Intel Firmware Engineer in Folsom, California

Job Description

Intel technology provides amazing user experiences across many devices. As a Firmware Engineer in NSG (NonVolatile Memory Solutions Group) you will develop/test the firmware that controls Intel's cutting edge SSD's (Solid

State Drives). You will collaborate with hardware design engineers to define the product feature set and work within a

product development team to deliver firmware that meets or exceeds product requirements. This position gives you the

opportunity to be part of one of Intel's fastest growing teams and enables you to work on industry changing memory

technologies.

In this role your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Low level source code development, review and maintenance.

  • Unit and system level test and verification.

  • Define, develop and integrate firmware validation tests.

  • Support firmware validation efforts by test execution teams.

  • Review, track and document test results and sightings.

The ideal candidate should exhibit the following behavioral traits:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills for interfacing with architecture, validation, manufacturing, and other

disciplines.

  • Good analytical, integration, support, and debugging skills.

You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates. Experience listed below would be obtained through a combination of your school work/classes/research and/or relevant previous job and/or internship experiences.

Minimum Requirements:

  • The candidate must have a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or a related discipline.

  • At a Bachelor's level, the candidate must have unrestricted right to work in the US without requiring sponsorship.

Minimum 1 year of experience in:

  • Scripting languages such as Python.

  • C/C++ programming.

  • RTOS concepts.

  • Firmware development environments including compilers, debuggers, and emulators.

Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledge / Experience with:

  • ARM 32 bit processors.

  • NVMe interface technology.

  • Experience with hardware/software debugging using logic analyzers and protocol analyzers.

  • Experience with working with Hardware including PCB, ASIC, and FPGA.

  • Knowledge of Agile development methodologies.

Qualifications

Inside this Business Group

Non-Volatile Solutions Memory Group: The Non-Volatile Memory Solutions Group is a worldwide organization that delivers NAND flash memory products for use in Solid State Drives (SSDs), portable memory storage devices, digital camera memory cards, and other devices. The group is responsible for NVM technology design and development, complete Solid State Drive (SSD) system hardware and firmware development, as well as wafer and SSD manufacturing.

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