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Software System Senior Engineer, Open Telecom Ecosystem Lab (OTEL) (Austin Preferred, Remote Considered)

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Software System Senior Engineer, Open Telecom Ecosystem Lab (OTEL)

We are looking for talented, driven, self-starter individuals to join our Telco Systems Business unit engineering team. This role requires a demonstrated ability to develop solutions, test, and deliver to the Tier-1 Telco market for Dell’s telco products and solutions offerings. 

About Telecom Systems Business Unit (TSB) and Team

TSB creates products and solutions catering for 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. 

The telecom ecosystem engineering team is responsible for partnering, creating and delivering telco solutions with ecosystem partners for telco customers. The team works closely with a world-class product and partner management team in defining and road-mapping the offerings. Together, we have a strong track record of creating unique value for Dell Technologies, with a robust and positive impact on its bottom line. The engineering team works closely with key communication service providers (CSP) worldwide, which, taken together, represent about 70% of the market. Collaboratively, we create production-worthy offerings that are unique, cutting-edge, and shape this emerging market. With each success we achieve, we push the envelope more for our customers and then rinse and repeat!

Please apply for this position if this excites you! The ideal candidate has telco network experience with vital technical training, impeccable industrial pedigree, a strong record of innovation, and is looking for next more significant challenge. The individual is not afraid to tinker with system to build a multi layered disaggregated solutions and has to be a self-learner, be an excellent communicator, and above all, be efficient in all that they do. The individual will work with geographically dispersed teams, so experience operating in such intercontinental environments will be a huge plus.

Join us as a Software System Senior Engineer in our OTEL Solutions Engineering Solutions team in USA, (preferably Austin TX) to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact.

What you’ll achieve as a Software System Senior Engineer,

  • Design, validate and optimize telecom architectural solutions with cloud-native infrastructure for 5G Core, MEC and Open RAN network functions
  • Drive open telecom ecosystem interop testing based on O-RAN conformance specifications and end-to-end validation of O-RAN solutions
  • Work with extended teams; project management, product management, partners, services, and other BUs to drive integration and adoption of Dell product within partner ecosystem and create a better application integration.
  • Create reference architectures, white papers and other literature for customers
  • Build out testing and certification plans for specific 5G domains and engage with customer to deliver custom solutions that addresses their business requirements.

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

  • Understanding of 3GPP specifications as related to CU, DU and RU. Exposure & knowledge of O-RAN specs, TIP/OpenRAN projects, and/or ONF SD-RAN.
  • Strong understanding of performance, stress and functional test plan design, execution and maintenance
  • Experience in developing test cases/procedures of modules/functionality, (e.g. Infrastructure, Orchestration, Automation, Mobility, etc.) within the 5G solutions team.
  • In-depth knowledge and expertise in setting test scenarios, profiles, including performance, scale and resiliency related towards deployment worthy validated solutions
  • Experience working with automation frameworks like pyTest, ROBOT and like.
  • Experience with automation and scripting with Python/Golang and Ansible
  • Experience working with virtualization solutions like Kubernetes on platforms like VMware, OpenShift and Cloud (AWS/GCP/Azure).
  • Experience working with software development processes including DevOps models, continuous integration, continuous testing, agile development with Jira/Git/Bitbucket/Confluence or similar platforms
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic, energetic, and passionate about technology and working as a part of a team. Experience working with cross-functional architectural teams

Desirable Requirements

  • BS or higher in computer/software engineering or related fields with at least 5-7+ years of experience
  • Preferable experience & understanding of testing and automation frameworks


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: 30 MAY 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

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