Intel Graphics Software Engineer in Folsom, California

Job Description

Are you passionate about computer graphics and disrupting the industry with your innovation? Working with leading Engineers on Intel's latest GPU/CPU architecture? Do you love collaborating with a diverse teams to help achieve Best–In-Class visual experiences that enable users to immerse themselves in a new visual future? Then our Visual and Parallel Computing Group (VPG) has opportunities for you. In VPG we deliver Intel's 3D graphics, media, display GPU, and Parallel Computing Technology. The Software Engineer team is within VPG and we are responsible for developing the 3D Graphics Driver for Intel GPUs. We are looking for a Graphic Software Engineering to join our team and who is ready to make significant impact in the graphics and visual computing.

You will help us with the following responsibilities:

  • For developing multiple aspects of graphics software, display driver development and simulation environment development.

  • You will implement features for the user-mode portion of the driver enabling current/new Intel Graphics hardware is compliant with Microsoft Windows Operating Systems and DirectX Direct3D Graphics API.

  • You will also debug problems between the hardware, driver, OS, and games to ensure maximum performance and reliability.

  • You will apply advanced principles, theories, and concepts, to innovate and solve problems, and communicate ideas and information to all stakeholders.

Behavioral traits that we are looking for:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and clarity in technical communications

  • Desire and ability to quickly learn and deliver

  • Strong problem-solving skills

What we offer you:

  • We give you opportunities to transform technology and build a better future, by delivering products that touch the lives of every person on earth.

  • As the 7th largest global company in innovation and new technology, we champion a collaborative, supportive and boredom-free environment, where the brightest minds in the world come together to achieve extraordinary results.

  • We offer a competitive salary and financial benefits such as bonuses, opportunities to buy Intel stock at a discounted rate, or Intel stock awards (eligibility at the discretion of Intel Corp.).

  • We provide unique benefits that cater to your needs: flexible work hours, private medical plan, travel medical care, life and disability insurance.

  • We encourage working hard, but also playing hard! Intel employees are eligible for creative perks such as special recreation activities, discounts on various products and services, and much more.


Minimum Skills and Experience that will get you notice:

You should have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related fields with 4 + years of experience. A Master's degree with 2 + years of experience is preferred.

Experience should be in the following areas:

  • C/C++ development

  • Operating Systems Concepts

  • 3D Graphics development experience using Direct 3D 10+ or OpenGL- 3D Shader

Preferred skills and experience that will make you stand out:

  • Development experience Either assembly or HLSL

  • Experience building drivers for Windows Operating Systems

  • Experience developing applications on Intel Architecture IA

  • Experience with debugging software problems using Microsoft development tools Visual Studio, WinDBG, etc.

  • Analysis of source code for performance optimizations, either by code inspection or by external tools i.e., VTune

  • Experience reading and debugging assembly language- Experience with Compilers/JIT code generation and high-level optimizations

Are passionate about this opportunity and ready to help us create the next generation of technologies that will transform the future for decades to come? Then we encourage you to apply and be part of our team.

Inside this Business Group

The Core and Visual Computing Group (CVCG) is responsible for the architecture, design and development of the CPU core and visual technology IPs that are central to Intel's system-on-a-chip (SoC) products and key to our datacenter, client and Internet-of-Things (IOT) platforms. CVCG strives to lead the industry through continuous innovation and world class engineering.

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