Dell Mechanical Senior Principal Engineer in Taipei, Taiwan

Mechanical Senior Principal 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 Mechanical Senior Principal Engineer

on our Mechanical Engineering team in Taipei, Taiwan.

Mechanical Engineering leads and delivers the development of innovative and compliant mechanical design solutions, as well as cross-functional interfaces for desktop, portable and server computer systems and peripherals. Our team conducts the analysis, feasibility studies and testing of mechanical products, instruments, subassemblies and packaging for new and existing products – and then oversees the introduction of design changes to the manufacturing organizations.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Responsible directly or indirectly for the below core activities: Designs, analyzes, documents and functionally validates mechanical components and assemblies.

  • Conducts and participates in engineering tests to validate the robustness and proper performance of new products. Interfaces w/suppliers, electrical engineering, manufacturing, quality, tooling engineering and other development groups to ensure the successful development and launch of new products.

  • Utilizes best-in-class tools to develop innovative solutions to highly complex problems.

  • Responsible for the mechanical detail design on assigned components.

  • Responsible for testing, analysis and debug on assigned mechanical prototypes.

  • Contributes to the successful management and development of mechanical tooling and first samples delivery.

  • Ensures that comprehensive qualification and subsequent tool revisions are completed.

  • Ensures deliverables are met per program schedules

Principal Responsibilities

  • Leads efforts of internal and external mechanical development teams in all mechanical development project activities

  • Conducts feasibility studies for new projects leveraging existing designs while also generating new designs and IP

  • Thorough understanding of the mechanical development process and an expert in planning and executing associated development activities

  • Leads mechanical development activities with minimal supervision on the most complex devices, their subsystems and components

  • Supports and influences integration of mechanical strategy across technical disciplines internally and externally


  • Typically requires 12+ years of related experience in a professional role with a Bachelor’s degree; or 8+ years with a Master’s degree; or 5+ years with a PhD; or equivalent experience.


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 can engineer innovative solutions to highly complex problems, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.

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