Intel Firmware Engineer in Hillsboro, Oregon
Intel is looking for a Firmware Engineer to join their Client Chrome Systems Group in Hillsboro, Oregon
Intel is in the midst of an exciting transformation, going beyond being a company that makes the world's best chips to one that also delivers wonderful experiences for people.With help from talented employees like you, we will tightly integrate hardware, software and services into compelling experiences in pursuit of our vision. This decade we will create and extend computing technology to connect and enrich the lives of every person on Earth.
About this position:
As a Firmware Engineer your work will directly impact Intel's success with Chrome devices. You will be involved in Coreboot BIOS, Embedded Controller Firmware development and various other Intel systems firmware development, debug and integration for Chrome OS. You will also be responsible for defining the interfaces for next generation Chromebooks. You will get to work in a small, agile, high impact engineering team responsible for making Intel Architecture win in the Chrome OS ecosystem. You will work with various partners to analyze problems and deliver product quality solutions in time for product releases. You will work closely with Intel silicon design teams and other partner engineering teams and be responsible for software and firmware related functions during the planning, development, and validation stages of the program. Additional responsibilities include: Develop platform BIOS, reference code and related documentation for Intel silicon products such as next generation chipsets and processors. Author portions of BIOS specifications, creating chipset reference code and develop supporting platform BIOS for Intel's CPUs and chipsets. Work closely with Intel silicon design teams and be responsible for all software and BIOS related issues during the planning, development, and validation stages of the program. The Firmware Engineer must have demonstrated background with being a strong team player, someone who is a strong communicator, contributor, and collaborator.
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 can be obtained through school work, classes and project work, internships, military training, and/or work experience.
Candidate must possess a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related discipline with 4 years of industry experience OR a Master of Science degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related discipline with 3 years of industry experience
3+ years of experience with one or more of the following:
UEFI based System BIOS development
CoreBoot BIOS Development
Embedded Controller development
3+ years of experience with one of the following:
- C/C++ and/or Assembly Language coding skills
Background in modern processor micro architecture and computer systems architecture
Knowledge of internal of Operating System OS would be an added advantage
GIT patch manipulation, and back-porting/forward-porting.
Writing open source code, submitting patches, reviewing patches, submitting bug reports, writing convincing arguments to get your patches or bugs accepted.
Python scripting experience
Experience working with a developer-run Agile/Scrum model
Inside this Business Group
The Intel Software and Services Group (SSG) connects Intel to the worldwide software community. SSG strives to bring competitive advantage to Intel platforms by helping independent software vendors, operating system developers, OEMs, channel members and systems integrators deliver exceptional customer value and achieve differentiation on Intel® processor technologies. SSG provides global leadership to the software community through its technical expertise, industry enabling activities, and developer products and programs.
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