Intel 5G Protocol Stack Software Developer in Hillsboro, Oregon

Job Description

  • Working in embedded SW development environment with RTOS like Linux/VxWorks running on high performance IA processors

  • Design, develop, debug advanced L3/NAS protocol stack SW

  • Work with standards technology development and system engineering to translate 5G communication designs and algorithms into functional prototypes

  • Assess risks, identify issues and solutions to timely and efficiently achieve program goals and project objectives

  • Drive resolution of technical issues with cross-functional teams escalate issues in an appropriate and timely manner

  • Support IODT with critical ecosystem partners


Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related discipline, with background in wireless communications and embedded software engineering.

  • Also an ability to work in a structured, solution oriented and open minded working environment.

  • Strong business verbal and written communication skills, good understanding of software development methodologies with at least:5+ years in LTE, LTE-Advanced and Wireless Modem protocol stack

  • 8+ years of solid and proven software development skills and coding practices in embedded C/C++- Experience in MultithreadMulticore programming

  • Experience with Defining Software flows and timings- Good understanding of the L2, L3 and NAS protocol stack layers in 3GPP LTE covering LTE PS flows, features and procedures

  • Good debugging skills

  • Experience with software development and configuration management tools i.e. GIT

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong ability to work with ambiguity, flexible in approach, creative in problem solving

  • Proven ability to work across organizational, functional and cultural boundaries

  • Risk taking to explore new possibilities for improvement and innovation

Inside this Business Group

The Next Generation and Standards Group's mission is to lead standards, ecosystem, and prototyping development efforts across Intel for advanced wireless communications IP, starting with 5G and beyond. This group brings together a panorama of competencies including standards creation, ecosystem development, use case and business development in creating advanced prototypes and technologies that propel Intel's leadership. In addition, the group is rapidly expanding towards integration of communications and compute with new technologies and use cases including advanced end to end communication networks, autonomous driving, drones, artificial intelligence, while continuing its leadership in 5G. NGS holds all the advanced communications and compute technology assets to deliver an exciting, converged future at the center of the intelligent data explosion.

Other Locations

US, California, San Diego;US, California, Santa Clara

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