Dell Firmware Principal Engineer (Tool) in Taipei, Taiwan

Firmware Principal Engineer (Tool)

Taipei, Taiwan

We are looking for world class developers that can lead and drive our teams forward quickly while maintaining a high level of engineering rigor and discipline. As a platform software senior engineer, you’ll work with an experienced team of engineers to develop BIOS and/or firmware/software for next generation tablet, notebook, workstation, and desktop products to drive industry leading IP / feature development. You’ll apply skills and experience across the full cycle of software development (specifications, reviews, development and review, debug and validation) to enable features and capabilities of platforms in areas like thermal, power management, security, manageability, manufacturability and configurability.

Role Responsibilities

  • Ability to take ideas from concept phase to delivery. This includes creating design docs, scoping design and requirements, detailed spec creation, Proof of Concept design and implementation/productizing

  • Designing & develop code for features specific to products including user interaction models, workflows and user interfaces

  • Ability to distill complex concepts into material marketing and non-technical teams can understand

  • Work cross teams and organizations to drive champion ideas and gain alignment

  • Willingness and the ability to take ownership of overall UEFI platform design throughout the platform lifecycle

  • Successfully communicating development status to project leads

  • Ability to prioritize and manage work to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment


  • 6 to 10 years in in BIOS / firmware SW development

  • Technical problem solving skills / debug capabilities

  • Mastery of Low level programming capability - system/motherboard/device/chipset level

  • Familiarity with higher level programming (apps / tools)

  • Agile software development experience

  • Experience with analyzers and other HW tools to debug complex system SW issues

  • UEFI Programming expertise is a must

  • Expertise with Intel / AMD system architectures

  • Experience working with Industry forums for spec development like UEFI, DMTF, PCI Sig, ACPI, etc…

  • Proven track record is product development/design with strong Program Management skillset is a must


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and / Or Electrical Engineering or related fields

  • Familiarity with Windows & Application / Device Driver development


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 have the programming language skills to take our firmware to the next level, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.

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