Dell Solutions Engineer - Test Automation - Pivotal Validated Design in Dallas, United States

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Dallas, Austin, San Francisco


Founded in 2013, Pivotal Software, Inc., combines our leading cloud-native platform, tools, and methodology to empower the world’s largest organizations to adapt to change and build great software. Our technology unleashes developer productivity, while fulfilling our mission to transform how the world builds software.


Be a lead part of world class engineering team connected to both R&D and Field teams, focused on test, benchmark, performance and chaos measurement of in-house and strategic partner solutions at a holistic level .


• Technical Lead for architecture, design and development of solutions to establish a world-class testing cloud based on in-house and partner technical elements

• Lead test and validation initiatives aimed at integrating partner infrastructure and Pivotal software

• Interact with members of the Pivotal and Partner Engineering, Product Management, Product Marketing and Services

• Use experience planning and managing projects to a schedule to predictably hit milestones

• Collaborate broadly across Partner engineering teams to define, drive and coordinate necessary technology components that enable Solution

• Prepare and present technical readouts to cross functions and executives on a regular basis

• Overall technical ownership of the “how we are testing” thought space, what the approach is, what tools and technologies are best used (with a bias towards Pivotal in-house options), what the engine(s) do, how they scale and programmatically driving a test cloud at significant scale

Required Skills

• CI / CD technologies such as Jenkins or Concourse

• Orchestration technologies such as Chef, Puppet, vCO or BOSH

• Automation and scripting such as python

• Programming in Java, GoLang and or node a requirement, Spring a major plus

• Experience with Converged / Hyper-Converged infrastructure solution architecture. VCE/Dell EMC/ VMware a plus

• Experience and abilities across Compute, Storage and Networking technologies and the integration with enterprise and Open-source software technologies

• Ability to make risk calls, priority decisions, and work through others

• Designing DevOps solutions leveraging Docker/LXC containers and container orchestration platforms like Kubernetes

• Strong organization and communication skills

• Team player and self motivated for success

• Demonstrated history of leadership

• Passion for growing your skills, tackling interesting work and challenging problems

• Bachelors Computer Science or greater, 10+ years experience in the industry as a lead developer and project owner