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Austin, Texas

Principal Software Engineer

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Principal Software Engineer

The Software Engineering team delivers next-generation 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 Principal Software Engineer on our Engineering Development team in Austin, Texas to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact.

What you’ll achieve

As a Principal Software Engineer, you will create solutions, analyzing the customer’s business goals, needs and general business environment to design technical system answers.

You will:

  • Contribute to the design and architecture of high-quality, complex systems and software/storage environments
  • Prepare, review and evaluate software/storage specifications for products and systems
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of test strategies for complex software products and systems/for storage products and systems

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

  • Good knowledge of programming languages; operating systems; firmware; BIOS; device drivers; databases; system, network, operating system, and application administration; embedded software/firmware; tools and utilities
  • Ability to code/debug and guide others to code/debug flexible, scalable and complex programs, using either written or verbal design specifications
  • Experience with multiple programming languages, databases, operating systems, tools and hardware platforms
  • Ability to learn new tools, languages and operating systems with some training and on-the-job experience

Desirable Requirements

  • 8+ years of related experience with a bachelor’s degree; or 6+ years with a master’s degree; or 3+ years with a PhD; or equivalent experience

Here’s our story; now tell us yours

We believe that each of us has the power to make an impact. That’s why we put our team members at the center of everything we do. If you’re looking for an opportunity to grow your career with some of the best minds and most advanced tech in the industry, we’re looking for you. Dell Technologies is a unique family of businesses that helps individuals and organizations transform how they work, live and play. Join us to build a future that works for everyone because Progress Takes All of Us. 

Application closing date: DD Month YYYY

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. To read the full Employment Opportunity Policy, click here.

Job ID: R184841

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Global Benefits

  • Comprehensive Healthcare Programs

  • Award Winning Financial Wellness Tools and Resources

  • Generous Leave of Absence for New Parents and Caregivers

  • Industry Leading Wellness Platform

  • Employee Assistance Program

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