Intel Principal Engineer in Santa Clara, California

Job Description

Principal Engineers at Intel are active technical leaders inside and outside the company. Activities include participation in major industry and academic conferences, voting membership in international standards committees, generation of patents and technical papers.

  • Define the next generation of architectural challenges, Identify key trends and project needs, ensure that the evaluation and identification of emerging trends/topologies cover more than the current Training/Inference Neural Network implementation; scope should include RL, Continuous Learning, and non-DL Machine Learning.

  • Be a key participant in the corporate-level ‘DL Accelerators Streamlining’ effort.

  • Understand multiple architecture streams and work effectively with senior technical leads from multiple Intel Groups in driving recommendation and cross-BU architecture strategies.


MS or PhD in CS, Artificial Intelligence or related field. Direct experience with Neural Net acceleration is required, and experience with similar areas (e.g., networking).

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.

Other Locations

US, California, San Diego

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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 Talent Consultant.