Dell Software Engineer, Dell Pivotal Transformation Team (Austin, TX) Digital-IT in Austin, Texas

Why Work at Dell?

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What you will love about this job:

If you love to travel and work with people, thrive on the creative process and enjoy problem solving and building innovative solutions, then Dell’s Digital organization is the environment for you. You will get to be part of a team of passionate technologists building and delivering modern, global, cloud-based capabilities in a faster and more efficient agile way, transforming the way we do business by applying Pivotal’s software development methodology.

As a Software Engineer Enablement Practitioner for our Pivotal Transformation, you will travel to Dell’s global sites and act as a subject matter expert (SME) while doing hands on development work and allowing others to pair with you so they learn (this is the enablement process). When not enabling new team members, this role could call for you to deliver learning workshops and bootcamps about Pivotal’s methodologies and deliver other stakeholder meetings to drive this knowledge across our organization. You will feel like you are working in a start-up with the stability and knowledge of one of the best technology companies in the world.

In the Digital Transformation Program you’ll work closely with other developers, product designers, product managers, architects, and business stakeholders to achieve the design objectives for each concept. This transformation program has three primary goals:

  • Establish a modern, global, cloud-based, software development company -- You are a key player in creating a new culture that changes people, technologies and processes aligned with Pivotal practices

  • Enable new capabilities and experiences that include, but are not limited to, personalized mobile & web purchasing, AR driven sales and support, voice-enabled purchase assistance, and support for Internet of Things (IoT)

  • Empower and enable new team members to use the Pivotal Methodologies to develop these new capabilities

We need your deep knowledge and experience in software development methodologies such as test driven development, pair programming and agile; along with your experience in Enterprise level software development and proven abilities to innovate, be creative and work well in a collaborative work environment.

Responsibilities :

Perform these responsibilities at Dell sites globally while you pair with another team member so they learn:

  • Develop high availability and highly scalable applications which will be used by both internal and external customers

  • Work with clients and Business Analysts to determine software requirements and system impacts

  • Generate technical documentation as well as unit and functional tests

  • Analyze business requirements, processes, data, and system integration points to determine/recommend appropriate technology solutions

  • Work closely with the global development team, senior Solution Architects, and executives within the Online Product Engineering group to plan ongoing feature development, product maintenance, and management of development teams

-Mentor more junior team members

-Influence decisions, lead discussions and present information to business leaders and stakeholders


8+ years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree preferably in Computer Science/Engineering (or 6+ years with a Master’s degree, or 3+ years with a PhD, OR may consider equivalent additional relevant experience).

Experience to include:

  • Demonstrated experience and strong commitment to writing and maintaining high quality code ( Java, .net, etc )

  • Understanding of Spring Framework fundamentals

  • Solid understanding of Microsoft Stack

  • Strong communication skills and ability to work well in a highly collaborative team environment (pair programming)

  • Approximately 50% travel as part of a subject matter expert team, some international travel


-Experience with cloud native architectures and infrastructure

-Experience contributing to open source projects

- Experience with Pivotal Methodology

Dell offers:

-A dynamic, global work environment

-A team with a high level of energy, integrity and motivation to win

-A commitment to integrity, diversity, inclusion and giving back to our communities and environment

-Opportunity to work with a strong brand at one of the world's largest IT solutions providers

-Competitive compensation and benefits plans including annual bonus, 401K match and generous time away

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.