Dell Lab Support Senior Engineer in China

Lab Support Senior Engineer

Competitive salary

Chengdu, China

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 Lab Support Senior Engineer on our Engineering Services team in St Petersburg.

Lab Support Engineering is at the heart of a worldwide lab operations team providing 24x7 lab access, service and solutions support in multiple locations. Independent and flexible, team members are always ready to adapt to the changing daily priorities. They make an impact in all kinds of ways – from installing and maintaining servers and storage equipment within the fast-paced lab computing environment, through to providing top-level technical expertise and support to engineering departmental users. What’s more, they work with engineering teams to create hardware configuration test plans in support of software development.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the configuration and deployment of servers, storage and virtual machines

  • Monitor and troubleshoot the technical environment for problems and root cause analysis

  • Maintain a working knowledge of all documented processes and procedures.

  • Identify system performance issues and develop tools for better system management.

  • Monitoring and management software for physical, virtual, and cloud-based infrastructures

  • Incident management and request fulfillment

Essential Requirements

  • Proficiency in hardware, software and operating systems

  • Advanced technical expertise in virtualization to include VMware suite/applications (ESXi, vCenter, vRealize, VRA, VDP)

  • Advanced Expertise in KVM and Hyper-V

  • Dell EMC Storage expertise in VMAX, Unity, and XtremIO

  • Understanding and working knowledge of Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF)

  • Proficiency in backup/restore client applications (Avamar VE, Networker)

  • Identify and execute on proactive and preventative system upgrades

  • Monitoring and management software for physical, virtual, and cloud-based infrastructures

Desirable Requirements

  • Strong communication and presentation skills.

  • Technical writing skills.

  • Ability to multi-task.

  • Ability to work in a high-pressure environment.

  • Customer service skills

  • Solid understanding of software development lifecycles, tools, and Agile processes


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 looking for a varied role in an innovative and fast-paced lab setting, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.

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