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Job ID: JR0054467
Job Category: Engineering
Primary Location: Hillsboro, OR US
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Job Type: College Grad

Operating System Software Engineer

Job Description

The Windows OS Division WOS within the Software Services Group SSG is searching for energetic and passionate Software OS Engineers. In this position, you will have the wonderful opportunity to learn, grow and excel! You will have the opportunity to contribute to architecture, development, analysis, and debug of operating system software enhancements for Microsoft operating systems OS and Microsoft virtualization products ranging from small form-factor devices to servers. You will be working closely with engineering and architecture leads from the product groups at Intel and Microsoft to define and enable the next generation technologies to be competitive in performance and power. Come join our fearless team of risk takers, bar raisers and game changers!

Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to: Researching, implementing, and driving adoption of optimized alternatives and algorithms for Windows* OS products. These optimizations will involve power and performance optimizations and feature enhancements to support advanced Intel's microprocessors, chipsets, and platforms. Reviewing and enabling processor and platform features for core Windows* OS and virtualization products. Analyzing and evaluating system and processor errata for current systems and future Intel processors and platforms. Defining and driving processor and platform features and architecture definition into future Intel processors and platforms.

The ideal candidate should exhibit the following behavior skills:

  • Strong problem solving in a team environment.
  • Ability to manage and juggle multiple projects deliverables and timelines.
  • Ability to work with minimal direction and ambiguity to specifics.
  •  Good verbal and written communications skills.

This is an entry level position and will be compensated accordingly.


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's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field.

At the bachelor level applicants must have a legal right to work in the US without sponsorship.

Minimum 9 months experience:

  • C programming
  • OS Fundamentals
  • CPU Architecture

Preferred Qualifications:

Hands-on experience debugging system software and drivers.

Experience with system level software development or prototyping is highly desired

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.

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