Intel Validation Engineer in Folsom, California

Job Description

This position provides an exciting and challenging technical opportunity to drive validation activities related to PCI Express and SATA Solid State Drives and next generation memory products. SSDs are the future of storage and Intel is focused on expanding its presence in the datacenter. In this position you will be on the leading edge of SSDs and their connectedness with datacenter platforms.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • System/Platform and SSD level debug

  • Interface across the organization to drive improvements into test and debug capabilities.

  • Expose product deficiencies based on requirements of datacenter storage customers.


Required skills/experience (Must Have)

  • Bachelors or Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent

  • 3+ years experience in a validation or QA environment.

  • Strong programming and debug skills.

  • Experience developing and debugging code in Windows AND/OR Linux environments.

  • Be able to demonstrate success in communicating plans, status, issues, concerns.

Preferred skills/experience (Nice to have)

  • Working knowledge of storage as it relates to Intel platforms

  • Knowledge of storage protocols SATA and/or PCI Express is a plus.

  • Working knowledge of storage as it relates to Intel platforms is preferred.

  • Demonstrated abilities in technical leadership and self initiative in work related projects

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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