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Software Development Engineer

Austin, Texas Job ID JR0235745 Job Category Engineering Work Mode Hybrid Experience Level
Job Description

You will be part of Intel Core validation tool development team. You will be developing tool to validate all Intel cores for its correctness in memory ordering and coherency. You will be not only developing the tool with your strong software development expertise, but also understand the test coverage it will provide to the Intel core's micro architectural features that are being tested. You will be responsible to develop new tool features to cover new hardware features, improve tools existing functionality for better bug finding, performance, debuggability and performance throughput. You will need to understand the tool and its ecosystem holistically to deliver high quality tool to Intel Validators.

In this role responsibilities include, although not limited to:

  • Creates, defines and develops system validation environment and test suites.

  • Uses and applies emulation and platform level tools and techniques to ensure performance to spec.

  • Responsible for the development of methodologies, execution of validation plans, and debug of failures.

  • Requires broad understanding of multiple system areas and requires interfaces with Architecture, Design, and Pre silicon Validation teams in improving post silicon test content and providing feedback for future o ndie debug features.

In addition to the qualifications listed below, the ideal candidate will demonstrate the following traits:

  • Self-motivation.

  • Learning.

  • Communication.

  • Problem solving.

  • Teamwork skills.


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.

Minimum Qualifications:

Candidate must possess a PhD in Computer Engineering or related branch and 2+ years of experience, or a master's degree in Computer Engineering or related branch and 4+ years of experience, or a bachelor's degree in Software development or a related field and 6+ years of experience in:

  • C Programming experience.

  • Scripts: Python.

  • OS concepts, hands on experience in Data structures, algorithms, Debugging.

  • Knowledge of x86 or other CPU architectures (Power PC/ RISC-V/ARM64 etc).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Assembly language usage and understanding is a plus.

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 Intel’s products. From development, to integration, validation, and manufacturing readiness, our mission is to deliver leadership products through the pursuit of Moore’s Law and groundbreaking innovations.  DEG is Intel’s 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.

Covid Statement
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.
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:

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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