Dell Platform Software Principal Engineer in Round Rock, Texas

  • Platform Software Sr. Engineer *

Join Dell and you’ll work in a dynamic environment with other motivated, talented individuals who inspire greatness in their teammates. Our unique position as a technology leader ensures that you’ll always be challenged in your work and supported in reaching your most ambitious goals.

Assist in setting the technical direction for one or more firmware subsystems and ensure their implementation into Dell's PowerEdge Server enterprise product line as a member of embedded software team responsible for embedded server firmware

  • This includes feature definition, development process execution, integration testing, fault isolation, manufacturing release and resolution of design and coding issues found in the field
  • Participate in the preparation, review, and analysis of software requirements and specifications
  • Develop, test, and integrate code for new software projects. Communicate project issues and status
  • Use defined software lifecycle methodologies. Review and implement test strategies for software products

  • 10 years experience with embedded C programming on a variety of processors, including software testing and debugging

  • Experience with embedded Linux and open source libraries or other embedded operating system.
  • Experience with low-level firmware or device drivers
  • Prefer experience with one or more of the following industry standards or specifications: I2C, IPMI, KCS, SM-CLP, WS-MAN
  • Ability to work in a global multisite development environment


  • Experience with Agile development methodologies and device drivers

  • BS in Computer Science or EE

    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. Dell’s 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.

Job: *Firmware Engineering

Organization: *Infrastructure Solutions Group

Title: Platform Software Principal Engineer

Location: TX-Round Rock

Requisition ID: 17000L9V