24 days old

Firmware engineer (Remote)

Folsom, CA 95630 Work Remotely
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Job Description

We are looking for passionate software engineer with leadership skills to work in a team environment to develop firmware for next generation of IA processors and SoCs.

In this position you will be responsible for low level programming, system architecture, and validating firmware on presilicon and postsilicon systems.

  • You will work with cross-function team of SoC designers and validators to deliver firmware for core and atom processors product line.

  • Working closely with hardware/design engineers to debug and troubleshoot the issues observed throughout the product life-cycle.

  • Exposure to Intel x86 architecture, memory controllers and its interfaces, workflows, timing, and cryptography algorithms, is/are added advantage.

An ideal candidate would exhibit behavioral traits that indicate:

  • Solid verbal and written communications skills.

  • Demonstrated willingness to work well in a diverse team environment and with others in cross-site organizations.

  • Demonstrated willingness to analyze problems, diagnose root cause, and apply corrective actions.


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.

Experience listed below would be obtained through a combination of your school work/classes/research and/or relevant previous job.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Candidate must possess a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related discipline with 3+ years of industry experience OR a Master of Science degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related discipline with 2+ years of industry experience.

  • Experience in design and C/C++ coding skills.

  • Industry experience should include UEFI based System BIOS development or Embedded Controller Firmware development.

  • Experience with Hardware/Software interaction.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience optimizing firmware/software to meet performance metrics.

  • Experience in system-level debugging skills.

  • Experience with Python and configuration management tools such as GIT/Perforce etc.

  • Experience working with a developer-run Agile/Scrum model.

Inside this Business Group

Enable amazing computing experiences with Intel Software continues to shape the way people think about computing across CPU, GPU, and FPGA architectures. Get your hands on new technology and collaborate with some of the smartest people in the business. Our developers and software engineers work in all software layers, across multiple operating systems and platforms to enable cutting-edge solutions. Ready to solve some of the most complex software challenges? Explore an impactful and innovative career in Software.

Other Locations

US, Oregon, Hillsboro;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 is available as fully home-based and generally would require you to attend Intel sites only occasionally based on business need.

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

Posted: 2022-04-30 Expires: 2022-05-31

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