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Job ID: JR0154876
Job Category: Engineering
Primary Location: Hillsboro, OR US
Other Locations: US, Arizona, Phoenix;US, California, Folsom
Job Type: Experienced Hire

Senior Embedded Firmware engineer

Job Description

Develop platform BIOS, reference code and related documentation for Intel silicon products such as next generation chipsets and processors. Responsible for authoring BIOS specifications, creating chipset reference code and developing / supporting platform BIOS for Intel's CPUs and chipsets. Work closely with Intel silicon design teams and be responsible for all software and BIOS related issues during the planning, development, and validation stages of the program.

An ideal candidate would exhibit behavioral traits that indicate:

  • Demonstrated ability of analyzing complex technical problems, diagnosing root cause, and finding solutions.


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. Experience listed below would be obtained through a combination of your school work/classes/research and/or relevant previous job.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor degree with 6+ years' experience, Master's degree with 4+ years' experience, or PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering.

8+ years of experience in C/C++ programming skills.

8+ years of experience with development in RTOS / embedded Linux kernel (e.g., boot loader, u-boot, various drivers) and multi-thread application development.

8+ years of experience in embedded Firmware development.

Preferred Qualifications: 

Experience in Open BMC development.

Experience in Platform management firmware development.

Knowledge on BMC, IPMI and other platform management protocols/specifications (DMTF etc).

Knowledge and experience on embedded platform bring-up, debug and usage of debug tools.

Experience with one or more of the following: IPMI, IPMB, I2C, KCS, RGMII, KVM, SOL, WS-MAN.

Familiar with servers and Intel architecture for servers.

Demonstrated expertise in design and implementation of multitasking, event driven real time firmware using C and understanding of RTOS concepts including task switching, deadlocks, and resource management issues.

Demonstrated ability of working well in a diverse and cross geo team environment.

Knowledge of IA architecture and EFI BIOS.

Knowledge of TCP/IP protocol and have experience in solving complicated network issue.

Experience of ARM or equivalent processors.

Inside this Business Group

Intel Architecture, Graphics, and Software (IAGS) brings Intel's technical strategy to life. We have embraced the new reality of competing at a product and solution level—not just a transistor one. We take pride in reshaping the status quo and thinking exponentially to achieve what's never been done before. We've also built a culture of continuous learning and persistent leadership that provides opportunities to practice until perfection and filter ambitious ideas into execution.

Other Locations

US, Arizona, Phoenix;US, California, Folsom

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.

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