Intel Network Software Application Intern in Austin, Texas

Job Description

The Connectivity Group Platform Application Engineering (CGPAE) team is looking for a Network Software Application Intern to support and test Intel's wired Ethernet products. This position would work closely with application engineers to research, implement, tune, debug, and document real-world data center server workloads on cutting-edge wired Ethernet products. Tasks would be primarily focused on performance testing of advanced technologies such as RDMA, Network Attached Storage, High Performance Computing (HPC) and virtualized data center environments. Passion for problem solving and proven time management skills are critical to success.

Responsibilities may be quite diverse of a software technical nature. Experience and education requirements will vary significantly depending on the unique needs of the job. Job assignments are usually for the summer or for short periods during breaks from school.


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.

This U.S. position is open to U.S. Workers Only. A U.S. Worker is someone who is either a U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, U.S. Lawful Permanent Resident, or a person granted Refugee or Asylum status by the U.S. Government. Intel will not sponsor a foreign national for this position.

Minimum requirements:

Currently enrolled in relevant Electrical Engineering / Computer Engineering / Computer Science BS Program.

  • Theoretical knowledge of Ethernet/TCP networking architecture, protocols, topologies, and networking products.

  • Working knowledge of Linux (RHEL, Ubuntu, Centos, etc) and/or VMware operating system administration.

  • Experience in at least one scripting language, for example: Python/Perl/Bash/Powershell

You should also have verbal and written communication skills.

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.

Posting Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance....