Software Quality Senior Engineer - Santa Clara, CA

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Software Quality Senior Engineer (Systems Management)

Location:  Santa Clara, CA, USA


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 Software Quality Senior Engineer on our Systems Management team in Santa Clara.

Our Software Quality Engineering team ensures that our next-generation software is of the highest quality. We conduct a wide range of quality control tests and analyses to ensure that our software meets or exceeds end-user requirements. We debug software products, oversee the development of test plans, ensure system tests are documented, analyze the results, write automated test scripts using the existing automation framework, help in enhacing test automation framework, provide feedback to developers and make sure that all problems are resolved and all platforms are covered. We also select testing specifications for new products and ensure testing procedures comply with industry-specific standards.

The Systems Management team is responsible for all configuration management and monitoring functions of Data Domain (Dell-EMC) systems. This includes building and maintaining manageability infrastructure such as; System Management service, REST API infrastructure, CLI infrastructure, Database infrastructure, Interface applications, Licensing infrastructure for Data Protections appliance, Daemons to run workflow operations asynchronously, design and development of management interfaces, and capabilities to plug-in to third party management frameworks. In addition to this, other responsibilities include running/maintaining standalone services in a scaleout environment, and integrating the services with other Data Protection component services,


Key Responsibilities

  • Work closely with cross functional teams for testing System Management solution on Data Domain (Dell-EMC) and Data Protection products
  • Familiar with Agile environment.
  • Help in expanding test coverage in different supported platforms
  • Driving discussions with cross-functional teams for ongoing process improvements
  • Planning and maintenance of lab infrastructure (physical, virtual) required to support manual and automation test efforts
  • Work with teams to come up with test plans, test cases and test execution for new and existing features
  • Work with product teams to automate test cases, in an Agile fashion, and run these test scripts for regression on different Data Protection appliances.
  • Work with support teams, scrum teams and product management teams


Essential Requirements

  • Education: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 3+ years of experience in software QA and feature test methodologies is desired
  • 2+ years of experience in QA test automation environments
  • Experience in Unix (Linux, Windows) environment
  • Coding experience with one or more scripting languages Perl, Python, Ruby, etc...
  • Experience with C/C++ on any flavor of UNIX is a plus
  • Understanding of block and/or file system storage concepts
  • Knowledge about virtualized technology (VMware, Hyper-V, KVM)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to code/debug more complex programs using either written or verbal design specifications
  • Able to achieve mastery of new tools and languages with training and on-the-job experience
  • Able to understand and follow software lifecycle methods Understands tradeoffs between hardware and software interactions
  • Should be a team player who likes to work in a high-energy atmosphere.



Benefits
We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities — all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.

If you can drive the continuous improvement of our software quality standards, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.

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. Learn more about Diversity and Inclusion at Dell here.


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Software Quality Senior Engineer - Santa Clara, CA
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