Dell Senior Manager, Software Engineering (Manageability) in Santa Clara, California

Senior Manager, Software Engineering (Manageability)

Data Domain Engineering

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. We can’t wait for you to discover this for yourself as a Senior Manager, Software Engineering on our Data Domain team in Santa Clara, CA.

We are seeking a strong technical leader and motivator who owns and drives technical projects and provides leadership for groups of engineers in an innovative, productive and collaborative Agile environment. This role is responsible for the overall planning, execution, and success of complex technical projects.

Data Protection Appliance Manageability team is responsible for developing highly scalable management infrastructure that can be deployed in private and various public clouds. We are seeking an experienced engineering manager with broader experience in delivering products for enterprise and cloud environments.


Work closely with the engineering, product management and business development leaders/teams to define product roadmap and drive engineering team to deliver management infrastructure features

Manage complex technical projects and teams that are delivering manageability backend subsystems

Keep all stakeholders informed using established agile process.

Lead and mentor a focused team of engineers who will develop product and infrastructure

Strong leader capable of motivating the very best software engineers, as well as gaining their respect.

Essential Requirements:

B.S / M.S. in Computer Science or equivalent

Proven track record leading in building successful software teams

10+ years of industry experience developing enterprise SW products with 6+ years in a management role

Challenge status quo and push the team for better solutions

Live the Agile principles and create a high performing team through them

Highly execution focused to deliver faster releases with high quality

Hire, mentor, and grow passionate individuals who work together well.

Strong leader capable of motivating the very best software engineers, as well as gaining their respect

Excellent communication skills and ability to adapt to fast paced business environment.

Experience managing development teams of 6-10 engineers

Experience in delivering Web Scale backend products that can be deployed in Enterprise and/or Cloud.

Highly desired experience in infrastructure and/or software products that span areas such as operations, management, administration, and security

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with minimal direct supervision

High energy, passionate, committed and engaged

Desired Requirements:

Experience with large scale distributed systems

Experience in Datacenter management space

Experience with web servers and REST APIs a plus

Experience with Agile methodologies and running Scrum teams

Knowledgeable and have used a broad mix of technologies such as Containers, Virtualization, Kubernetes, Kafka, AWS, Azure, and NoSQL Databases

Experienced in delivering products using latest web frameworks in Java, GoLang, Scala, etc..


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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