered file system that can be expanded from a few dozen terabytes up to many petabytes. Our goal is to package game changing technology, un-paralleled scalability, and record-breaking performance into a product that is utterly simple to manage and continuously delights our customers.

Software engineers at Dell PowerScale constantly push the boundaries of what is possible in the world of Big Data storage and distributed systems. We are a true systems company and work at every layer of the storage stack, including all aspects of operating systems and file systems, distributed algorithms, high performance protocol stacks, and next-generation virtualization technology.

At PowerScale, you’ll be part of an engineering team where quality is an integral part of the development process from the start. Our engineers love troubleshooting hard-to-reach failures or simulating intricate customer scenarios involving high concurrency and scale in and around file systems. In the midst of all that fun, we are each always working to raise our engineering velocity and agility. We continually invest to get leaner in our build validation pipeline, and to enable more streamlined and continuous integration in our product cycle.

Technology stack includes: Scale-out Storage, SSD, NAS, Cluster, SMB/NFS, OneFS File System, Quota, Dedupe, Snapshot, Cloud, AWS, Azure, Storage Management, Active Directory, LDAP

Join us as a Senior Software Engineer on our NAS Storage – PowerScale team to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact. We prefer candidates who are local to the Seattle area, but will consider other US locations including Hopkinton, MA, Minneapolis, MN, Research Triangle Park, NC and Austin, TX.

What you’ll achieve:

As a Senior Software 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 new or re-engineered software/storage environments

  • Build and review design, functional, technical and/or user documentation, as needed

  • Develop, review and implement test strategies for software products and systems

  • Code in a variety of languages, primarily Python, C.

  • Develop elegant solutions to complex problems

  • Work within small groups of engineers to meet fast development schedules

  • Design and Execute on the PowerScale OneFS product integration roadmap

  • Building frameworks and solutions that interact with the different layers of OneFS integration

  • Mentor junior team members

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

  • Exceptional programming skills

  • Experience with distributed systems

  • Expert software architecture, design, implementation, test, debugging and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to work successfully as part of a team and lead projects

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Excellent presentation skills

  • Works well and can lead geographically dispersed teams

  • BS in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent work experience

  • 5–8 years of related experience

Desirable Requirements

  • Extensive understanding of multithreaded, asynchronous, kernel-mode programming concepts

  • Hands-on experience developing for FreeBSD or other POSIX/UNIX operating systems

  • Experience working on and shipping a storage product is a big PLUS!

  • Experience working on Storage products- NAS/Flash Array

  • Exceptional Python programming skills

Here’s our story; now tell us yours

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.

You can also learn more about us by reading our latest Diversity and Inclusion Report and our plan to make the world a better place by 2030 here ( .

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