Dell Software Senior Engineer in Shanghai, China
Software Senior Engineer
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 Software Senior Engineer on our Unstructured Data Storage DataFrameworks team in Shanghai.
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.
Delivers features for a Data Analysis & Management product for the Isilon (Scale-out NAS) and ECS (Scale-out Object) storage platforms
Contributes to the design and architecture of new software/storage environments
Prepares written software/storage specifications for complex products from architectural diagrams and documents
Develops and reviews design, functional, technical and/or user documentation, as needed
Develops, reviews, analyzes and implements test strategies for software products and systems/for storage products and systems
Develops, tests and integrates code for new or existing software of significant complexity
Designs and implements source code revision control methods for products
Prepares accurate project status documentation for leadership. Measures and analyzes quality metrics.
Defines and implements actions for departmental and cross-functional process improvements
Contributes to resource, schedule and cost sizing for software development projects of medium complexity
Requires 5+ years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or 3+ years with a Master’s degree; or a PhD without experience; or equivalent experience
Strong in Object-Oriented Design (Java and/or Python preferred)
Experience developing extensible and maintainable designs that can be proven to be free of race conditions
History of working within, and understanding, heavily multi-threaded code with significant inter-thread interaction
Ability to work in a fast-paced agile environment
Leads by example with unit tests and automated functional tests written at time of development
Development compatible with always-ready-to-ship main code branch
Familiarity with all major CS concepts, from compilers to databases to sort algorithms
Ability to work in a fast-paced agile environment
Able to code/debug more complex programs using either written or verbal design specifications
Able to achieve mastery of new tools and languages with training and on-the-job experience
Able to define and document how a specific Software Lifecycle and Quality Assurance method will be used for specific projects
Able to participate and add value in all phases of software development: feasibility, design, implementation, integration, test and delivery
Understands tradeoffs between hardware and software interactions
Must be capable of adhering to project schedules and effectively tracking progress to meet challenging deadlines
Ability to effectively communicate and achieve results in a geographically dispersed team
Strong English language skills to facilitate collaboration with US based peers in Product Management and Engineering.
Strong knowledge of network file systems and/or object storage systems
Comfort developing in, and debugging on, Linux
Familiarity with Distributed Systems Technology (e.g. NoSQL databases), Docker and micro-services a plus
Familiarity with modern Data Science concepts a plus
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.
Closing date: 25 Oct 2018 .
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