Intel Senior Thermal Engineer in Hillsboro, Oregon

Job Description

The Datacenter Engineer Group DEG is looking for a senior thermal engineer to work in a dynamic, fast-paced group that enables thermal optimized silicon through innovative air and liquid cooled solutions. With a strong technical background in thermal engineering, you will be responsible for developing and validating cooling solutions for the Cloud, Enterprise, and High-Performance Server business segments. You will be working on advanced cooling technologies required to meet the thermal challenges of server multi-chip CPU packages, chipsets and VR components. As a key contributor in the system development process, you will work closely with system thermal and mechanical architects, board engineers, component mechanical engineers and server power/thermal management teams. You will be responsible for establishing CPU thermal specification, developing reference thermal solutions and evaluate any design tradeoffs. As part of the product development, the thermal engineer will also be responsible for qualifying the cooling solution designs to the Intel's thermal requirements.


Minimum Qualifications: You should possess a Master's of Science in Mechanical Engineering. - 4+ years of experience working with heat transfer fundamentals as they apply to electronics cooling - 4+ years of experience working with thermal simulation software such as Flotherm* or Icepak* - 4+ years of experience with hands-on knowledge of thermal testing techniques Additional Preferred Qualifications: - Prior experience with component level thermal modeling and testing - A working knowledge of MATLAB, Labview and statistical methodologies such as Monte-Carlo* simulation - Familiarity with fundamental electrical engineering principles - Good interpersonal, communication, problem solving and analytical skills - Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment This position involves work on a U.S. Government contract which may impose certain security requirements. If you are a U.S. citizen, the government may require that you certify that you are a U.S. citizen. If you are not a U.S. citizen, the government may require you to pass a security check before you can be approved to work on the project.

Inside this Business Group

The Data Center Group (DCG) is at the heart of Intel’s transformation from a PC company to a company that runs the cloud and billions of smart, connected computing devices. The data center is the underpinning for every data-driven service, from artificial intelligence to 5G to high-performance computing, and DCG delivers the products and technologies—spanning software, processors, storage, I/O, and networking solutions—that fuel cloud, communications, enterprise, and government data centers around the world.

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