Intel Software Quality Engineer in Hillsboro, Oregon

Job Description

Intel Software Quality is looking for a Software Quality Engineer to support software development teams to manage/improve the quality of their software offerings associated with various operating systems and helping to create product quality deliverables. In this position, you will be responsible for working with teams throughout product development life cycle to ensure that effective software quality engineering practices are understood and applied resulting in projects that achieve their plan of record and programs that meet software quality requirements and goals. You will be ensuring that software quality requirements and goals are established and met ensuring that projects and products comply with applicable standards, requirements, and objectives and driving continuous improvements in software quality. To accomplish this, you will be applying software quality engineering practices and principles during all phases of product development evaluating software development life cycle work-products, processes, and methodology against standards and requirements using problem solving methods to identify corrective actions and recommend process improvements.

You will be responsible for developing/tracking Software Quality Plans and driving Software Process Improvement Initiatives, Software Legal Compliance and Security Development Lifecycle. Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

-Tracking and reporting on project's progress against the quality targets

  • Leading/driving Software Process Improvement initiatives

  • Performing metric collections and analysis.

  • You will be required to establish and manage relationships with senior program stakeholders and represent the quality vector.

The ideal candidate should exhibit the following behavioral traits:

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong skills in solving problems and using data to drive decisions

  • Effective influencing skills and organizational skills

  • Ability to work in an ambiguous and frequently changing environment

  • Ability to work with geographically distributed stakeholders knowledge of software quality engineering methods


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. Relevant experience can be obtained through school work, classes and project work, internships, military training, and/or work experience. This is an entry level position and will be compensated accordingly.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • You must possess a Master degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Operations Management, or a related discipline.

  • Minimum 9 months of experience with:

  • Improving the quality of software

  • Data analysis and metrics creation techniques

  • Software development life cycle

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Programming/scripting languages.

  • Software quality engineering methods

  • Strong Technical evaluation, usability evaluation & functional understanding of Intel Platforms

Inside this Business Group

As the world's largest chip manufacturer, Intel strives to make every facet of semiconductor manufacturing state-of-the-art -- from semiconductor process development and manufacturing, through yield improvement to packaging, final test and optimization, and world class Supply Chain and facilities support. Employees in the Technology and Manufacturing Group are part of a worldwide network of design, development, manufacturing, and assembly/test facilities, all focused on utilizing the power of Moore’s Law to bring smart, connected devices to every person on Earth

Other Locations

US, California, Santa Clara

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