Dell Test Principal Engineer in Round Rock, Texas
Dell is a collective of customer-obsessed, industry-leading visionaries. We believe that technology is essential for driving human progress, and the technology we provide transforms the way we all work and live. But we are more than a technology company — we are a people company. We recognize that over 100,000 employees across six continents have different interests and aspirations. We inspire, challenge and respect each and every one of them, every day. And we provide them with unparalleled growth and development opportunities. We can’t wait for you to discover this for yourself as a Test Principal Engineer on our Test Engineering team in Round Rock, TX.
Work in a team that is architecting and qualifying next generation, cutting edge Remote Management Software that allows
Dells customers to remotely provision Server HW from bare-bones and deploy them as production ready infrastructure or solutions in mere minutes.
- Responsible for the design and development activities associated with methods for validating System Management
Software and broader solutions.
- Develops test and diagnostic programs, designs test fixtures, and completes validation specifications and procedures
for new and changes to existing products. Define multi-phase validation plans that align with the Dell standard validation
process for each assigned product
- Validation plans include test cases, resource requirements, schedule assumptions, and scope that align with the
development and marketing expectations
- Performs test validation usingautomated methods in support of approved test plans.
Undergraduate degree (prefer computer engineering or computer science) and 2-4 years of relevant experience or,
Graduate degree (prefer computer engineering or computer science) and 0-2 years of relevant experience or, 6-8 years of
relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and work experience.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Experience using design and specification documentation to develop test cases.
Proven experience with industry standard test methodologies and its application to ensuring product quality.
Experience in one or more flavors of Unix, Linux, FreeBSD required
Experience with Software Development Methodologies, preferably Agile-Scrum or Test Driven Development
Understanding of Server hardware and software interactions; able to apply this understanding to architect test
requirements and test automation.
- Experience with Server Deployment/Remote Management software such as Dells Integrated Remote Access
Controller, Dell Remote Access controller (iDRAC), Dell OpenManage, Dell Management Consoles, Dells Life Cycle
controller, HPs ILO, Cisco USC, etc.
- Hands on development / testing on a UNIX platform (Device drivers, Embedded Storage, Networking, Server,)
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