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Dell Principal Performance Engineer in Taipei, Taiwan

Performance Principal Systems Development Engineer

Our customers’ system requirements are usually highly complex. Bringing together hardware and software systems design, Systems Development Engineering operates at the very cutting edge of technology to meet them. We design and develop electronic and electro-mechanical or systems-orientated products, conduct feasibility studies on engineering proposals and prepare installation, operation and maintenance specifications and instructions. We’re proud to deliver programs and products to the highest quality standards, on time and within budget.

Join us to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact as a Performance Pr incipal Systems Engineer on our Performance Engineering team in Taipei .

What you’ll achieve

Dell Technologies is looking for a Performance Principal Systems Engineer with focus on Client Performance Engineering. This individual will be responsible for applied research and advanced engineering in the development of a hardware and software to optimize client (notebooks, desktops, workstations) performance.

You will:

  • The goal will be to perform research and applied engineering to look for new ways to improve performance to differentiate Dell systems in the market place.

  • Will work as a member of a team to investigate and characterize performance of new platforms as well as study performance deficiencies through root cause analysis and corrective actions.

  • Areas of focus will include low level tuning of CPU/GPU, software stack optimizations, subsystem analysis, and benchmark studies. Understanding of design, definition, and implementation of complex system requirements for customers, as well as analyzing existing systems to optimize performance is important.

  • Will develop software to exercise various components of the systems, produce synthetic workloads, create databases to manage results, and provide reports.

  • Will also be tasked with assisting marketing and PR with preparation of proto units for evaluation by multiple internal and external customers including press and analysts while also answering performance related questions and requests.

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

  • 8+ years of relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and work experience. BS/MS in computer science, computer engineering, software engineering, or equivalent desired. Previous experience with system integration including building PCs/workstations, installing operating systems, drivers, application software and configuring the system for optimum performance. Previous experience optimizing total system performance through isolation and alleviation of bottlenecks

  • Ideal candidate will have previous experience with performance engineering (thermal engineering and/or software engineering), benchmarking, and sub-system optimizations

  • Knowledge of the API and components influencing graphics rendering performance (OpenGL, DirectX, etc.), storage subsystem performance, and other key PC peripheral performance areas

  • Systems engineering background with architecture and engineering experience spanning PC hardware, software and firmware

  • Experience with Design of Experiments – execution of experiments required, design of the experiments and analysis of results

Desire Requirements

  • Experience isolating variables and their contributions to results across a complex system of equations

  • Understanding of parallel programming design patterns and heterogeneous compute a plus

Here’s our story; now tell us yours

Dell Technologies helps organizations and individuals build a brighter digital tomorrow. Our company is made up of more than 150,000 people, located in over 180 locations around the world. We’re proud to be a diverse and inclusive team and have an endless passion for our mission to drive human progress.

What’s most important to us is that you are respected, feel like you can be yourself and have the opportunity to do the best work of your life -- while still having a life. We offer excellent benefits, bonus programs, flexible work arrangements, a variety of career development opportunities, employee resource groups, and much more.

We started with computers, but we didn’t stop there. We are helping customers move into the future with multi-cloud, AI and machine learning through the most innovative technology and services portfolio for the data era. Join us and become a part of what’s next in technology, starting today.

You can also learn more about us by reading our latest Diversity and Inclusion Report and our plan to make the world a better place by 2030 here ( .

Application closing date: 31 September 2021

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