Software Development Engineer - Data Plane

Santa Clara, CA 95050
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Come and join us Intel is seeking highly qualified candidates to join BXD Barefoot Switching Division in our Data Platform Group as a Software Development Engineer Data Plane. We're part of the Connectivity Group inside Intels DPG and were looking for motivated passionate and talented software engineers to join our Advanced Applications team. We're a strong vibrant cross-site team which helps drive Intels programmable switching technology and products to position Intel Tofino as the switching platform of choice and for the Cloud and Data Center network deployments. In this role you will need to be passionate about developing high performance networking software applications You will have an excellent opportunity to shape the future switching features in Intels programmable switching products. The ideal candidate is someone with a strong background in computing and software engineering in particular with regards to machine learning networking and distributed systems. This position involves working with cutting-edge network applications including computational networking to accelerate throughput bounded workflows The ideal candidate will be able to identify bottlenecks in the networking and communications patterns and developing techniques based on data plane programming to optimize both hardware and software components of the workload.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement highly optimized C code.

  • Design large distributed software systems.

  • Optimize distributed ML jobs and characterize performance.

The ideal candidate will exhibit the following behavioral traits:

  • Must be a team player with a demonstrated expertise to technically influence others

  • Strong problem solving skills

  • Excellent written communication skills


Candidates must possess the below minimum qualifications 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. Minimum Requirements listed below would be obtained through a combination of Industry job relevant experience, internship experiences and or schoolwork/classes/research.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in computer science or Electrical Engineering or related field with 6+ years experience or Masters degree in computer science or Electrical Engineering or related field with 4+ years experience or PhD in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering.

  • Experience with C/C++ programming and Linux system programming

  • Experience in application debugging profiling and performance optimization

  • Experience in networking protocols

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in CUDA and parallel programming

  • Experience in collectives communication such as MPI and NCCL

  • Experience in data plane programming with SDN P4 or Linux network stack

  • Experience with ML frameworks such as Tensor flow Pytorch Horovod

Inside this Business Group

The Data Center Group (DCG) is at the heart of Intels 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 technologiesspanning software, processors, storage, I/O, and networking solutionsthat fuel cloud, communications, enterprise, and government data centers around the world.

Intel Corporation will require all new U.S. employees to be fully-vaccinated for Covid-19 as a condition of hire unless they have an approved accommodation in place under applicable law. Newly-hired employees will be required to provide proof of vaccination prior to their start date.

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.

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