Intel NVM Component Architect in Folsom, California

Job Description

In this position the candidate will work with the NVM component architecture team with NSG.

Main responsibilities include:

  • Will be responsible to contribute to the definition and development of NVM component specifications with the understanding of the memory technology attributes and Intel platform requirements.

  • Will build and deliver a memory component model to enable various emulation and simulation teams across Intel.

  • Will be required to work with cross-functional and cross-divisional teams to translate technology attributes, component design attributes and system requirements to component specifications and modeling.

  • Also will be required to participate in exploring and enabling architectural path-finding solutions through building models ranging from an early stage behavioral model to a detailed model that comprehends interface protocols, functionality, implementation and architecture of the memory component.

  • Also will be required to comprehend memory controller and system protocols to develop a comprehensive component model.

  • As an architect, will be required to also closely work with product development teams to ensure successful implementation of the product and also provide technical support to the teams through the entire PLC.


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 is an entry level position and will be compensated accordingly.

Minimum Requirements:

  • The candidate must possess a BS or MS Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science

  • At a Bachelor's level, this 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 6 months of experience in the following :

  • Verilog and Very High Level Design Language VHDL.

  • C/C++ programming, System C, Perl, Python.

  • Build emulation models from Register Transfer Level RTL

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in building transactor for memory interface on emulation platforms.

  • Experience in performance and power modelling.

  • Experience in building models using CoFluent Studio.

  • Experience with memory interface standards/protocols like JEDEC-DDR2/3/4, LPDDR2/3/4.

  • Familiarity with Intel platform CPU/Chipset/SSD architecture and/or micro-architecture would be an added advantage.

Inside this Business Group

Non-Volatile Solutions Memory Group: The Non-Volatile Memory Solutions Group is a worldwide organization that delivers NAND flash memory products for use in Solid State Drives (SSDs), portable memory storage devices, digital camera memory cards, and other devices. The group is responsible for NVM technology design and development, complete Solid State Drive (SSD) system hardware and firmware development, as well as wafer and SSD manufacturing.

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....