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Security Firmware Architect (Remote)

Folsom, CA 95630 Work Remotely
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Job Description

The Security Firmware Architect will develop platform firmware, reference code and related documentation for Intel silicon products such as next generation chipsets and processors. Author firmware specifications, creating silicon and chipset reference code and developing / supporting system firmware for Intel CPUs and chipsets. Work closely with Intel silicon design teams and be responsible for all software and firmware related issues during the planning, development, and validation stages of the program.

In this role, responsibilities include (but not limited to):

  • Design, develop, test, debug and optimize firmware solutions for Intel products
  • Align with customers and partners on security requirements and features
  • Collaborate with Intel silicon design, software, and business teams to transform new firmware security features from idea to reality
  • Participate in in-depth security reviews of firmware and silicon design
  • Facilitate security firmware requirements for Intel products by driving compliance with industry standards such as TCG, DMTF etc.
  • Contribute to the roadmap/vision of security firmware technologies


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.

Education Requirement

Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science Engineering or related discipline OR Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science Engineering or related discipline OR PhD in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science Engineering or related discipline.

Minimum Qualifications

9+ years of experience in 1 or more of the following:

  • Secure Boot and resilience technologies
  • Silicon and platform architecture
  • Hands on experience with standards such as UEFI, ACPI, PCIe, TCG, DMTF etc.
  • Technical leader in driving the firmware technologies

Preferred Qualifications

Hands on experience with Intel TXT and Boot Guard Technology.

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, Georgia, Atlanta;US, Oregon, Portland;US, Texas, Austin;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: 2022-05-03 Expires: 2022-06-03

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