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FPGA Software Engineer

San Jose, CA 95113
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FPGA Software Engineers research, design, develop, and optimize software tools that enable the use of Field Programmable Gate Arrays. Develop and optimize compilers, flows, assemblers, models, tools and runtimes that are closely coupled to FPGA silicon, IP and boards, while leveraging strong knowledge of FPGA hardware, logic design, board design, semiconductor devices and chip layout. Design, develop and optimize software abstractions and frameworks for acceleration with the FPGA, for domains such as deep learning, DSP algorithms, and data analytics. Responds to customer/client requests or events as they occur. Develops solutions to problems utilizing formal education, and knowledge of the software process.


You must possess minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates.

Minimum Education Requirements

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field

Minimum Requirements

3+ years of experience in the following:
System software development experience in one or more programming/scripting languages (C/C++, Python/Perl/Tcl)
Strong experience with Python/Pytest framework and Gitlab/Jenkin CI (Continuous Integration) workflow
Experience with build process/makefiles (Shell scripting)

Preferred Qualifications

Master's Degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field
Experience in system level debugging and comfortable with trouble shooting system software issues
Experience with FPGA design tool (e.g. Intel Quartus Prime)
Experience with Gitlab, GitHub, Perforce version control systems
Knowledge of RTL using (Verilog/VHDL/System Verilog) and UVM environment is a plus

Requirements listed would be obtained through a combination of industry relevant job experience, internship experiences and or schoolwork/classes/research.

Inside this Business Group

The Programmable Solutions Group (PSG) was formed from the acquisition of Altera. As part of Intel, PSG will create market-leading programmable logic devices that deliver a wider range of capabilities than customers experience today. Combining Altera's industry-leading FPGA technology and customer support with Intel's world-class semiconductor manufacturing capabilities will enable customers to create the next generation of electronic systems with unmatched performance and power efficiency. PSG takes pride in creating an energetic and dynamic work environment that is driven by ingenuity and innovation. We believe the growth and success of our group is directly linked to the growth and satisfaction of our employees. That is why PSG is committed to a work environment that is flexible and collaborative, and allows our employees to reach their full potential.

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.

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Posted: 2022-05-18 Expires: 2022-06-18

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