Software Principal Engineer- CS17 (17000PTH)

  • Company: Dell
  • Location: Plano, Texas
  • Posted: October 19, 2017
  • Reference ID: R05619
Why Work at Dell?
Endless challenges and rewards. Opportunities on six continents. A team of colleagues fueled by collaboration. All this, and a company deeply committed to integrity and responsibility.

Software Principal Engineer

Dell Data Security (DDS)product portfolio is an industry-leading solution of data protection and user authentication applications that enables users to control, manage, and secure data from endpoints, servers, and the cloud. We have experienced a tremendous amount of growth, have great projects on our roadmap and are looking for engineers to join our team. This specific position will be on the data security development team where we're looking for a talented senior engineer for our web product solutions.

Role Responsibilities

-Design, develop and maintain high volume, highly scalable web server solutions for Dell Data Guardian data security products
-Works on development infrastructure, tools, servers and test environments supporting the product
-Take an active role in designing the server-side front-end and back-end architecture
-Define the overall solution architecture, provide technical guidance, evaluate SaaS/Cloud requirements and work closely with senior manager and team lead for project planning and execution in agile environment
-Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features.
-Fill the role of technical expert within the organization. Remain relevant with knowledge of industry and technology



-8+ years of DevOps experience and/or Web server software solution development experience
-5+ years of Java development experience and modern Java web frameworks
-Strong background designing, deploying Linux based web server solutions (Apache HTTPD, Apache ActiveMQ, Apache Tomcat, Jetty), databases like MySQL, PostgreSQL
-Experience with Enterprise Software Development and a strong understanding of multi-tier, VM based deployments is a required
-Scripting experience, preferably with Bash, Python
-Experience working in agile development methodology
-Must have strong communication skills and be project oriented with ability to work with minimal day-to-day direction
-Must be highly motivated and willing to work in a team environment
-BS or MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related discipline


-SaaS or cloud deployment and sustaining experience
-Experience working with reverse proxy, load balancers, firewall and other related technologies.
-Experience with data encryption and client-server security
-Experience with Apache Maven and continuous integration tools
-Experience with Amazon AWS/EC2 Deployments and Maintenance
-Familiar with Agile Software Development Methodologies (SCRUM).
-Familiar with Performance analysis tools.
-Experience working with Git, Jira and other related tools.

Learn more about us at:

Company Description
With more than 100,000 team members globally, we promote an environment that is rooted in the entrepreneurial spirit in which the company was founded. Dells team members are committed to serving our communities, regularly volunteering for over 1,500 non-profit organizations. The company has also received many accolades from employer of choice to energy conservation. Our team members follow an open approach to technology innovation and believe that technology is essential for human success.

Why work with us?
Life at Dell means collaborating with dedicated professionals with a passion for technology.
When we see something that could be improved, we get to work inventing the solution.
Our people demonstrate our winning culture through positive and meaningful relationships.
We invest in our people and offer a series of programs that enables them to pursue a career that fulfills their potential.
Our team members health and wellness is our priority as well as rewarding them for their hard work.

Dell is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics, or citizenship status (when otherwise legally authorized to work) and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell encourages applicants of all ages.


Job Family: Engineering Development
Job ID: R05619

Share this Job