Software Engineer

San Jose, CA 95113
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Come and join us! Intel is seeking highly qualified candidates to join our Data Platforms Group (DPG) as a Software Engineer. This role is part of DPG's Ethernet Product Group where you will work on exciting products fueling the data center growth.

We are looking for a mid to Senior Engineer to work on development of Intel SmartNIC products. The position is addressed for someone passionate about computer networks and who wants to participate in the software development for next generation network solutions. The main activities will focus on Linux Operating system and acceleration compute intensive networking operation by Hardware. The scope of work will span software development, device driver development, and OS utilities development depending on the program needs. You will have an opportunity to work very closely with internal and external stakeholders.

We are seeking a person who is creative and innovative and has a strong passion for designing, developing, and implementing software. The ideal candidate should exhibit the excellent interpersonal and communication skills to be able to work across different teams and often play leading technical role.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Actively participating in all major stages of software development lifecycle, e.g. requirements definition, research, implementation, validation, post-release support activities. Most part of the job includes direct code creation.

  • Implementing, unit testing and debugging software according to specifications and conforming to the coding standards.

  • Participation in code review, code analysis, requirements analysis, risk analysis, code profiling and tuning.

  • Creating and maintaining software design documentation.

  • Research new technologies that push the boundaries and capabilities of design and provide insight into applying these technologies to create products.

  • Collaborate with business and technical stakeholders to clearly understand business objectives, customer needs, and product requirements.

  • Occasionally travelling to and assisting the customers or other Intel teams located across the globe.

In this position you will gain invaluable experience which will allow growth and expanded opportunities within this business group as well as future possible opportunities with other business groups within Intel.


You 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.

Education Requirement

Bachelors degree in Computer Science Electrical Engineering or related field and 4+ years of industry work experience.

Minimum Required Qualifications:

- 4 years of experience in Programming Skills.

- 3 years of experience in C / C++ development in a Windows and / or Linux environment

- 4 years of experience with embedded systems, Practical knowledge of Internet protocols for example (TCP/IP operation), Ethernet

- 4 years of experience with Linux operating system internals and theory of operation

- 4 years of experience with Linux programming concepts (pthreads, shared memory and other IPC, driver interface)

- 4 years of experience with x86 processor architecture and concepts like paging features, protected mode, SMP support

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

- Masters degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field and 2 plus years of industry work experience

- PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field and 2 plus years of industry work experience
- 4 years of experience in developing SDKs in cloud computing environment a plus.

- 4 years of experience with virtualization and container technologies and their open source implementation will be a plus

- 4 years of experience in working with cross-geo communities and customers will be highly desirable

- 4 years of experience with P4 network protocols and driver development.

- 4 years of in programming language compilers debuggers and profilers

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.

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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