Intel 2017 Research Scientist in Hillsboro, Oregon

Job Description

Initiates the design, development, execution and implementation of scientific research projects to fuel Intel's growth in the areas of computing, communication, technology and manufacturing and new business opportunity. Investigates the feasibility of applying scientific principles and concepts to potential inventions and products typically 7+ years prior to landing on a product roadmap. Plans and executes laboratory research. Maintains substantial knowledge of state-of-the-art principles and theories, and contributes to scientific literature and conferences. May participate in development of intellectual property. May coordinate interdepartmental activities and research efforts. Typically holds a PhD.


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 relevant previous job/internship and/or school/research experiences.

Minimum Qualifications:

The candidate must have a MS degree or a PhD degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other science/engineering related field.

6 (+) months experience in systems programming and debug experience in Linux

6 (+) months C, C++ programming language proficiency, experience with x86 assembly

6 (+) months of software development, ability to craft and integrate/debug solutions within existing frameworks/code

  • A basic understanding of fundamental security concepts

Desired Qualifications:

  • Linux OS internals

  • Virtualization and VMM internals/development

  • Knowledge of x86 processor concepts like paging features, protected mode, etc.

  • Experience with cloud development environment

  • Use of crypto

Inside this Business Group

Intel Labs is the company's world-class, industry leading research organization, responsible for driving Intel's technology pipeline and creating new opportunities. The mission of Intel Labs is to deliver breakthrough technologies to fuel Intel's growth. This includes identifying and exploring compelling new technologies and high risk opportunities ahead of business unit investment and demonstrating first-to-market technologies and innovative new usages for computing technology. Intel Labs engages the leading thinkers in academia and industry in addition to partnering closely with Intel business units.

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