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Principal Systems Development Engineer, MEC, DevOps and Automation

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Principal Systems Development Engineer, MEC, DevOps and Automation

We are looking for talented, driven, self-starter individuals to join our Telco Systems Business unit engineering team. This role requires enthusiasm and experience developing highly complex solution for the demanding Tier-1 Telco market.

Telecom Systems Business Unit

The Telecom Systems Business Unit is creating products and solutions that cater to the worldwide telecommunications market, which is exploding with new and exciting opportunities made possible by new developments such as 5G, Internet of Things, and virtualized radio access networks (RANs). The market consists of communication service providers, managed service providers, hosting companies, content delivery network companies, cloud service providers, and consumer/enterprise web-technology providers.

Our Solutions Engineering team designs and implements cutting-edge software products and solutions for this market. They engage directly with external customers and work closely with quality, services, customer support and sustainment teams to ensure we continue to win the confidence of our Telco customers by delivering and supporting world-class products and solutions.

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Every Dell Technologies team member brings something unique to the table. Here’s what we are looking for with this role.

Essential Requirements

  • Detailed understanding and implementation of DevOps pipelines and automation in a 4G/5G telecom applications space including design, maintenance, and governance of multi-vendor CI/CD/CT/CQ pipelines.
  • Experience in the design and test of telecom network edge solutions, Intel Smart Edge, AI/ML technologies and secure deice onboarding in and edge MEC environment.
  • Software development experience with Python, Golang and automation frameworks like pytest and ROBOT.
  • Experience with K8s and cloud container platforms from VMware, RedHat, SUSE Wind River.
  • Experience with telecom network testing, troubleshooting, and vendor interactions across a multi-vendor ecosystem.

Desirable Requirements

  • Experience with L2/L3 network infrastructure, switching protocols such as leaf/spine, BGP, OSPF, VLAN, VXLAN, GRE, LACP.
  • Experience with functional/performance validation and scale testing for 4g/5g core network elements
  • Experience with 4g/5g telecom network products from leading vendors like Samsung, Ericsson, Nokia, Affirmed, Altiostar, Mavenir.
  • B.E./B. Tech/ MCA with at least 8 - 12  years of experience or M.E./M. Tech in Computer Science with similar experience


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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.

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Dell is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Dell are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Dell encourages applicants of all ages

Job ID: R129686

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