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Job ID: JR0013540
Job Category: Engineering
Primary Location: Folsom, CA US
Other Locations: Oregon, Hillsboro; California, Santa Clara;
Job Type: College Grad

Software Application Engineer

Job Description

The Software Application Engineer works with the world's leading software companies, Service Providers and Original Equipment Manufacturers to enhance the performance their applications on Intel processor based client systems. The Software Application Engineer will have the opportunity of influencing not just the software that end users use on their platforms but also have an excellent opportunity to influence Intel's next generation ingredient features including graphics, Input/Output, wireless technologies etc. by interacting with teams in Intel's business groups.

Roles and responsibilities may include the following:

  • Analyzes, designs, programs, debugs, and modifies software enhancements and/or new products.
  • Work directly with companies that develop applications software, focuses on enabling and optimization of 3rdparty software applications. Code may be used in a wide variety of commercial or end-user applications.
  • Using current programming language and technologies, writes code, completes programming, and performs testing and debugging of applications.

The ideal candidate should exhibit the following behavior skills:

  • Strong verbal, written and presentation skills to interface with and influence, management and other stakeholders, including peer Software Application Engineers.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively work as part of a team.


You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. 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 Requirements:
- Must have a Bachelor or Master degree in Computer Science or related field.
-At the bachelor level the candidate must have the unrestricted right to work in the US without requiring sponsorship.
- Minimum of 6 months experience with:
• Software Development including application design and development
• Programming with C/C++
• Standard Algorithms

Preferred Qualifications
-Software performance skills performance profiling.
-Performing algorithmic or low level code optimizations in C/C++ applications
- Experience with multi-threading and multi-tasking concepts for applications
- Experience in Qt, Java*, .NET*, and C , distributed computing paradigms such as WebServices, XML.
- Familiarity with the Linux environment.

Inside this Business Group

The Intel Software and Services Group (SSG) connects Intel to the worldwide software community. SSG strives to bring competitive advantage to Intel platforms by helping independent software vendors, operating system developers, OEMs, channel members and systems integrators deliver exceptional customer value and achieve differentiation on Intel® processor technologies. SSG provides global leadership to the software community through its technical expertise, industry enabling activities, and developer products and programs.

Other Locations

Oregon, Hillsboro; California, Santa Clara;

Posting Statement. Intel prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

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