Intel Software Engineering Project Manager in Santa Clara, California

Job Description

Come join the Communications & Devices Group at Intel Mobile Communications! We're looking for a talented Software Project Manager to deliver outstanding solutions. This is a high-visibility role within the Modem Platform Software / Core Team.

The role involves working for development and integration of software modules running on a modem chip. The candidate will interact with the customer directly giving training and support from established teams. Work closely with other members of SW development team, Architects and Customer Teams to

decide on software content & delivery planning for Cellular modem based projects.

Ensuring continuous "Integration & Delivery process" of software

Product Delivery Manager leads the project integration & build team and is a key interface to platform project teams and customers. This role understands the technical concepts, architecture, systems, development methods, and disciplines associated with the defined wireless based projects, applies the knowledge to deliverables, and leverages it to accelerate project completion.

Job Duties Include:

  • Works on or delegates as appropriate to fix/complete problems/tasks towards the goal of delivery with specific objectives.

  • Works closely with Software and Verification Project management team and SW development team to make sure that issues are prioritized, assigned, tracked and followed up for closure

  • Develops solutions to problems by exercising judgment and discretion.

  • Identifies tasks and communicates expectations to team members.

  • Assesses risks and identifies issues and solutions to timely and efficiently achieve program goals or project objectives while maintaining quality standards.

  • Monitors progress against schedule, determines and takes remedial action as appropriate.

  • Coordinates and prioritizes utilization of resources & cross functional work packages with other functions.

  • Plans and schedules work to ensure the completion of intermediate milestones and overall project or program in timely manner

  • Arranges technical meetings between Platform & Customer

  • Leads technical coordination with Customer

  • Ensures platform executes as per Customer ramp needs

  • Ensures customer new requirements are evaluated and if agreed implemented in platform scope

You'll work with various domain engineers like Protocol Stack, Firmware, platform Software, and RF and Program management teams and will be responsible for customer engagement on both hardware & software, interaction and ramp of slim modem portfolio with Tier 1 customer. Working on R&D platforms to execute projects as per customer requirements for successful customer ramps.


Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science / Software / Electrical / Electronic Engineering or similar field 6+ years of experience in :

  • Source code development, review & maintenance and Unit/ system level test/verification

  • Creation and follow up of problem reports raised at all phases of the product development cycle

  • Driving resolution of technical issues with cross-functional teams

  • Experience in programming, system architecture, operating systems, device architecture, and hardware design with special emphasis on wireless/mobile platforms/low power architectures

  • Working closely with customers to achieve program goals with good quality

  • Translating customer requirements into technical solutions by working with various stake-holders and delivering them on time

  • Assessing risks and identify issues and solutions to timely and efficiently achieve program goals and project objectives

  • Team player, self-starter, adaptable to rapidly changing market requirements Willingness to travel

Preferred Skills/Experience:

Masters in Computer Science / Software / Electrical / Electronic Engineering, MBA PMP / ScrumMaster / Six SigmaView

  • Understanding of basic RF wireless technologies - GSM, WCDMA/UMTS, TDSCDMA,CDMA, LTE, GNSS, etc

  • Proven track record of increasing project efficiency by ideating new processes-

  • Hands-on Software Testing / Development experience


Inside this Business Group

Communication & Devices Group: The wireless revolution at Intel! We are one team - passionate engineers and technologists from diverse industry backgrounds working together to realize a world of connected computing. We are bringing the best ideas from the brightest minds to deliver future mobile experiences into the market. We are on the journey towards making Intel a wireless leader with exciting products for the Internet of Things, 5G and an opportunity to change the world with your work.

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