EMC SDE – ASD – Hyper-converged Infrastructure in Hopkinton, Massachusetts

Job Description:

Software Engineer – Advanced Software Division

Work with a team that is providing a turnkey private cloud-in-a-box that provides an open source platform for cloud native/platform 3 applications. It delivers web-scale, self-scaling, self-resilient

application infrastructure for a secure, elastic private cloud.

Responsible for the design, development, and implementation of methods to test and troubleshoot newly developed or redesigned products. Assignments include planning tests, system configuration, conducting tests, reviewing product documentation, and documenting results of tests. Perform development and execution of software/hardware quality methods and processes. Perform installations and run quality assurance tests, identify, reproduce, and report defects. Develop acceleration and analytical methods and processes to enhance and ensure the reliability and quality of new and existing products. Analyze failure reports and make recommendations to improve existing quality assurance process.

EMC Values:

When you choose our company, you join a diverse world of innovative thought leaders. At our core is a commitment to workplace diversity, the sustainability of our planet, and community corporate involvement. 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.

We are 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. We encourage applicants of all ages.

Critical Hiring Criteria:

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

Work in an Agile (Scrum) engineering development environment.

Execute good judgment to ensure the use of correct test procedures, able to design ad-hoc tests.

Develop, test, & implement quality assurance plans & evaluate quality standards, with minimal general direction.

Analyze test results, pro-actively seeks solutions, recommend corrective action.

Key Skills

Detail oriented

General knowledge and application of engineering concepts

Communication skills

Problem solving skills

Working knowledge of Linux

Shell scripting, REST APIs, Java, Python, test automation

VMware virtualization technology

Desired Skills

Experience with deploying OpenStack/DevStack

Experience with deploying Pivotal Cloud Foundry or similar PaaS platforms

Experience with VMware Photon

Functional Area(s):

Engineering - Software


EMC Corporate

Business Unit:



US - Massachusetts - Hopkinton