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Precision Positioning Engineer

Santa Clara, CA 95050
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Job Description

As an integral part of Intel's new IDM2.0 strategy, we are establishing Intel Foundry Services (IFS), a fully vertical, standalone foundry business, reporting directly to the CEO. IFS will be a world-class foundry business and major provider of US and European-based capacity to serve customers globally. Intel Foundry Services will be differentiated from other Foundry offerings with a combination of leading-edge packaging and process technology, committed capacity in the US and Europe - available for customers globally - and a world-class IP portfolio that customers can chose from including x86 cores, graphics, media, display, AI, interconnect, fabric and other critical foundational IP, along with ARM and RISC-V ecosystem IPs. IFS will also provide access to silicon design services to help our customers seamlessly turn silicon into solutions, using industry standard design packages.
The IFS team is looking for a passionate and driven individual to help define and build complex systems with highly integrated optical, mechanical, electrical, thermal, vacuum and control requirements.

As a Precision Positioning Engineer, you are responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Define mechanical solutions for high precision positioning modules
  • Generate and communicate module requirements, co-develop technical and mechatronic content of architecture, and define functional verification methods
  • Translate functional requirements into domain (mechanical, software, electronics, optical) specifications, specify interfaces between modules, and help lead design efforts
  • Represent Intel as expert during development phases ranging from proposal through integration
  • Drive investigations into candidate solutions and represent merit in terms of business drivers to executive leadership
  • Generate and/or maintain engineering documents that clearly catalogue performance requirements and design specifications
  • Understand contribution of module to overall system performance and work with integrated team to drive system solutions
  • Maintain module performance overview and provide technical direction to resolve or clarify uncertainty in a complex development landscape
  • Develop, maintain, and exchange information with experts in own network of professionals to leverage latest developments in market and own field of specialization

The ideal candidate should exhibit the following behavioral traits:

  • Communication skills; clarity in technical communications.
  • Results oriented self-starter with the ability to work independently
  • Analytical skills and an aptitude for problem solving
  • Work with multi-functional and multi-cultural development partners.


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

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Applied science (i.e. physics, chemistry, materials), Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Computer Engineering with 6+ years of experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with large system integration, e.g. integrator or architect in multidisciplinary projects
  • Interpersonal skills and able to work effectively with multi-cultural development partners across globe
  • Self-starter, analytical capabilities, and communication
  • Leadership experience in semiconductor manufacturing with direct participation in the application and improvement fields of Servo/Motion Control and signal analysis

Inside this Business Group

As the world's largest chip manufacturer, Intel strives to make every facet of semiconductor manufacturing state-of-the-art -- from semiconductor process development and manufacturing, through yield improvement to packaging, final test and optimization, and world class Supply Chain and facilities support.  Employees in the Technology Development and Manufacturing Group are part of a worldwide network of design, development, manufacturing, and assembly/test facilities, all focused on utilizing the power of Moores Law to bring smart, connected devices to every person on Earth.

Other Locations

US, Arizona, Phoenix;US, California, Folsom;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
Intel is committed to a culture of accessibility.  Intel provides accommodations to applicants and employees with disabilities.  Find information and request accommodation here
Posted: 2022-05-22 Expires: 2022-06-22

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