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Job ID: JR0164882
Job Category: Engineering
Primary Location: Gdansk, PL
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Job Type: Experienced Hire

Linux Developer (Ethernet)

Job Description

Join Intel and build a better tomorrow.

The Data Platforms Group at Intel is at the heart of our transformation from a PC company to a company which powers the cloud and billions of smart, connected computing devices.

Data center technologies created in Intel's R&D Center in Gdańsk, Poland are being applied in wide range of products that are used in virtually every computing center that exists in the world, as well as integrated into products and services offered by Intel’s direct customers.

Our great Team is looking for a Linux Developer Engineer to work on development of Intel SmartNIC and 5G products.

  • The position is addressed for someone passionate about computer networks and who wants to participate in the software development for next gen network solutions.

  • The main activities will focus on Linux Operating system and acceleration compute intensive networking operation by Hardware.

  • The scope of work will span firmware development, device drivers development, and OS utilities development depending on the program needs.

  • You will have an opportunity to work very closely with internal and external stakeholders.

  • Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Actively participating in all major stages of software development lifecycle, e.g. research, implementation, validation, post-release support activities. Most part of the job includes direct code creation.

  • Implementing, unit testing and debugging software according to specifications and conforming to the coding standards.

  • Participation in code review, code analysis, code profiling and tuning.

  • Occasionally travelling to and assisting the customers or other Intel teams located across the globe

We are seeking a person who is creative and innovative and has a strong passion for designing, developing and implementing software. The ideal candidate should exhibit the excellent interpersonal and communication skills to be able to work across different teams and often play leading technical role.


Important for us:

  • Advanced C/C++ programming skills (minimum 3 years)

  • Good understanding of computer networking (Ethernet, TCP/IP)

  • Developer-level experience with Linux operating system (preferably kernel development)

  • Good written and verbal English communication skills

  • Team player attitude


  • C Programming, Device Driver development, Linux Kernel development, protocol stack development/enhancements e.g. TCP/IP, UDP/IP, Socket layer development/enhancements, including network virtualization.

  • Debugging network protocols, experience in use of PCI analyzer and ethernet analyzer

  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Test Driven Development concepts

  • On top of the above, Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a similar technical area is required to be considered for this position.

At Intel, employees share in successes, enjoy comprehensive rewards and are inspired by an innovative & inclusive workplace.

What can you expect when there is a match between us?

High level of visibility, credibility and empowerment you can take for granted.

You will own and drive several projects and initiatives, run on various organizational levels.

Our offer:

  • You will be working with the newest technology worldwide

  • You will be a part of our big R&D Center in Gdańsk

  • You will be working across a group of professionals

  • We guarantee you will be working in a safe environment, in an Organization which profoundly understands the current health situation worldwide. Either at your own home, or in our premises if needed, the security and wellbeing of you and your family stands as our utmost responsibility.

  • You will have constant opportunities to develop your professional career through technical and soft skills trainings, taking part in innovation projects or rotational programs

  • Also flexible working hours are important for us

  • And our Amazing Benefits to make life easier and more enjoyable are waiting for you:

Stock Program, Annual and Quarterly Bonuses, Employee Pension Plan, Medical Plan and life insurance for you and your Family, Peer to peer recognition, Ticket restaurant Card, Multisport Card / Holiday card, Groups of enthusiasts, Exclusive employee discounts, (online) events and many more - Aga ( from Talent Acquisition Team will share all details during an interview.

Materials important for you - to prepare yourself for an interview and to learn more about Intel.

Inside this Business Group

The Data Center Group (DCG) is at the heart of Intel’s transformation from a PC company to a company that runs the cloud and billions of smart, connected computing devices. The data center is the underpinning for every data-driven service, from artificial intelligence to 5G to high-performance computing, and DCG delivers the products and technologies—spanning software, processors, storage, I/O, and networking solutions—that fuel cloud, communications, enterprise, and government data centers around the world.

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