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Open Source Principal Software and Systems Technologist

Santa Clara, California; Hillsboro, Oregon; Austin, Texas; Phoenix, Arizona; Arizona; Remote Job ID JR0228673 Job Category Engineering Work Mode Fully Remote Experience Level Experienced
Job Description

About the Group:

Intel is undergoing a significant business transformation, making it among the biggest, most highly watched business reinventions ever. Our customers and partners trust that we bring the highest level of engineering and manufacturing excellence, invention, insight, and service and continue to be on the leading edge of technological breakthroughs that create new capabilities and categories, transform industries, and improve lives.

Intel now operates in a wider competitive set, with growing capabilities and new entrants whose innovation, investment, and momentum shift Intel's position from an industry incumbent to a challenger brand. We are sharpening our focus as a company to deliver leadership products in every category in which we compete. IT has a critical role to play as we help our business partners drive the capabilities they need, and help our customers transform their businesses for the future.

About the role:

Intel Corporate Strategy Office has a mission to Inform and guide Intel's executive staff on best-in-class Information Systems practices and trends and recommend actionable operational targets.

As Open Source Principal Software Technologist, you will help drive some of Intel's highest-consequence strategic undertakings....while covering the enormous topic of software writ large. While Intel has historically had impressive talent depth around low-level platform software, our hope is that you will bring technical aptitude higher up the stack to complement Intel's historical strengths. You will be keeping a pulse on external innovation, informing and advising Intel's executive community on the latest software trends. A particular emphasis on the Open Source community will be important for success. Your work will inform and influence corporate strategy on everything from investments, mergers and acquisitions, partnership, and technical strategies.

In this role, you will:

  • Develop industry scan and competitive technical analysis per CSO needs
  • Inform and advise Intel's executive community on technology trends that will shape the future of the industry
  • Ensure that business analysis for ICAP/Intel Strategy is grounded in a strong technological understanding
  • Work with multiple business units-from our Software and Advanced Technology Group to the Data Center and Artificial Intelligence Group to the Sales and Marketing Group-to help inform and adopt strategy
  • Participate in industry forums and technical committees, synthesize secondary data looking for trends and insights, identify and close gaps in the collective knowledge base
  • Identify key operational challenges, develop insights, strategies, methodologies and systems to resolve

A successful candidate will exhibit the following behavioral traits:

  • Comfortable navigating ambiguity and adapting to dynamic, shifting priorities
  • Demonstrated analytical, communication, and influencing skills
  • Comfortable influencing at the VP/Senior Executive/Fellow level across the entire organization including and up to the CEO.

In addition to considering candidates across the US for this position, this role can also be performed out of our location in Israel.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or similar, Master’s or PhD in Computers Science preferred.
  • 15+ years first-hand experience driving software creation, transformation, and/or adoption  internally and externally through commercial products and/or open-source projects.
  • 5+ years of experience making platform decisions or consultative recommendations for deployment of large-scale projects
  • Experience ramping and upskilling quickly on tight timelines

Inside this Business Group
Corporate Strategy Office is chartered to support the executive office in driving corporate initiatives, including near and long-term strategy, major cross-group decision making and ensuring cross-company alignment.  To deliver to that mission, the team owns shaping, driving and synthesizing insights to directionally orient trends as well as long range strategic planning/visioning , cross company alignment and greenfield innovation.  Communications are essential to drive alignment so there is a focus on communications, community and acumen development.  The team is ccommitted to ensuring that Intel efforts are aligned to, and actively driving success toward the most impactful business strategies.

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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:

Annual Salary Range for jobs which could be performed in US, Colorado:$171,710.00-$274,890.00

Working Model
This role is available as a fully home-based and generally would require you to attend Intel sites only occasionally based on business need. This role may also be available as 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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