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Strategic Software Architect

San Jose, CA 95113
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Job Description

As a Strategic Software Architect, for the advanced heterogeneous integrated packaging organization within the Programmable Solutions Group (PSG), you will define and translate requirements from both government, Defense Industrial Base (DIB) and commercial customers to Intel engineering teams for FPGA software tools. This role is an Individual Contributor who will partner with Sales, Marketing, vertical Business Groups, System Application Engineering, Engineering and Operations to evaluate and propose technical solutions, develop roadmap requirements, and aid in the development of the long-term business model.

Your scope of responsibilities will also include:

  • Interface to government SMEs and translating requirements to Intel SMEs/Engineering
  • Identify and propose new needs for government deliverables (evaluate options in existing contracts)
  • Drive long term growth by building relationships, creating strategies, and facilitating technology collaboration with strategic customers.
  • Translating Defense Industrial Base and Commercial customer SW requirements and the key liaison with SMEs in Quartus Programming Tool, Soft and Hard IP teams.
  • Input and feedback to strategic and product marketing for solution and product development and planning.

You as a successful candidate, will demonstrate:

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to articulate strategic topics to internal/external audiences.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Skill to resolve complex problems, propose process, and execute solutions.
  • Drive to deliver in a matrix organization


You must possess the below minimum education requirements and minimum required qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Relevant experience can be obtained through schoolwork, classes, project work, internships, and/or military experience. Additional preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates.


Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field

Minimum Qualifications

10+ years of working experience inclusive of:

  • EDA tools development (FPGA, ASIC, GPU, CPU, SoC, etc.) or related high-tech industry.

  • EDA and Silicon design flow experience

  • FPGA Soft IP development flow experience

  • RTL development experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • 15+ years of working experience in EDA industry/tools development

  • Experience with functional timing closure, Power modeling.

  • Experience with EMIF, Transceivers, I/O Interfaces and/or Signal Processing.

  • Experience in Synthesis, P&R, Floor planning tools.

  • Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, or related field.

Inside this Business Group

The Programmable Solutions Group (PSG) was formed from the acquisition of Altera. As part of Intel, PSG will create market-leading programmable logic devices that deliver a wider range of capabilities than customers experience today. Combining Altera's industry-leading FPGA technology and customer support with Intel's world-class semiconductor manufacturing capabilities will enable customers to create the next generation of electronic systems with unmatched performance and power efficiency. PSG takes pride in creating an energetic and dynamic work environment that is driven by ingenuity and innovation. We believe the growth and success of our group is directly linked to the growth and satisfaction of our employees. That is why PSG is committed to a work environment that is flexible and collaborative, and allows our employees to reach their full potential.

Other Locations

US, Arizona, Phoenix;US, California, San Diego;US, California, Santa Clara;US, Massachusetts, Hudson;US, Oregon, Hillsboro;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
Intel is committed to a culture of accessibility.  Intel provides accommodations to applicants and employees with disabilities.  Find information and request accommodation here
Posted: 2022-05-15 Expires: 2022-06-15

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