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Job ID: JR0196039
Job Category: Intern/Student
Primary Location: Folsom, CA US
Other Locations: US, Oregon, Hillsboro;US, Texas, Austin
Job Type: Intern

SIlicon Firmware development Intern

Job Description

Come and join us! Intel is seeking a candidate for an internship in our System Firmware Products (SFP) Group developing security firmware for Intel products.As a member of a team, you will work closely with and take direction from the lead engineer(s) to deliver high quality firmware solutions on client platforms.

Some of the job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop platform firmware, reference code and related documentation for Intel silicon products.
  • Develop and Integrate firmware on post and pre silicon environment.
  • Develop firmware profiling testing hooks for new client security feature.
  • Create tools and automation to improve firmware development efficiency.

The ideal candidate should exhibit the below behavior skills:

  • Ability to present technical papers/projects to external/internal teams.
  • Ability to multitask and solve complex firmware problems.
  • Eager to learn and learn fast.


You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Experience listed below would be obtained through a combination of your school work/classes/research and/or relevant previous job and/or internship experiences.

Education Requirement

Must be pursuing a Master's or PhD. degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering or related field.

Minimum Qualifications

3+ months of experience with:

  • C and C++
  • BIOS/Firmware development
  • Computer architecture and operating system

Preferred Qualifications

Assembly x86 programming is plus.

Debug methodologies, Visual Studio, code versioning Tool chain.

Project experience - software development, debug, validation.

Inside this Business Group

Enable amazing computing experiences with Intel Software continues to shape the way people think about computing – across CPU, GPU, and FPGA architectures. Get your hands on new technology and collaborate with some of the smartest people in the business. Our developers and software engineers work in all software layers, across multiple operating systems and platforms to enable cutting-edge solutions. Ready to solve some of the most complex software challenges? Explore an impactful and innovative career in Software.

Other Locations

US, Oregon, Hillsboro;US, Texas, Austin

Intel strongly encourages employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Intel aligns to federal, state, and local laws and as a contractor to the U.S. Government is subject to government mandates that may be issued. Intel policies for COVID-19 including guidance about testing and vaccination are subject to change over time.

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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