Dell Software Engineer Live Optics in Cork, Ireland

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Job Title: Software Engineer

Competitive salary

Location: Cork

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 Engineer on our Live Optics team in Cork.

Dell EMC Live Optics ™ is the next generation of IT workload profiling created to allow a modern method of collecting, visualizing, and sharing performance and design characteristics for IT environments. Currently Live Optics is utilized in 170 countries by IT Professionals as well as employees and partners of the entire Dell Technologies family of companies. Our software is ground zero for creating a digital experience between vendors and their customers in the marketplace. Live Optics is a blend of big data, social media, and hard core analytics. Live Optics is also one of the world’s largest databases of datacenter workload performance needs.

The Dell EMC Live Optics team is experiencing growth and is rapidly expanding in Cork. Each member of Live Optics is encouraged to express their creativity for problem solving and contribute to both technique and features of the product. A true opportunity for your ideas to come alive and be globally utilized is at your fingertips. Do you have a passion to work with cutting edge cloud technologies? Do you have a desire to influence evolving cloud initiatives? The Live Optics team is looking for an exceptional, highly motivated and ambitious team player to build and deliver a best of breed software stack to our customers.

Key Responsibilities

As a Software Engineer, you will design and implement key Live Optics features, often spanning multiple components within the backend infrastructure. Core responsibilities include:

  • Participating in the development and delivery of the Live Optics Software Stack, using a variety of tools and frameworks

  • Coding software solutions to a high level of testability, modularity and maintainability

  • Code Reviews, Unit testing, documenting and implementing software best practices

  • Working independently and as part of a software development team in Cork and the US

  • Participating in scheduling of software deliverables

Essential Requirements

  • Undergraduate degree in Computer Science or a related field

  • Background in C#, .NET, Windows Server development

  • Experience in Client-server API development

  • Relational Database development experience

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Desirable Requirements

  • Domain experience in the following: Storage Arrays, Backup and Data Protection Software Products, Database products, Hypervisor virtualization

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Azure stack

  • Experience in other languages such as Java/Go/C++/Javascript

  • Linux (or other Unix) development experience


Our people are the most critical component of our long-term success and their health and wellbeing are our priority. You will enjoy a comprehensive, locally competitive benefits package

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