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Job ID: JR0092691
Job Category: Engineering Support
Primary Location: Beijing, Beijing CN
Other Locations: PRC, Shanghai
Job Type: Experienced Hire

Sr. System Architect

Job Description
Join the team that drives innovation for Intel powered client systems such thin and light laptops, cellular connected PCs, gaming systems, connected home devices and more. The cross functional team consists of talented program managers, product planners, hardware architects, software and hardware engineering. They collaboratively define, develop and scale next-generation system designs and user experiences.

The System Architect will be responsible for driving the definition of the next generation platform and reference designs for a diverse range of products.

Responsibilities and Duties include:
As lead platform architect from concept phase through execution and delivery of products to customers, the candidate shall perform a number of core architecture functions including:
- Definition of requirements for various functional sub-systems of the future SoC and platform.
- Analysis of process technology options and partitioning optimizing performance, functionality and cost.
- Identify and coordinate/drive Tech Readiness (TR) efforts related to definition of SoC and/or platform.
- Drive core platform architecture functions including definition of use cases, SoC IP features, disposition of bugs/issues, delivery of technical specs, PnP targets and decisions related to SKUing and product management
- Support all management reviews related to the platform from architecture perspective and lead customer design-win engagements as lead platform architect.
- Drive down total landed system cost through cost innovation, leveraging of China supply ecosystem and design for manufacturing.
- Hands-on leader of a team of System Architecture specialists.


Qualifications

The selected candidate shall possess the following skills and experience:
- Track record in driving system level cost reduction and cost innovation for smartphone platforms optimized for affordability.
- Strong working knowledge of smartphone/tablet/PC reference designs in aspects such as components selection and tradeoff analyses (use-cases, thermal management, power management and cost).
- Strong working knowledge of Android and/or Windows environment for mobile platforms.
- Experience in analyzing cross-domain system-level bugs and issues and ability to lead cross-domain teams as needed to drive TTM resolution.
- Strong working knowledge of SoC design, process technology and design methodology for SoCs.
- Knowledge of engineering processes and forums such as War Room, PXT and ability to influence key decisions.
- Experience in delivering or making significant visible contributions in management forums and reviews.
- Experience in leading a team of specialists both as Line- and Project manager.
- Fluency in English and Mandarin is required.

Candidate shall possess a Masters or PhD in Electrical/Computer Engineering with 7 years or more working experience in designing mobile and or PC platforms.

Inside this Business Group

The Client Computing Group is responsible for all aspects of the client computing business across Phone, Phablet, Tablet and PC platforms, leading Intel's efforts to transform client computing through technologies, new form factors, and driving Intel's corporate-wide user experience initiatives. This spans all client device brands including hardware, software and connectivity ingredients for phones, tablets, Ultrabook™, All-in-Ones, 2 in 1 computing devices, and home gateways.



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PRC, Shanghai

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