Lead / manage a team of system BIOS firmware developers and system engineers to deliver best in class features on Dell commercial and consumer client products.
Responsible for system BIOS executions for multiple line of Dell PC client products. Work with cross functional teams to ensure platform delivery.
Track and drive implementation to meet product schedules and commitments. Lead the team to provide innovative solutions to complex problems, and communicates progress toward project / program goals
Proactive engagements with vendors / partners and cross functional teams on next generation solutions. Drive Firmware based innovations
Effectively communicate with executives on the topics of SW / FW features, produce high-quality written and verbal reports, presentations, recommendations.
Lead the implementation of SW development life cycles across client product groups.
Provide oversight of resources, budgets, projects, and programs
Drive and support the implementation of the strategy with the team
Manage the hiring, staffing and maintaining of a diverse and effective workforce
Responsible for career development / planning, performance and pay discussions of team members.
Manage the relationship outside of software organization, work with cross functional groups quality, marketing, sales, platform HW teams.
Bachelor's / MS degree in computer / electrical engineering, computer science, or related discipline.
Minimum of 3 years of experience leading engineering development teams.
Minimum of 10 years of hands on experience on Firmware and / or UEFI BIOS development.
Technical problem solving skills / debug capabilities
Low level programming capability - system / motherboard / device / chipset level
Familiarity with higher level programming (apps / tools)
Agile software development experience; CI / CD / Test automation experience
Past leadership experience in managing SW / FW development or system engineering team of 10+ members.
Ability to work with internal and external partners effectively. Ability to drive issues to closure. Ability to make / influence key decisions at times in crisis situations
Strong understanding of PC architecture / BIOS
Strong understanding of Microsoft Windows and security features