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Senior Principal Software Engineer - C/Python/FreeBSD - Remote

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Senior Principal Software Engineer - C/Python/FreeBSD

The security of customers’ data and systems is of paramount importance to Dell Technologies. Our Product Security Engineering team designs and develops software and systems to minimize security risks within our products. As experts working at the cutting edge of security, we undertake vulnerability response handling, implement the security development lifecycle, coordinate security certifications and develop common software security components and toolkits. As well as ensuring the authenticity and integrity of the product code during product development, we mitigate risks of sourcing and delivery of counterfeit or maliciously tainted components in our products.

Join us to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact as a Senior Principal Software Engineer on our PowerScale Security team, which is based in Seattle, WA. This is a remote job, and you can be based anywhere in the contiguous United States.

What you’ll achieve

As a Senior Principal Software 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:

  • Lead engineering team for prototyping new feature requirements; guide the team through the research to find the right solution; review and approve the final solution before it can be committed to a new release.
  • Collaborate with product managers to understand business requirements and define the roadmap
  • Assess value, and prioritize new features / capabilities, stability enhancements and efficiency improvements to ensure product backlog reflects maximum return-on-investment
  • Work in close liaison with Dell Product and Application Security Office and drive Secure Development Lifecycle requirements for PowerScale.
  • Support critical customer engagement and answer customer’s questions/concerns about security.
  • Work with Product Manager, Dell Federal team and various vendors for security certifications.

Essential Requirements:
• 10+ years of extensive experience in software development

• 5+ years of working experience in the security domain

• Experience with multiple programming languages, databases, operating systems, tools and hardware platforms

• Experience in design, development and operating in large scale environments

• Experience working in collaborative coding environments (peer review, source control, continuous integration, etc.)

Desirable Requirements:

• Bachelor’s or master’s degree in computer science or related field

• Experience in with cryptography, particularly related to FIPS 140-2/3

• Experience with STIG, security certifications, and vulnerability response

• Experience working in distributed teams in multiple time zones

• Great communication and collaboration skills, an innate sense of curiosity, and an obsession with delivering products that bring end-users joy

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.

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