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Sr. Operating Systems Engineer - Remote

Arizona; Hillsboro, Oregon; Austin, Texas; Washington, DC; Seattle, Washington; Dallas, Texas Job ID JR0205715 Job Category Engineering Work Mode Hybrid Experience Level Experienced
Job Description

The Microsoft Technology Center (MTC) within the Software and Advanced Technologies Group (SATG) is searching for energetic and passionate Sr. OS Software Engineer.

In this position, you will have the opportunity to contribute to architecture, development, analysis, and debug of operating system software enhancements for Microsoft operating systems (OS) ranging from small form-factor devices and PCs 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.

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.

  • Analyzing and debugging complex functional and performance issues in the operating system on Intel processor based platforms.

  • Defining and driving processor and platform features and architecture definition into future Intel processors and platforms.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • A completed Bachelor's with 6+ years of experience, Master’s degree with 4+ years of experience, and/or Ph.D. with 2+ years of experience

  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, Computational Sciences, or related technical discipline

  • Experience in C/C++, object-oriented programming, Data Structures and Algorithms (Sorting, Hashing, etc.), Software performance Optimization, and Debugging

  • Significant Experience in OS Kernel and Driver development

  • Significant Experience in Virtualization technology HyperV, Xen, KVM or other Hypervisors

  • Experience with x86 Platform and Windows OS startup sequence and boot flows

  • Experience with OS fundamentals, OS internals, OS-level APIs

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with performance optimization tools and methodologies (VTune, Giraffe, etc.)

  • Experience with Virtualization and Containers: Hyper-V, KVM, Linux, VMware, Docker, or Kubernetes

  • Experience with tools such as IDES, Git, GitHub, Jira and/or Wikis

  • Experience with Intel X86, X64 architecture and related platform technologies

  • Experience with Intel VTOS Kernel debugging

  • Experience with Driver development and Windows Driver Framework

  • Experience with Knowledge of IO technologies such as PCIe, USB, Thunderbolt

  • Experience with Intel VT/VT-dKernel debugging

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Enable amazing computing experiences with Intel Software continues to shape the way people think about computing – across CPU, GPU, and FPGA architectures. Get your hands on new technology and collaborate with some of the smartest people in the business. Our developers and software engineers work in all software layers, across multiple operating systems and platforms to enable cutting-edge solutions. Ready to solve some of the most complex software challenges? Explore an impactful and innovative career in Software.

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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.
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:

Annual Salary Range for jobs which could be performed in US, Colorado:$187,370.00-$299,710.00

Working Model
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. In certain circumstances the work model may change to accommodate business needs.
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