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Bukit Mertajam, Malaysia

Senior Systems Development Engineer

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Senior 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 as a Senior Systems Development Engineer on our Systems Development Engineering team in Penang to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact.


What you’ll achieve
As a Senior Systems Development Engineer, you will design, define and implement complex system requirements for customers and prepare studies and analyses of existing systems.
You will:

  • Be the Point of Contact for engineering issues related to Tools and Process, and drive issue closure.

  • Have good communication skills in translating customer requirements to engineering requirements vice-versa.

  • Have good knowledge of Dell systems development processes and the relevant tools usage.

  • Assist quality team with any issues/concerns/knowledge sharing to benefit team.

  • Proficient in project setup requirements as per technical requirements.

  • Proficient in scripting both python for MES/FIOF environments.

  • Strong troubleshooting skills in both Dell Legacy and ODM environment related queries.

  • Engage with IT/Process/Technology teams to improve / enhance existing tools and processes.

  • Liaise with other Dell facilities to ensure Best of Breed practices implementation.

  • Apply documented ISO procedures for all engineering tasks and engage with process engineering to apply updates when required.

  • Coach and mentor less experience engineers.

  • Proactive in approaching & engaging other teams on escalations and queries.

  • Drive / assist in RCA of all issues and drive for the respective solution implementation.

  • Own and drive a cross team and/or global technology initiative.

  • Positive approach working in a changing and challenging environment.

  • As Technical leader practicing at least one global role in technology driving.


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

  • Knowledge of Desktop/Notebook/Server hardware and software architecture.

  • Familiar with various Windows and Linux based operating systems.

  • Knowledge in BIOS feature, configuration, setting, and their respective dependency.

  • Working experience in Python Scripting and UNIX bash shell scripts.

  • Knowledge in programming languages and scripts that common practice in the industry.

  • Familiar with various project/program management knowledge and able to lead and drive the respective project/program to success.

  • Must be able to work on own initiative & have strong communications skills.

  • Must be able to work on assignments that are complex in nature where considerable judgment and initiative are required in resolving problems and making recommendations

  • Engineering Degree with 5-8 years experience in a technical similar role


Desirable Requirements

  • Ability to lead, motivate and direct a workgroup

  • Capability to influence others to achieve results

  • Knowledge of Operating Systems Architecture


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.

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.

Job ID: R146228

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