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Dell Software Senior Principal Engineer in Austin, Texas

System Architect (Cloud Products)

Seattle, Washington

Dell provides the technology that transforms the way we all work and live. But we are more than a technology company — we are a people company. We inspire, challenge and respect every one of our over 100,000 employees. We also provide them with unparalleled growth and development opportunities. We can’t wait for you to discover this for yourself as a System Architect (Cloud Products) on Dell Technology Services (DTS) Technology's global Office of Architecture team, based out of Round Rock. Office of Architecture team translates our Product Management Roadmaps into total enterprise-wide solutions. We’re focused on analyzing the Product Roadmap business goals, objectives, needs and general business environment to create business outcome driven system solutions. Our expertise includes integrating hardware, processes, methodologies and software into world-class solutions that Dell's customers use every day.

This role will be working closely with Dell Technologies Cloud team to integrate Services Technology product portfolio within the Management and Data plane for the new Cloud Platform. This role will drive the overall system architecture of the integrated solution, and advocate for operational process and technology solutions to improve services efficiency, increase revenues, and maximize employee and customer satisfaction / Net Promoter Score.

Key Responsibilities

  • Partner with Cloud Platform Product Management & Architecture organization on translating business strategy to necessary technical deliverables

  • Drives the creation of clear System Architecture and Technical Requirements for integration program to support Dell strategic objectives with Stakeholder and Delivery phase reviews

  • Communicate conceptual ideas, and design rationale, and influencing executive level teams through presentations and compelling data

  • Represents Engineering in prioritization and sequencing of capabilities to expedite incremental value and solve near-term business needs while progressing towards future state

  • Connecting business processes between functions to clarify business and technical capability needs and investigate dependencies

Essential Requirements

  • Typically requires 15+ years of related experience in a professional role with a Bachelor’s degree; or 12+ years with a Master’s degree; or 8+ years with a PhD; or equivalent experience.

  • 10+ years of proven experience architecting large scale and complex enterprise solutions.

  • 5+ years of proven experience in architecting enterprise solutions on public PaaS (Azure, AWS or GCP)

  • Excellent written communication, verbal communication, and facilitation skills.

  • Leadership skills to drive initiatives/changes and ensuring business goals are met.

Desirable Requirements

  • Prior architecture & implementation experience with Big Data stack (Apache Hadoop, Data Bricks, Spark, Graph/Object/NoSQL Databases, Kafka/Storm, etc.) as well as12-Factor App/Micro Services design and development.

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