Intel Sr Software Application Engineer in Folsom, California

Job Description

Analyzes, designs, programs, debugs, and modifies software enhancements and/or new products. May work directly with companies that develop applications software, focuses on enabling and optimization of 3rd party software applications. Code may be used in a wide variety of commercial or end user applications. Using current programming language and technologies, writes code, completes programming, and performs testing and debugging of applications. Usually holds an academic degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Computational Science.



  • BS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineer, or related technical fields and 8 years relevant experience.

  • MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineer, or related technical fields and 4 years relevant experience.

  • Phd inComputer Science, Electrical Engineer, or related technical fields and 2 years relevant experience.

  • Senior Software Application Engineer with deep experience developing GPGPU consumer media applications, including Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, image and video filters, and

  • Experience with optimization of GPGPU media components based on disciplined, data-driven approaches using profiling methodologies to identify and prioritize opportunities for performance and power improvements.

  • Experience partitioning media application components across CPU and GPU compute resources based on data-driven analyses to meet power and performance criteria

Soft Skills

  • Demonstrated communication skills and team work oriented.


  • Knowledge and experience with competitive GPGPU programming for optimized performance and power is highly desirable.

  • Insights into platform-level interactions impacting same, are highly desirable.

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.

Other Locations

US, California, Santa Clara;US, Oregon, Hillsboro

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....