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Job ID: JR0047472
Job Category: Engineering
Primary Location: Santa Clara, CA US
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GNSS Software Engineer

Job Description

Intel is searching for an experienced, self-motivated C and C++ software engineer to join the GNSS Software Group to help with the design, development and testing of its core GNSS and A-GNSS software intellectual property. The team is responsible for developing solutions for Intel's range of GNSS & A-GNSS products primarily focused at the Smartphone, Tablet, PC and Wearable's markets.

Main responsibilities:

  • Define the architecture of, implement, test and analyse GNSS, A-GNSS and augmented location & navigation algorithms written in modern C and C++
  • Support of customer releases and verification activities
  • Critical analysis of diagnostic data from simulator and field testing of A-GNSS reference designs and customer cellphones / smartphones
  • Write, test and maintain monitoring systems to ensure the highest level of software accuracy, reliability and stability

People and Business:

  • Ability to work autonomously as well as a member of a small team 2-10 people essential.
  • Good communication skills Quality documentation & status reporting
  • Ability to manage workload to deliver results on time Full Driving License Able and willing to travel worldwide to meet customers and partners


  • Degree in Computer Science or related engineering or scientific discipline 4+ years of software development experience in a commercial environment

    • Software development in modern C and C++Real-time, embedded software design, implementation and problem-solving
    • Experienced in the use of good software methodologies and practices
    • Experienced in the use of configuration management and revision control systems git, Perforce
    • Familiarity with scripting languages Matlab, python, GNU tools, regular expressions
    • Experience with defect-tracking systems Jira, ClearQuest
    • Results-orientated with a track record in problem solving, lateral thinking and rapid delivery

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience with C++11/14 language features
    • Familiarity with MS Visual StudioFamiliarity with MacOS and XCode
    • Familiarity with Linux and the gcc tool chain Background in Location Measurement Technologies, preferably satellite based, GPS, GNSS, etc
    • Understanding of regression analysis, least square method and Kalman filters
    • Familiarity with GPS, GLONASS, SBAS, QZSS, Beidou and Galileo signals and measurement processing
    • Familiarity with the use of low cost Sensors / MEMS for location.

Inside this Business Group

Communication & Devices Group: The wireless revolution at Intel! We are one team - passionate engineers and technologists from diverse industry backgrounds working together to realize a world of connected computing. We are bringing the best ideas from the brightest minds to deliver future mobile experiences into the market. We are on the journey towards making Intel a wireless leader with exciting products for the Internet of Things, 5G and an opportunity to change the world with your work.

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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