Intel Memory Test Development Engineer in Folsom, California

Job Description

Come and join us! Intel is seeking highly qualified candidates to join our Data Center Group (DCG) team as a Memory Test Development Engineer!

Do you want to be part of an exciting team that works on the cutting edge of advanced memory technologies? Then look no further! Memory and IO MIO is an organization within DCG responsible for enabling the memory industry for Intel platform leadership and growth. In this position, you will be part of the Memory Validation team developing memory testing on the Advantest HSM series of memory testers. As an MIO Memory Test engineer you will help develop the next-generation of memory test software and hardware and get to test the latest and greatest memory for Intel's platforms. As a member of this exciting team, you will work with Intel design, architecture, and other validation teams as well as with technology experts in the memory industry to develop your code. Once developed, you will use your creation to characterize new memory technologies to ensure they meet Intel's product requirements. These main memory technologies such as DDR and LPDDR are used across Intel's products in the Data Center, Client, IoT, and autonomous driving.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Create validation test plans based on DDR and LPDDR memory design specifics.

  • Review test plan with stakeholders and identify/resolve any gaps.

  • Create memory test software on the Advantest HSM6800/8G/16G testers.

  • Review test plans with stakeholders and address any gaps.

  • Work with memory suppliers and architecture teams to ensure memory is fully tested and on schedule.

  • Debug any failures and work with the debug team to root cause.

  • May require work with JEDEC standards teams to incorporate spec changes.

In this position you will gain invaluable experience which will allow growth and expanded opportunities within this business group as well as future possible opportunities with other business groups within Intel.

The Data Center Group (DCG) drives new products technologies from high-end co-processors for supercomputers to low-energy systems for enterprise and the cloud, as well as solutions for big data and intelligent devices. The group is a worldwide organization that develops the products and technologies that power nine of every 10 servers sold worldwide.


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.

Minimum Required Qualifications:

Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent with 3 plus years of industry experience or a Master's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent with 2 plus years of industry experience, or a PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent with industry experience.

  • 3 plus years of experience and proven ability in C/C+ programming and Java.

  • 2 plus years of experience and working knowledge of Python.

  • 2 plus years of experience with memory testers or Advantest HSM6800 tester.

  • 2 plus years of experience and understanding of Intel Architecture-based platforms, both HW and SW.

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • Background in Electronics Engineering and demonstration of projects preferred.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving ability a plus.

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.

Other Locations

US, California, Santa Clara

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