Intel Engineer Entry Level in Santa Clara, California

Job Description

Are you passionate about computer graphics and disrupting the industry with your innovation? Working with leading Engineers on Intel's latest GPU/CPU architecture? Do you love collaborating with a diverse teams to help achieve Best–In-Class visual experiences that enable users to immerse themselves in a new visual future? If so then our Visual and Parallel Computing Group (VPG) has opportunities for you. In VPG we deliver Intel's 3D graphics, media, display GPU, and Parallel Computing Technology. We are looking for software and hardware engineers to join our team, who are ready to make significant impact in the graphics and visual computing industry.

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


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 a combination of your school work/classes/research and/or relevant previous job and/or internship experiences.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have BS/MS/PHD in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or any other related field.

  • Bachelor's applicants must be U.S Workers Only. A U.S. Worker is someone who is either a U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, U.S. Lawful Permanent Resident, or a person granted Refugee or Asylum status by the U.S. Government. Intel will not sponsor a foreign national for this position.

  • 6 plus months experience or equivalent coursework in one or more in the following areas:

  • Graphics concepts (3D, Media, Imaging & Display)

  • Graphic’s API’s (OpenGL, DirectX, Metal, OpenCL)

  • C, C++ Scripting & Debug: User & Kernal-mode Software

  • Machine/Deep Learning

  • Computer vision algorithms, simulation / projection modeling for performance & power, hardware & software interfacing.

  • Media standards and APIs (HEVC, VP9, AVC, HDR, LibVA, MFTs, etc.), Windows, Linux, and/or Android.

  • Digital design of logic functions (graphics, computational, encoder/decoder, cache controllers),

  • RTL/HDL, modeling & design, formal verification & debug, simulation/validation at component & system level.

  • Logic synthesis & optimization of large, high frequency design.

Inside this Business Group

Intel makes possible the most amazing experiences of the future. You may know us for our processors. But we do so much more. Intel invents at the boundaries of technology to make amazing experiences possible for business and society, and for every person on Earth. Harnessing the capability of the cloud, the ubiquity of the Internet of Things, the latest advances in memory and programmable solutions, and the promise of always-on 5G connectivity, Intel is disrupting industries and solving global challenges. Leading on policy, diversity, inclusion, education and sustainability, we create value for our stockholders, customers, and society.

Other Locations

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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....