Intel Security Architect in Hillsboro, Oregon

Job Description

The architect will be responsible for providing technical leadership and delivering architectural solutions for security across various Intel platforms and technologies. This includes defining technical architecture and strategy with a clear understanding of a total solution and key security issues. An overall understanding of various platforms and general security concerns will be required for additional breadth and scope. This could include security solutions in various areas of the compute stack (HW Root / Primitives, Secure Boot, Secure Data, Secure Execution, or application layer links).

The ideal candidate will:

  • Drive the strategy, definition, architecture and customer engagement while also partnering with the execution teams during implementation to deliver the defined solution to the market.

  • Bridge gaps between low level details and enabling our external communication to be consumable by our customers and partners and industry press.

  • Support and deliver presentations, both internal and external to a variety of audiences.

  • Understand how to deliver the best security solution across technologies and platforms.

  • Evaluate various security solutions and make executive level decisions to reduce risk.

  • Possess a detailed understanding of a breadth of security solutions, overall security concerns, and solution architectures.

  • Possess a proven record of delivering results in a complex delivery environment.

  • Be interested in writing and/or be published author of technical white papers

  • Will develop proposals, documentation and presentations along with generating intellectual property and specifications, and technical material.


  • Excellent understanding of security issues, concerns and security solution principles.

  • Diverse understanding of security across hardware, software, services and firmware.

  • Relevant knowledge of security issues, principles and industry developments.

  • Customer-oriented and exceptional partner.

Relevant experience:

  • History of balancing security and business aspects in engineering

  • Diverse understanding of an array of platforms (client, server, mobile, and IoT) for architecture and security topics.

  • Proven experience in leading large and complex security solutions.

  • Hands on experience in hardware or software implementation.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Excellent influencing and partner skills. Team work and coordination across groups is critical for success.

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.

Other Locations

US, Arizona, Phoenix;US, California, Santa Clara

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....

Position of Trust

This role is a Position of Trust. Should you accept this position, you must consent to and pass an extended Background Investigation, which includes (subject to country law), extended education, SEC sanctions, and additional criminal and civil checks. For internals, this investigation may or may not be completed prior to starting the position. For additional questions, please contact your Recruiter....