Intel Software Development Engineer in Hillsboro, Oregon

Job Description

The Data Platform team within the SSG Windows OS Division is searching for passionate and energetic Software Performance Engineers.As part of the Data Platform team you work across Intel Product Groups and closely with our key partner to deliver highly optimized database solutions spanning on premise to cloud.

You will be working on current and next generation IA platforms to optimize SW and HW stack to improve performance and enable new IA technologies for server products

You will work closely with Intel Architects and our external partners to help optimize and develop innovative solutions to solve challenges in a rapidly moving business and technology environment. This is an excellent opportunity to join a mature high performing team that has nearly two decades of experience delivering exceptional results.

Responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Engage with key external partner teams and Intel teams to understand the use case, new technologies and opportunities for Intel

  • Use performance methodologies to improve Intel’s hardware and optimize data platforms software to ensure best performance on IA

  • Be a team player, contribute to overall growth of team through knowledge sharing and finding opportunities for efficiencies in the team.

An ideal candidate would exhibit behavioral traits that indicate:

  • Good verbal, written and presentation skills to influence management and technical stakeholders across both Intel and with our external partners.


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 below would be obtained through relevant previous school, industry jobs and/or research experience.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelors with 4 years of experience or Masters in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field with 3 years of experience desired

  • Strong experience in Software Development, Software Optimization, and Debugging.

  • Experience in C, C++, data structures, power shell

  • Understanding of computer architecture

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with performance tools and methodologies.

  • Expertise in Server Operating Systems and concepts

  • Experience with performance tools like EMON, Xperf, Vtune.

  • Multi-threaded programming patterns and libraries knowledge.

  • Experience or knowledge of databases, database design concepts

  • Understanding of Server environments such as database, cloud, and enterprise applications performance

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, Washington, Multiple Cities

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....