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Senior Linux Software Engineer

Hillsboro, OR 97123
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Job Description

In an increasingly cloud-centric world where more and more applications are deployed on the cloud, client-side compute continues to play an important role in delivering superior end user experience. By making differentiated client capabilities accessible to applications and developers, the Client Ecosystem Development team in Client Computing Group brings new products to market in collaboration with new and existing ecosystem partners.

If working in a startup like environment to build and launch IA based solutions while creating new business opportunities excites you, come join our growing team of engineers, architects and business professionals developing innovative SW capabilities and solutions with Linux on Intel platforms. We build and launch targeted solutions for vertical markets with our strategic ecosystem partners (Cloud Service Providers & OEMs).

As a Senior Software Engineer and the go to person for all things Linux, you will join a team of employees working on a solution being built from the ground up with a customized and Intel optimized lightweight Linux OS. A successful candidate will have an established background in developing and delivering commercial SW products with geographically distributed teams, strong technical ability, and execution skills to deliver results in a fast paced environment.

The ideal candidate should exhibit the following behavioral traits

  • Fast learner and problem solver motivated to take on new challenges

  • Self-starter with the ability to influence, facilitate and drive key technology decisions with stakeholders and senior management


You must possess the education and 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


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or STEM related field with minimum 8-10+ years' experience developing production quality software, or

Master's Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or STEM related field with 6+ years of experience

Minimum Qualifications

  • 3+ years' experience with Linux OS, kernel, user space, middleware architecture and development on client platforms

  • 1-2 years' Experience creating and maintaining Linux distros while building/integrating new capabilities and optimizations

  • 2+ years' experience with media/graphics/display, media frameworks, codecs and streaming technologies

  • 7+ years' experience in C++, C

  • 5-7 years' experience with Git and CI/CD development environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • Open Source development experience with Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Redhat or other desktop distributions

  • Experience with Agile SW development

  • Excellent analytical and debugging skills

Inside this Business Group

The Client Computing Group (CCG) is responsible for driving business strategy and product development for Intel's PC products and platforms, spanning form factors such as notebooks, desktops, 2 in 1s, all in ones. Working with our partners across the industry, we intend to continue to advance PC experiences to deliver the real-world performance people demand. As the largest business unit at Intel, CCG is investing more heavily in the PC, ramping its capabilities even more aggressively, and designing the PC experience even more deliberately, including delivering a predictable cadence of leadership products. As a result, we are able to fuel innovation across Intel, providing an important source of IP and scale, as well as help the company deliver on its purpose of enriching the lives of every person on earth.

Other Locations

US, California, Folsom;US, California, Santa Clara

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.

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

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