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Firmware Principal Engineer

Primary Location: Taiwan

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State-of-the-art products demand state-of-the-art firmware, and that’s the role of our Firmware Engineering team. We lead and deliver the analysis, design, programming, debugging, troubleshooting or modification of software for firmware applications. Our team oversees programming activities involving analog and digital hardware as well as software operating systems. We also influence product development at all stages. In short, we use the latest technology to modify existing solutions, in addition to developing innovative new software and firmware solutions.

Join us as a Firmware Principal Engineer on our Firmware Engineering team in Taipei to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact.

What you’ll achieve

As a Firmware engineer,  you’ll  work with an experienced team of engineers to develop BIOS and/or firmware/ software for next generation tablet, notebook, workstation, thin-client and desktop products to drive industry IP / feature development.  You’ll apply skills and experience across the full cycle of software development (specifications, reviews, development and review, debug and validation) to enable features and capabilities of platforms in areas like thermal, power management, security, manageability, manufacturability and configurability.   Our team is part of the End User Computing organization and it is a critical area of investment for differentiation of our products.  We deliver solutions and features for platforms across the business client space as well as some select consumer space products. Join Dell and you’ll work in a dynamic environment with other motivated, talented team members who inspire greatness in their teammates. We are looking for world class developers that can nurture our teams forward quickly while maintaining a high level of engineering rigor and discipline. 

You will:

  • Working with Industry forums for spec development like UEFI, DMTF, PCI Sig, ACPI, etc…

  • Take ideas from concept phase to delivery. This includes creating design docs, scoping design and requirements,  detailed spec creation, Proof of Concept design and implementation/productizing

  • Distill complex concepts into material marketing and non-technical teams can understand

  • Collaborate cross teams and organizations to drive most suitable ideas and gain alignment

  • Responsible for overall UEFI/Firmware platform design throughout the platform lifecycle  

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 experience in BIOS / firmware Software development and expertise with modern PC system architectures

  • Low level programming capability (system/motherboard/device/chipset level) and familiarity with higher level programming (apps / tools)

  • Proven track record is product development/design with strong Program Management skillset is a must

  • Experience with analyzers and other Hardware tools to debug complex system Software issues

  • Agile software development experience

Desirable Requirements

  • Technical problem solving skills / debug capabilities and UEFI Programming expertise is strongly desired

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: 31 March, 2021

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 Employment Opportunity Policy here.

Job ID: R080320

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