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Media Cloud Software Engineer

Phoenix, AZ 85003
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Come and join us. Intel is seeking highly qualified candidates to join our Cloud and Enterprise Solutions Group (CESG) within our larger Data Platforms Group as a Cloud Software Engineer.

CESG Software is looking for an outstanding technical contributor with experience identifying, analyzing, and optimizing platform bottlenecks and software workload performance on Xeon-based servers.

Our team engages directly with Intel's highly valued media and strategic cloud customers. We work with customers to understand, analyze, and optimize their software workloads to extract the most value from Intel hardware in their data centers and public cloud infrastructure. The knowledge gained by these customer interactions is fed into Intel's CPU development pipeline to influence the design of CPUs that will run the data centers of the future.

Successful candidates in this role have broad interests in computer systems performance, with strong expertise in computer architecture and operating systems, keen attention to detail, excellent collaboration and spoken and written communication skills, a customer-first attitude, experience working independently and putting forward creative solutions to challenging engineering problems. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience in platform and software performance analysis and optimization.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Analyze and optimize software workloads

  • Develop software performance benchmarking plans

  • Implement innovative proof-of-concept tools and applications to address team's and customer's needs

  • Identify and optimize platform bottlenecks

  • Identify software enablement gaps and build plans to mitigate

  • Work with software enabling teams to drive optimizations based on performance analysis into key software components

  • Perform competitive analysis across Intel and other hardware platforms

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.

The Data Platforms Group drives new products technologies from high-end co-processors for supercomputers to low-energy systems for enterprise and the cloud, as well as solutions for big data and intelligent devices. The group is a worldwide organization that develops the products and technologies that power 9 of every 10 servers sold worldwide.


Education Requirement:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field plus 4 years of industry work experience, or

  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field plus 3 years of industry work experience, or

  • PhD in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field

Minimum Required Qualifications:

  • 4 plus years of experience measuring, analyzing and optimizing software workloads with tools like Linux perf, iostat, and Intel VTune

  • 3 plus years of experience with media processing in the data center or cloud

  • 3 plus years of experience with system and/or high-level programming language like C, C++ and Python

  • 3 plus years of experience navigating, using, and scripting on Linux

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2 plus years of experience with operating system concepts and open-source distributions like FFMPEG, Kubernetes, VMAF, x.264/265, SVT HEVC

  • Experience with vectorization, floating point to integer conversions, kernel optimization

  • Experience with public cloud, cloud software stacks and environments

  • Experience with software/hardware co-design

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.

Other Locations

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.

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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
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Posted: 2022-04-26 Expires: 2022-05-27

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