Dell Principal Systems Development Engineer in Round Rock, Texas

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.

Our customers’ system requirements are usually highly complex. Bringing together hardware and software systems design, Systems Development Engineering operates at the very cutting edge of technology to meet them. We design and develop electronic and electro-mechanical or systems-orientated products, conduct feasibility studies on engineering proposals and prepare installation, operation and maintenance specifications and instructions. We’re proud to deliver programs and products to the highest quality standards, on time and within budget.

ACCOUNTABILITIES

Designs and defines system requirements for complex customer systems, and/or prepares studies and analyzes existing systems. Determines system specifications, input/output processes and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility. Coordinates design of subsystems and/or the integration of total systems or multiple functions. Responsible for design of assigned system/subsystem and meeting quality requirements. Ensures the manufacturability, reliability and serviceability of designs. Identifies, analyzes and resolves program support deficiencies. Develops and recommends corrective actions. Responsible for benchmarking, testing and analysis on products during all phases of the development process. Documents results in technical reports, white papers and online web pages. Ensures assignments are completed within schedule and cost objectives. Responsible for the end-to-end ownership of assigned system(s). Coordinates root cause analysis to solve issues including complex issues. Interfaces with technologists, development and marketing to define and optimize system performance and resolve performance problems.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for delivering assigned system(s) Interfaces with design and process, across extended teams

  • Validates and characterizes assigned design

  • Prepares documentation for inspection/testing procedures

  • Designs, develops and implements cost-effective methods of testing and troubleshooting systems and equipment

  • Prepares test and diagnostic programs, designs test fixtures and equipment, and completes specifications and procedures for new products

  • Guides other team members to complete performance testing

  • Prepares presentations and technical reports.

Benefits

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 would thrive in a combined hardware and software design function, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.

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