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Bluetooth Standards Architect

Hillsboro, OR 97123
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Job Description

We invite you to join Intel's Next Generation & Standards (NGS) group and the wireless connectivity team! We are a global team of passionate engineers and technologists from diverse backgrounds, working together to realize a world of connected computing. The NGS team is chartered with developing various wireless technologies to deliver innovative and state of the art experiences that feed into Intels world-class wireless connectivity technologies and products. NGS has a solid track record of driving key innovations in wireless communication systems including Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and 5G.

In this position you will help to play a key role in shaping the future of Bluetooth technology and related products by closely collaborating with internal and external partners.

Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Representing NGS and product teams in the Bluetooth SIG in the areas of the Bluetooth Core Specification, Bluetooth Low Energy audio, BR/EDR audio, HID, and other areas of development.

  • Educating and coordinating with product teams for the latest developments within the Bluetooth SIG to enable Intel to produce world class Bluetooth products.

  • Contributing to or leading development of a variety of Bluetooth standards.

  • Defining requirements for Bluetooth-related standards while considering performance/cost/power tradeoffs and other aspects of Intel products.

  • Working closely with Bluetooth firmware, driver, and host stack design teams relating to developing standards.

  • Communicating with Bluetooth ecosystem partners and customers.

  • Evaluating link level and system level performance of proposed standards through simulation.

  • Evaluating and providing feedback on concepts proposed by others.

  • Expanding expertise in the Bluetooth specifications and Bluetooth standards development.

  • Contributing to development and execution of internal standards strategy.

  • Traveling internationally for Face-to-Face meetings to countries such as within Europe and Asia.

The ideal candidate should exhibit the following behavioral traits:

  • Proven track record of working effectively with key industry members.

  • Writing detailed specifications, performing architectural and design analysis.

  • Communications and interpersonal skills.

  • Track record of leading feature or specification development in the Bluetooth SIG.

  • Self-motivated, creative problem solver and thinker with the skills to turn ideas into intellectual property.

  • Analytical, troubleshooting, and research skills.


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.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree with 6+ years of experience or Masters degree with 4+ years of experience or PHD with 2+ years of experience in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, or related field.

  • 3+ years of experience with:

    • Bluetooth Core Specification including profile specifications such as Bluetooth audio or HID.

    • Standards development in the Bluetooth SIG or other standards bodies.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in Standards development.

  • 3+ years of experience working within the Bluetooth SIG.

  • Past leadership experience in a standards organization.

  • Experience in Bluetooth qualification program.

  • Knowledge of PHY and MAC of cellular and other standards.

Inside this Business Group

Corporate Strategy Office is chartered to support the executive office in driving corporate initiatives, including near and long-term strategy, major cross-group decision making and ensuring cross-company alignment.  To deliver to that mission, the team owns shaping, driving and synthesizing insights to directionally orient trends as well as long range strategic planning/visioning , cross company alignment and greenfield innovation.  Communications are essential to drive alignment so there is a focus on communications, community and acumen development.  The team is ccommitted to ensuring that Intel efforts are aligned to, and actively driving success toward the most impactful business strategies.

Other Locations

US, California, Santa Clara;Virtual US and Canada

Intel strongly encourages employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Intel aligns to federal, state, and local laws and as a contractor to the U.S. Government is subject to government mandates that may be issued. Intel policies for COVID-19 including guidance about testing and vaccination are subject to change over time.

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.

Annual Salary Range for jobs which could be performed in US, Colorado:

We offer a total compensation package that ranks among the best in the industry. It consists of competitive pay, stock, bonuses, and benefit programs. Find more information about our Amazing Benefits here

Work Model for this Role

This role will be eligible for our hybrid work model which allows employees to split their time between working on-site at their assigned Intel site and off-site.

Intel is committed to a culture of accessibility.  Intel provides accommodations to applicants and employees with disabilities.  Find information and request accommodation here

Posted: 2022-05-11 Expires: 2022-06-11

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