Dell Sr Solutions Architect-Dell.Com in ROUND ROCK, Texas

Dell Commerce Services (DCS) builds and operates a global Commerce Platform that powers, which receives over 1 billion page views per year, across 150 countries and is Googled more than 1 million times per day. Dell Commerce provides its customers a cohesive branded experience across both Consumer, and Commercial sales channels.

Dell Commerce Services (DCS) is looking to hire a Senior Principal Engineer to join their Core Architecture Team to help drive the technical direction of the Dell Online/Offline retail sales business. Our team is engaged to continually raise the bar through the use of best practices to develop world-class, large-scale, highly-available, distributed, event-based products and platforms. Reporting to the Distinguished Engineer of DCS, you will work across numerous dev teams and be involved in all aspects of development process – from high level designs through to developing, deploying, and troubleshooting solutions as you. You will feel as equally comfortable with a debugger, as you do with whiteboard and high concept design. You will instinctively have a view of what works, have experience at driving new techniques and technologies across large development teams, and will be a key technical evangelist across and beyond the DCS organization.


  • Provides strategic direction to the planning, design, and architecture of DCS infrastructure

  • Provide technical design, functional, technical and user documentation

  • Deep dive into existing codebases to understand designs, issues, and opportunities

  • Hands on collaborative development to drive high quality software and processes.

  • Lead design reviews across numerous teams

  • Demonstrate effective adoption of 3rd party technology

  • Drive the technology for cross-functional implementations

  • Present and MC presentations across the company

  • Inspire adoption of best practices across the organization

  • Mentor and inspire others


  • BS/MS in Computer Science or related degree + 15 years development experience.

  • A minimum of 15 years software development experience.

  • Proficiency in data modeling, data optimization for both relational and non-relational databases (Oracle, MySQL, SqlServer, Mongo, Cassandra, Couchbase, Hadoop, Redis …)

  • Design and development experience of highly-available, large-scale, service-oriented architecture

  • Ability and willingness to code in any programming language and on any operating system

  • Must have led several previous large scale software design and development

  • A good working knowledge of message-driven architecture best practices


  • Experience with SOAP, Rest, HTML, JavaScript, CSS, XML, JSON

  • 5+ years' experience with either C# or Java

  • Experience Mentoring others

  • Provable development experience on either of Mongo, Cassandra, Couchbase, SQLServer, Oracle, or similar

  • Experience developing large scale, HA systems, ideally with cloud based deployments.

  • eCommerce specific industry knowledge and experience in software engineering

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Organization: Information Technology

Title: Sr Solutions Architect-Dell.Com

Location: North America-US-TX-Round Rock

Requisition ID: 17000JOW