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Server System Validation and Debug Engineer

Hillsboro, OR 97123
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Become a member of one of the largest engineering companies in the world!

Your Team

We are Data Products Architecture and Engineering (DPEA) within Data Center and Artificial Intelligence (DCAI) driving Data Center and Cloud transformation through innovation, reliability and proven performance. There are reasons Intel is the global leader and preferred provider of server technology and products. Intel understands the needs of the modern data center and harnesses its years of experience and design expertise to deliver a broad portfolio of innovative server products, systems, and solutions to help businesses grow and be competitive in the market. Our team is motivated and passionate engineers to the core of our heart. We are looking for leaders and path finders.

We are seeking a Server Platform Validation and Debug engineer to join the Intel Xeon Accelerated Performance/ Scalable Performance (AP/SP) Platform Integration and Validation team. This role as Platform Debug Engineer is responsible for working with reference and custom systems to define, coordinate, and validation of server platforms that showcase Intel's futuristic datacenter products. This position requires a combination of validation and execution engineering.

A system validation/debug engineer is the critical link among the silicon, board, system, ingredient development teams, and the platform integration/validation teams ensuring effective root cause and issue resolution. Projects will be varied, including new reference designs for Intel Xeon SP/AP server platforms, high-volume customer designs, and unique one-off customer designs.

You can just not see the futuristic products getting unfolded but be a part of it, build it, take pride in it.

Your Responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Execute Server platform Pre-Silicon and Post-Silicon validation plans for current and future products.

  • Perform validation to ensure quality of Server Platform and Silicon.

  • Debug issues found during Pre-silicon, Power-On, Post-silicon, Customer engagement to product release.

  • Participate Cross-functional engagement with Design, Silicon validation, IP teams, Execution/Automation teams and Program leads.

  • Develop and execute validation tasks, review requirements coverage, lead execution, drive debug and taskforces for issues resolution.

  • Developing test content to cover product requirements accordingly.

  • Validation of Hardware and Software through test development, setup, execution, result analysis and debugging issues.

  • Investigate and resolve issues related to hardware, firmware, IFWI, OS, Software.

Behavioral Traits:

  • Self-motivated, make decisions where needed.

  • Willing to deal with ambiguity.

  • Problem-solving skills.

  • Written and verbal communication skills.

  • Networking and influencing skills.

  • Track record of team skills and collaboration skills.

For information on Intels immigration sponsorship guidelines, please see:

Intel U.S. Immigration Sponsorship Information    


You must possess 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. Experience listed below would be obtained through a combination of your school work/classes/research and/or relevant previous job and/or internship experiences. This is an entry level position and will be compensated accordingly.

Minimum Requirements:

The candidate must have a Bachelors of Science degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Computer Engineering/Science, Physics/Mathematics or related field.

Minimum Qualifications:

3+ months of experience in:

  • Validating Silicon and/or Platform.

  • Hardware debugging at component level.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Hardware experience in Platform/CPU/SoC and/or Chipset, and/or one or more of the subsystems preferably Memory, Power management or Electrical.

  • Platform Debug Stability Validation methodologies.

  • Computer Architecture knowledge.

  • Server CPU, Platform, Virtual machines experience.

  • Optane memory, board bring up, board schematics and debug.

Inside this Business Group

The Data Platforms Engineering and Architecture (DPEA) Group invents, designs & builds the world's most critical computing platforms which fuel Intel's most important business and solve the world's most fundamental problems. DPEA enables that data center which 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.

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.

Work Model for this Role

This role will be eligible for our hybrid work model which allows employees to split their time between working on-site at their assigned Intel site and off-site.

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

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