Intel Power Integrity Graduate Intern in Phoenix, Arizona

Job Description

Are you passionate about working on state of the art computer technology to connect and enrich the lives of every person on Earth? Do you love collaborating with diverse teams to enable world-class power solutions for Intel and set the standard in the industry for decades to come? If yes, then the Data Center Power Solutions team, part of the larger Data Center Engineering group that designs world class servers and enables its various silicon technologies, has an opportunity for you. We are looking for an Undergraduate College Intern to be a Power Solutions Engineer.

The main job responsibility is to provide optimal power from the voltage regulator (VR) that sits on the motherboard PCB all the way to the silicon chip to ensure optimal performance for various products and electrical technologies. We provide on-the-job training.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Obtaining power delivery requirements like voltage specifications, current requirements, etc.

  • Interacting with various engineers across many disciplines including voltage regulator engineers, microprocessor package designers, motherboard/PCB designers, silicon chip designers, etc.

  • Run time-domain and frequency-domain analysis using spice tools and debug as needed. Provide written technical presentations with simulation findings and corresponding design recommendations

  • Design recommendations could include optimizing power planes designs, selecting appropriate capacitors to filter noise, adjusting voltage regulation sense point locations, etc.

Behavioral traits that we are looking for:

  • Organization skills, communication, and problem-solving skills

  • Willing to learn and motivated to grow in a fast-paced team environment


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 training and/or research experience.

This is an entry level position and will be compensated accordingly.

This is a 6 months internship.

Minimum requirements:

The candidate must be pursuing a Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering

Required Course work at graduate level (at least one):

  • Basic Circuits theory

  • Power electronics that would include voltage regulator topologies

  • Analog and/or Mixed circuit design

  • Power integrity design

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in signal & power integrity industry simulation tools like Spice, Matlab, 3-D solvers, etc.

  • Leadership skills

  • Ability to design the power solution with constraints that include cost, schedule and design space

  • Background knowledge on transmission line theory, IO circuits, high-speed signaling, and electronics microprocessor packaging

  • Experience with electronic equipment characterizations/measurements that include digital oscilloscopes, network analyzers and electronic loads

Inside this Business Group

The Data Center Group (DCG) is at the heart of Intel’s transformation from a PC company to a company that runs the cloud and billions of smart, connected computing devices. The data center is the underpinning for every data-driven service, from artificial intelligence to 5G to high-performance computing, and DCG delivers the products and technologies—spanning software, processors, storage, I/O, and networking solutions—that fuel cloud, communications, enterprise, and government data centers around the world.

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....