SoC IO Performance Architect

Santa Clara, CA 95050
  • Job Code
  • Jobs Rated
Job Description

The XEON Performance Architecture team is looking for an experienced I/O Performance Architect to join their team. This team collaborates with design, validation, and architecture organizations to deliver best-in-class performance and innovations across the XEON server CPU portfolio. The ideal candidate will have experience in Computer Architecture, Software Engineering, and Performance Analysis.

As part of this team, you will help define and drive critical performance features for industry and customer leadership at both the architectural and micro-architectural levels. Additionally, you will work in a dynamic team environment, influencing and driving solutions across the entire road-map of current and future datacenter CPUs.

Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • I/O subsystem and accelerator performance modeling, studies, and analysis.
  • Understanding server I/O subsystem usage models and key performance indicators.
  • Defining, planning, and scoping the performance modeling, studies, and analysis work.
  • Distilling architectural and micro-architectural information down to the performance-important factors.
  • Supporting architecture, design, and validation efforts throughout the entire product life cycle.
  • Conducting forward looking research and development for next generation server I/O subsystems.
  • Developing analytical and simulation models, creating analysis tools, identifying bottlenecks, and presenting results.
  • Inventing and modeling features that solve key problems and improve performance, power, area, and cost.
  • Working with software and other enabling teams to continuously improve performance modeling infrastructure.


Minimum qualifications are required to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates. Requirements listed would be obtained through a combination of industry relevant job experience, internship experiences and or schoolwork/classes/research.

Minimum Qualifications:

Must have Bachelor's degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering, or related field with 3+ years of relevant experience. OR a Master's degree with 1+ years of experience:


Your experience should be in the following:

  • Computer architecture OR simulation-based performance modeling OR performance analysis
  • Software engineering skills such as Linux, C++, GIT, GDB, and Python.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge and/or experience with PCIe
  • Knowledge and/or experience with Accelerators
  • Knowledge of SoC Interconnect fabrics, I/O architecture, server platform architecture, server IO workloads.
  • Developing, debugging, and using complex simulation models written in C++.

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, Oregon, Hillsboro

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.

Jobs Rated Reports for Architect

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

SoC IO Performance Architect

Santa Clara, CA 95050

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
187th2019 - Architect
Overall Rating: 187/199
Median Salary: $79,380

Work Environment
Very Poor
Very High
Very Poor