Intel Machine Learning Security Researcher in Hillsboro, Oregon

Job Description

You will join the Secure Intelligence Team, part of the Security Solutions Lab SSL in the Security and Privacy Research SPR group in Intel Labs. The mission of SPR is to drive industry-leading research on Trustworthy Execution, Anti-Malware, Identity & Authentication, Cryptography, and Privacy to deliver higher robustness and assurance on Intel platforms.

This role will focus on the research/design/development of hardware/software architectures and prototypes of leading edge security solutions leveraging the intersection of security, artificial intelligence, and machine learning. In this position, you will join a team of accomplished security and machine learning technologists to uniquely focus on the definition of next generation hardware and software security solutions for an exciting emerging area of computing. Intel is innovating across the AI stack, from specifically designed silicon to our Intel Nervana frameworks and tools. Join us in creating the future.

The ideal candidate should exhibit the following behavioral traits:

  • Communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Self-Motivated, show initiative, and drive closure of technical issues.

  • Present complex issues with clarity to drive decisions


You must possess the 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. Relevant experience can be obtained through school work, classes and project work, internships, military training, and/ or work experience.

Minimum Requirements:

  • The candidate must be pursuing a PhD degree in Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering or equivalent with focus on machine learning or security.

Minimum 6+ months of experience in the following:

  • Programming in C/C++, Python, Java, or other languages.

  • Research in at least one of the following areas: machine learning, security

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience/knowledge in the following:

  • State of the art machine learning approaches with application to one or more projects.

  • Computer architecture, trustworthy computing, cryptographic protocols, security validation methodologies, computer vision, and deep learning.

Inside this Business Group

Intel Labs is the company's world-class, industry leading research organization, responsible for driving Intel's technology pipeline and creating new opportunities. The mission of Intel Labs is to deliver breakthrough technologies to fuel Intel's growth. This includes identifying and exploring compelling new technologies and high risk opportunities ahead of business unit investment and demonstrating first-to-market technologies and innovative new usages for computing technology. Intel Labs engages the leading thinkers in academia and industry in addition to partnering closely with Intel business units.

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