Intel Security Research Scientist in Hillsboro, Oregon

Job Description

Come with Intel's New Technology Group (NTG).

This position is in the Emerging Security Lab ESL, which is part of Security & Privacy Research SPR in Intel Labs. The role will focus on the use advance hardware security features like Intel Software Guard Extensions to support trustworthy distributed computing.

Responsibilities may be quite diverse in a technical nature and will vary significantly depending on the unique needs of the role, U.S. experience and education requirements.

The responsibilities will include, but not limited to:

  • Propose solutions and build prototypes to demonstrate feasibility of technical solutions

  • Use cases include secure multiparty computation in the cloud and end-to-end secure IoT analytics.

The ideal candidate should exhibit the following behavioral traits:

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and problem solving skills.

  • Motivated, self-directed and able to work effectively both independently and in a team.

  • Good planning 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 Qualifications:

Must be have a Masters-Ph.D in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or other science/engineering related field.

Minimum of 1 year of experience in the following areas:

• Technical breadth in the areas of OS and systems

• Systems programming

• Distributed computing applications and protocols

Preferred Qualifications:

• System security

• Hardware based security technology such as SGX

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