Intel Hardware Performance Architecture in Santa Clara, California

Job Description

Intel's AI Product Group is looking for performance modeling engineers and architects to drive the next generation of AI hardware. We are looking for engineers with a strong background in architecture, micro-architecture, and performance modeling. Understanding of Deep Learning and other AI algorithms is a plus.

As a Hardware Performance Architecture Modeling Engineer, your responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:

  • Interfacing up and down the stack with Data science, software, and hardware architects/teams.

  • On-going development and maintenance of the performance simulator for current and future hardware programs.

  • Run workloads & benchmarks on the hardware simulator to characterize performance and bottlenecks.

  • Modify the performance simulator in order to analyze new algorithms, software kernels, and new hardware architecture and features.

  • Analyze multiple algorithmic and architecture options to find the optimal design point considering power/performance/area/cost tradeoffs

  • Influence program direction with technical proposals, analysis and recommendations.


Minimum Qualifications:

M.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering plus 8 years of relevant work experience OR B.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering plus 10 years of relevant work experience.

Total of 10+ years of work or educational experience in the following areas:

  • Computer architecture, including performance modeling.

  • C, C++, PERL, Python

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Intel Architecture ISA and system architecture

  • Research publications, patent filings, or other evidence of personal technical innovation in hardware chip design

  • Familiarity with pre-silicon hardware design

Inside this Business Group

Intel AI, leveraging Intel's world leading position in silicon innovation and proven history in creating the compute standards that power our world, is transforming Artificial Intelligence (AI) with the Intel AI products portfolio. Harnessing silicon designed specifically for AI, end to end solutions that broadly span from the data center to the edge, and tools that enable customers to quickly deploy and scale up, Intel AI is inside AI and leading the next evolution of compute.

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....