Intel Firmware Design Engineer in Folsom, California

Job Description

Be part of a select team that develops Microcode FW for future Intel Core generations. Work in a complex and dynamic environment, implement challenging algorithms based on Intel Architecture while meeting highest quality standards Performance, power. If you want to be part of a team that helps shape the future of computing, your place is with us.Responsibilities include the design, development and integration of microcode firmware changes, specification development, reviews, as well as working closely with hardware/design engineers to debug and troubleshoot the issues observed throughout product life-cycles. Exposure to security algorithms, Intel x86 architecture, memory controllers and its interfaces, workflows, timing is added advantage. Should be comfortable with configuration management tools such as GIT/Perforce etc.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • M.Sc. or B.Sc in Electrical Engineering / Computer Engineering / Computer science

  • 2+ years of firmware design experience

  • Good understanding of CPU architecture

  • Good programming skills C/C++/Perl/Python

Preferred Qualifications:

  • In depth knowledge of Intel Architecture X86

  • Experience with low level programming assembly

  • Previous experience with embedded

Inside this Business Group

The Platform Engineering Group (PEG) is responsible for the design, development, and production of system-on-a-chip (SoC) products that go into Intel’s next generation client and mobile platforms. PEG strives to lead the industry moving forward through product innovation and world class engineering.

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