Intel Systems Software Engineer in Santa Clara, California

Job Description

Responsible for researching, recommending and building software systems and solutions for cloud infrastructure. The candidate plan, design, develop, test software stack and platform solutions for enhancements and new products that are specifically focused on cloud service development. In instances where the solution does not exist, the candidates is expected to invent a unique solution. The candidates is also expected to design, develop and analyze overall systems architectures to ensure that hardware, software and data architecture solutions meet performance, scalability, reliability and security needs of the customer. The candidate is expected to be an SME and actively engaged in customer discussions, especially to make smart recommendations that meet the customer's goals and objectives, validating them as necessary through hands-on lab work. Candidate is also expected to create, define and develop systems validation environment and test suites. Uses and applies emulation and platform level tools and techniques to ensure performance to spec. Responsible for the development of methodologies, execution of validation plans, and debug of failures.


You must have a Bachelor's with 6+ years of experience or Master's degree with 4+ years of experience in computer engineering, electronics engineering or equivalent

Experience in building Linux based hardware and software solutions with following skills : Data Center, Cloud and Enterprise systems knowledge. C/C++/C test development and scripting

Python relevant experience in software and systems validation, automation, benchmarking and optimization on IA solutions Compute, Storage, Networking, Telemetry, Cloud *aaS, Virtualization docker, KVM and Orchestration Kubernetes

OpenStack knowledge is a plus

Excellent customer enabling skills and experience in Server Systems, Networking, Power Delivery, Racks and Cooling with exposure to Ethernet Networking, switches, Optical technologies

Working knowledge of computer system architectures and HW/SW interface layers

Excellent communication with strong written, verbal and presentation skills with technical stakeholders

Experience in product management, software PLC and agile methodologies is desirable.

Strong technical team leadership, mentoring and collaborations with technical stakeholders.

Inside this Business Group

The Data Center Group (DCG) is at the heart of Intel’s transformation from a PC company to a company that runs the cloud and billions of smart, connected computing devices. The data center is the underpinning for every data-driven service, from artificial intelligence to 5G to high-performance computing, and DCG delivers the products and technologies—spanning software, processors, storage, I/O, and networking solutions—that fuel cloud, communications, enterprise, and government data centers around the world.

Other Locations

US, Oregon, Hillsboro

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