Dell Sr. Director, Engineering (Data Protection Products) in Santa Clara, California

As an Engineering Senior Director at Dell EMC, you will be joining DPD division (Data Protection Division) and will be part of IPP team (Integrated Protection Products). IPP consists of suite of Data Protection products that include Data Domain (DD), Enterprise Copy Data Management (eCDM) and Integrated Data Protection Appliance (IDPA). In this role, you will be responsible to lead significant engineering responsibilities for our Data Domain product line.

Specific responsibilities

  • Provide senior level leadership in areas of product development and test for specific areas of our Data Domain product line.

  • Work closely with Product Management team to define product road map.

  • Collaborate with QA teams to improve test coverage and efficiency.

  • Define get-well plans for specific areas and drive them to closure.

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

  • Manage executive communication and customer communication.

  • Provide strategic and direct engagement with customers and account teams as needed.

Required Skills

  • Experience as a senior leader (must have experience managing managers) in the Data Protection/Storage industry.

  • Exceptional collaboration and communication skills (both verbal and written).

  • 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.

  • Strong customer and partner facing skills.

  • Analytical thinker.

  • 15+ years of relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and work experience.

  • 7+ years diversified leadership, planning, communication, organization, and people motivation skill (or equivalent experience)

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