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Principal Telecom Solutions Engineer, Open Telecom Ecosystem Lab

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Principal Telecom Solutions Engineer, Open Telecom Ecosystem Lab (OTEL)

Dell’s Telecom Systems Business Unit (TSB) creates products and solutions catering to the worldwide telecommunications market, which is exploding with new and exciting opportunities offered by new developments such as 5G, Internet of Things, and open radio access networks (Open RAN). 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.

Join us as a Principal Solutions Engineer on our Telecom ecosystem engineering team and work closely with a world-class product and partner management team to define and build telecom solutions comprised of Dell Technologies and partner products.

What you’ll achieve

As a Principal Solutions Engineer, you will be responsible for partnering, creating, and delivering telco solutions with ecosystem partners for Telecom customers.

You will:

  • Design, validate, and optimize telecom solutions composed of Dell Technologies products and partner products built in a cloud-native infrastructure for 5G Core and Open RAN network functions; be a technical expert for 5G network workloads deployed across the hybrid cloud, core, edge, and radio technologies
  • Drive open telecom ecosystem interop testing based on O-RAN conformance specifications and end-to-end validation of O-RAN solutions
  • Be a technical expert on specific, relevant partner products especially as they relate to Dell Technologies products and a proposed 5G Core and Open RAN solutions
  • Foster a collaborative relationship with partners to develop, communicate, and present architectures, solutions, and strategies to meet customers’ needs
  • Work with extended internal and external teams; project management, product management, services, and other BUs to drive integration and adoption of Dell products within the partner ecosystem.

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

  • 8+ years of related industry experience; must include experience working for a network equipment or technology provider
  • Extensive experience in solution development and validation including Telco Cloud platform, RAN, Open RAN/O-RAN, LTE/4G and 5G deployments, solution development, validation, optimization and lifecycle management
  • In-depth technical knowledge designing and deploying Telco networks using cloud-native solutions with expertise in automation, performance, lifecycle management, public/hybrid cloud architectures
  • Detailed understanding of 3GPP specifications as related to CU and DU and RU; Exposure & knowledge of O-RAN specs, TIP/OpenRAN projects, and/or ONF SD-RAN.
  • Understanding of cloud-based software technology landscapes and DevOps ecosystems with experience in CI/CD production pipelines and development tools i.e. Jira, Perfecto, Pivotal Tracker, Concourse, Jenkins, and Docker

Desirable Requirements

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s in Computer Science/Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related
  • Familiarity with Hyperscaler technologies (AWS, Azure, Google), Virtualization, Big Data/Analytics, Machine Learning and AI platforms


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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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Job ID: R170781

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