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SOC Power Management Architect

Hillsboro, OR 97123
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Job Description

The Intel Client Power Performance and Firmware Architecture group is seeking a candidate to develop Analysis Tools for Power Management for Next-Generation, Leading Edge Client SOC products. The team develops Active and Idle Power Management Architecture and Microarchitecture to enhance SOC Workload Performance and drive Battery Life targets, and defines On-Die Resource Management to unleash IP-Level capabilities.

The qualified candidate will develop Power Management Analysis Tools which will be utilized for Silicon-Level Debug and Characterization of SOC Workloads for Performance and Power Efficiency. The candidate may opportunistically also own Power management definition at Subsystem levels from Product Definition phases through Post-Silicon enabling, working with Firmware, Logic Design, and Validation teams to ensure quality in implementation and productization.

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

  • Develops Analysis tools to evaluate and debug complex features and ensures that software and hardware designs interface correctly

  • Designs framework for particular functions.

  • Defines, documents and tests processes for inclusion into technical platforms, subsystem specifications, input/output and working parameters for hardware and/or software compatibility.

  • Identifies, analyzes and resolves subsystem and/or SoC design weaknesses.

  • Improves health of current generation product and Influences the shaping of future products

  • Provides multilayered technical expertise for next generation initiatives.


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. Experience listed below would be obtained through a combination of your school work/classes/research and/or relevant previous job and/or internship experiences.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering with 2+ years of experience.


Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering.


PhD in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering.

Experience should in the following areas:

  • CPU and Computer Architecture

  • Software Programming/ Scripting: Python, C/ C++

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in RTL-level Logic Design and Validation

  • Experience in PnP (power estimation and projections, post silicon correlation, architectural tradeoffs)

  • Experience in Power Management

Inside this Business Group

In the Design Engineering Group (DEG), we take pride in developing the best-in-class SOCs, Cores, and IPs that power Intels products. From development, to integration, validation, and manufacturing readiness, our mission is to deliver leadership products through the pursuit of Moores Law and groundbreaking innovations.  DEG is Intels engineering group, supplying silicon to business units as well as other engineering teams.  As a critical provider of all Intel products, DEG leadership has a responsibility to ensure the delivery of these products in a cost efficient and effective manner.

Other Locations

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.

Posted: 2022-05-16 Expires: 2022-06-16

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