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Dell Senior Firmware Engineer in Shanghai, China

Senior Firmware Engineer

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.

Join us as a [Senior Firmware Engineer] on our [Software Engineering] team in [Shanghai] to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact.

What you’ll achieve

As a Senior Firmware Engineer, you will develop firmware that controls the functioning of high performance, enterprise grade, purpose built SSD (Solid Slate Drive). You will be collaborating with cross-functional teams like media characterization, hardware engineering, firmware test engineering, failure analysis, QA (Quality Assurance) and manufacturing to get the product released in a timely manner.

You will:

  • Design and develop firmware for SSD product

  • Design and develop manufacturing diagnostics tool for SSD product

  • Debug, optimize, and validate SSD firmware on embedded multi-core architectures

  • Support firmware qualification and adopting of SSD storage products, resolve issue, optimization and provide solution or workarounds

Take the first step towards your dream career

Every Dell Technologies team member brings something unique to the table. Here’s what we are looking for with this role:

Essential Requirements

  • Extensive C programming experience in embedded system development

  • Knowledge in embedded systems and hands-on experiences in developing micro-controller firmware

  • Solid knowledge of hardware protocols like CPU, Memory, PCIe,I2C,SPI,NAND OR software components like bootloader, driver and so on

  • Strong communication skills, oral and written English; be able to work efficiently in a global team

  • 5-8 years of related experience

Desirable Requirements

  • BS, MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or relevant field

  • Experience of SSD firmware in any of frontend, FTL (Flash Translation Layer), backend is a strong plus.

Here is our story; now tell us yours

Dell Technologies is a unique family of businesses that helps organizations build their digital future and transform how they work, live and play—providing customers with the industry’s broadest and most innovative technology and services portfolio. We value our customers, winning together, innovation, results and integrity. Grow your career with a highly salary, bonus programs, world-class benefits and unparalleled learning and development opportunities— all at a company that is proud to be diverse and inclusive. Learn more ( on how we are closing the diversity gap.

Closing date: 30 May 2021

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