Intel Ethernet System Architect in San Jose, California

Job Description

The Ethernet Protocol Lead will use deep Ethernet knowledge to architect end-to-end Ethernet silicon solutions, including PMA, PCS, FEC, MAC, 1588, and TSN. These solutions are highly configurable to enable the wide variety of customers using these products in markets such as 5G, Data Center, and NFV. This role is in Intel Programmable Solutions Group PSG, and focuses in IP and solutions for FPGAs, including ASIC and FPGA logic. Your responsibilities will include the following and more:Explore and define Ethernet use cases for FPGAs Use deep understanding of Ethernet specifications and customers use cases to architect the Ethernet solution. Document and review functional specifications for various elements of the Ethernet solution. Document and review test plans for elements of the Ethernet solution as well as the full end-to-end solution. Interact with multiple technologists in the company and within the industry as well as between developers and project managers to evaluate feasibility of requirements and determine priorities for development. Represent Intel on Ethernet standards committees. Educate and mentor staff for technical and professional growth


Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent with at least 10 years of experience in Ethernet development. Experience with Ethernet IP architecture, development, verification, and rollout, for FPGAs or ASICsExperience with digital logic design with RTL Verilog or VHDL. Experience with hardware debugging and validation using equipment such as function generators, spectrum analyzers, and oscilloscopes. Excellent verbal and written communication, collaboration skills, and cross-functional leadership

Inside this Business Group

The Programmable Solutions Group (PSG) was formed from the acquisition of Altera. As part of Intel, PSG will create market-leading programmable logic devices that deliver a wider range of capabilities than customers experience today. Combining Altera's industry-leading FPGA technology and customer support with Intel's world-class semiconductor manufacturing capabilities will enable customers to create the next generation of electronic systems with unmatched performance and power efficiency. PSG takes pride in creating an energetic and dynamic work environment that is driven by ingenuity and innovation. We believe the growth and success of our group is directly linked to the growth and satisfaction of our employees. That is why PSG is committed to a work environment that is flexible and collaborative, and allows our employees to reach their full potential.

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..