Principal Software Engineer

Hillsboro, OR 97123
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Job Description

Intel's Microsoft Technology Center team (MTC) is seeking a Principal Software Engineer who will be responsible for delivering highly optimized database solutions with Intel technologies spanning on-premise to cloud. You will have an opportunity to drive key Intel strategy in this domain and to engage with key Intel Partner and Intel experts to shape future Intel products. Come join us if you want to be part of a mature high performing team that has nearly two decades of experience in microarchitectural and performance analysis delivering exceptional results.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to

    • Engage with our key partner as well as Intel teams to understand the use case for new technologies and opportunities to drive Intel strategy.
    • Drive learnings and feedback from external customers into Intel's future roadmap and drive adoption of Intel technologies externally
    • Use performance methodologies to improve Intel's hardware and optimize data platforms software to ensure the best performance on Intel
    • Oversee technical deliverables and dependencies with clear direction and expectations to the team members
    • Grow the technical capabilities of the organization and help to make it a workplace of choice.

An ideal candidate would exhibit behavioral skills that indicate:

    • Collaborative and ability to interact with Intel external stakeholders and external partner
    • Tolerance to ambiguity and ability to define concrete technical steps to drive strategy to execution.
    • Highly motivated individual with a can-do attitude, willingness to take informed risks to achieve desired organizational goals.
    • Skills to mentor and grow a pipeline of technical leaders to strengthen the organization.
    • Leadership and experience in positively motivating and influencing others to get to the results.


    • BSMS/PhD in Computer Science Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering or equivalent
    • 10+ years of experience with 6+ years in software and hardware performance methodology and micro-architectural analysis
    • Deep knowledge of computer architecture fundamentals
    • Deep understanding of Software Development, Software Optimization, and Debugging
    • Experience with performance tools and methodologies
    • Multithreaded programming patterns and libraries knowledge
    • Understanding of Server environments such as database cloud and enterprise applications performance

Inside this Business Group

Intel Architecture, Graphics, and Software (IAGS) brings Intel's technical strategy to life. We have embraced the new reality of competing at a product and solution levelnot just a transistor one. We take pride in reshaping the status quo and thinking exponentially to achieve what's never been done before. We've also built a culture of continuous learning and persistent leadership that provides opportunities to practice until perfection and filter ambitious ideas into execution.

Other Locations

US, Washington, Multiple Cities

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.

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 Recruiter....

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