Dell Software Senior Engineer (Development) - Santa Clara in Santa Clara, California

Software Engineer

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 in our Networking team in Santa Clara, CA.

When it comes to network switching products and network management systems, Dell is at the cutting edge. Our Network Development Engineering team is responsible for their design, development and testing. Focused on the needs of our customers within the changing world of technology, we ensure all software and hardware products are interoperable and compatible with network standards.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design and develop core infrastructure components that interact between networking applications, TCP/IP stack, and switching ASICs

  • Own product features and manage them through complete software development cycle including specifications, design, develop, test, and automation

Essential Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related technical fields is required

  • 5+ years of in-depth experience in developing software for enterprise grade infrastructure (networking, storage, security, etc) products is required

  • Proficiency in C/C++ and Python programming languages is highly required

  • Strong Interpersonal skills

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills are essential

  • A strong desire to take on new challenges

Desirable Requirements

  • Prior work experience or knowledge in Linux networking stack is highly desired

  • Experience in one of the networking protocols or L2/L3 Networking is highly desired


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.Dell is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Dell are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Learn more about Diversity and Inclusion at Dell here .