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Security Researcher

Folsom, CA 95630
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Job Description

We are a part of IPG Architecture and CTO group and our team consists of experienced Product Security Experts and Security Researchers who are responsible for advising security best practices across the entire IPG portfolio and roadmap, from legacy to future releases, from the RTL all the way to user space.

We are looking for a Security researcher to join our team. As a IP security researcher, you will be responsible for

  • Secure design, development and operation of our IP Products.
  • Be able to perform regular security reviews both architecturally as well as code reviews required for signing and release.
  • Develop custom tools and capabilities to stress our SW/FW/HW in order to expose potential security risks, such as fuzzers or general PoCs.
  • Expect to act as a Product Security Expert and complete any required SDL activities for various IP components.


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.

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor's Degree in in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field with a minimum of 6+ years of industry experience. OR a Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field with a minimum with 4+ years of industry experience:

Your experience should be in the following:

  • System security research, and exploring software + hardware techniques as a method of attack against targets within computing systems.
  • In-depth experience with vulnerability research.
  • Exploit development (published exploits and write-ups on exploiting new classes of issues, new techniques, tools are greatly appreciated).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Reverse Engineering experience (or, for researchers focused on open-source software, demonstrated expertise on reading assembly and writing exploits for complex vulnerability classes) Experience to span security expertise over HW, SW and Firmware domains.
  • Experience to communicate technical info and ideas so others will understand.
  • Experience to coach and motivate less experienced team members to achieve their goals.
  • Experience in security research and community impact, demonstrated by published research and collaboration to community efforts (PoC development proficiency is more appreciated more than certifications).

Inside this Business Group

IP Engineering Group's (IPG) vision Build IPs that power Intel's leadership products and power our customer's silicon. We want to attract & retain talent who get joy in building high quality IP and share our core belief that IP is fundamental to transforming Intel's silicon design process. IPG's guiding principles will be ensuring Quality (Zero Bugs), Customer Obsession (Delight our Customers) and structured Problem Solving. We are a fearless organization transforming IP development.

Other Locations

US, California, Santa Clara;US, Colorado, Fort Collins;US, Massachusetts, Hudson;US, Oregon, Hillsboro;US, Texas, Austin

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
Posted: 2022-05-15 Expires: 2022-06-15

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