Systems Concept Architect - Austin, Texas CS17 (17000SCI)
Austin, TexasJob ID R87863 Date posted Jan. 19, 2019
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 Senior Principal Engineering Technologist on our Product Development team in Austin, Texas.
-In this role you will develop long-term technology strategies based on the technical and business information they maintain.
-The strategy is developed with knowledge from the industry, marketing, development, manufacturing, procurement and customer input.
-Drives for internal and external alignment of the strategy. Develops long-term technical relationships with the vendor base for the core technology or solutions.
-The relationships should create a technical interface, driving those requirements into next generation vendor designs.
-Develops and maintains a thorough understanding of vendor roadmaps.
-Maintains a database of multi-year vendor/partner roadmaps with detailed feature trade-offs.
-Identifies and develops differentiation opportunities, provide technical information and make recommendations to marketing, procurement, engineering, customers, and business executives.
-Takes a leading role in strategic technical forums and meetings on a regular and consistent schedule.
-Assists development and systems engineering as required when working tactical/time-to-market development issues.
-Supports Customer briefings and presents technical data on Dell’s product and industry direction in a convincing and authoritative form.
-Responsible for generating intellectual property and supporting Dell’s legal team by providing technical support on intellectual property disputes.
-Participates as required in strategic initiatives for improvements in process, quality, and cost.
-When assigned to support a product line, responsible for collaborating with the marketing, engineering, and supply base to result in a product architecture that will meet the line of businesses requirements for product leadership
-Participates in internal and industry forums where appropriate
-Acts as a point of escalation for critical development issues
-Takes the lead in shaping future products
-Provides expertise on multiple technologies/products
-Generates IP including multiple invention disclosures per year
-Impact across multiple products
-Owner of multiple or highly complex technologies
Education and Experience
Typically requires 8-10+ years of related experience in a professional role with a Bachelor’s degree
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.
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