Dell Director, Software Engineering -Data Domain Cloud Products in Santa Clara, California

Director, Software Engineering -Data Domain Cloud Products

Competitive salary

Santa Clara, CA

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.

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.

As a Software Engineering Director at Dell EMC, you will be joining the Data Protection Division (DPD) and will be part of the Integrated Protection Products (IPP) team. IPP consists of a suite of Data Protection products that include Data Domain (DD), Integrated Data Protection Appliance (IDPA) and software offerings.

You will lead the global Data Domain Cloud teams to delivers next-generation cloud software stacks and new

products for the integrated data protection solutions.

Specific responsibilities

  • Responsible for vision, roadmap, and delivery of large scaleout Data Domain Cloud products.

  • Lead the global teams to deliver software stacks for the Data Domain products to support various cloud providers: AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, AliCloud and other cloud providers.

  • Lead product evolution for an SDDC (Software Defined Data Center) and Data Protection-as-a-service (DPaaS).

  • Frequently perform competitive analysis to lead to technical and design changes to keep our cloud product portfolio on the leading competitive edge

  • Drive changes required in the product to automate private/public/hybrid clouds.

  • Work closely with QA teams to improve test coverage, automation, and efficiency for specific areas.

  • Build a high-quality and effective engineering organization through hiring, training, mentoring, goal setting and recognition.

Required Skills

  • Experience as a senior engineering leader in the Cloud and Data Protection space.

  • Strong customer facing skills.

  • Great communication skills (both verbal and written), collaboration skills and analytical thinking.

  • Professional demeanor with the ability to stay focused and composed under high pressure and stressful circumstances.

  • Strong leadership skills to meet the diverse needs of people with different cultural backgrounds and globally distributed teams.

  • BS in Computer Science and 15+ years of relevant experience and 7+ years diversified leadership, planning, communication, organization, and people motivation.


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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