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Senior Software Principal Engineer - 5G Layer 3 Architecture

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Senior Principal Software Engineer - 5G Layer 3 Architecture

The Software Engineering team delivers next-generation software application enhancements and new products for a changing world. Working at the cutting edge, we design and develop software for platforms, peripherals, applications and diagnostics — all with the most advanced technologies, tools, software engineering methodologies and the collaboration of internal and external partners.

Join us as a Senior Principal Software Engineer on our Software Engineering team in Bangalore to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact.

What you’ll achieve
As a Senior Software Principal Engineer, you will be responsible for developing sophisticated systems and software basis the customer’s business goals, needs and general business environment creating software solutions.
You will:
• Design and lead the effort on automation, CI/CD processes and tools to make our services simpler and more robust
• Mentor team members in design collaboration, code reviews, development tools and processes
• Take part in the full software development life cycle including development, test, continuous delivery and support
• Be an active member of an agile team, collaboratively realizing features through development, test and delivery

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:

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’re building a new O-RAN compliant 5G NR RAN and we’re looking for talented software engineers.  The Central Unit (CU) team has multiple openings for key roles in a new high-powered Bengaluru R&D team. 

Role Summary

If you’re interested in taking part in a once in a career opportunity, Dell is looking for a Distribution Unit Software Architect with advanced expertise in 5G Radio, having ownership for software resident on the Central Unit, to be part of a brand new, built from the ground up, high powered Bangalore R&D team. The team will be responsible for designing, developing and implementing a technology new to Dell for addressing the demands of the 5G Radio subsystem for operators and to help our customers to exploit this significant market evolution. The candidate for this role will have significant work experience in 5G wireless development, 4G R&D, mobile systems, and 3GPP as well as a strong background in gNodeB/eNodeB software.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Proficient in C or/and C++; excellent understanding of LTE and/or 5G RAN architecture, protocols, and procedures; strong knowledge of 3GPP standards and protocols
  • Working experience of 4G/5G Layer-2 software design with emphasis on RLC, MAC, L2 scheduler and L1/L2 interfaces, embedded debugging tools like Wireshark, gdb
  • 13+ years’ experience in development, system design and architecting of carrier grade telecommunications products.
  • Experience in DevOps CI/CD, Cloud, Kubernetes
  • Well versed with Agile Methodologies and Tools e.g. Atlassian products (JIRA, Confluence), Scrum etc.

Desired Skills :

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in computer science or related field
  • Knowledge of 4G/5G Layer-1 procedures
  • Knowledge of SCF FAPI interface, O-RAN specifications with emphasis on WG4 CUS and M-Plane, DPDK/ODP/VPP
  • Experience with working in cloud native environment , experience with test and automation tools, debugging field issues
  • Experience working in a startup type environment would be an asset
  • Experience with vRealize Orchestrator, vRealize Automation, Enterprise Storage, OpenShift

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 August 2022

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. Read the full Equal Employment Opportunity Policy here.



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