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Networking Software Engineer (Hybrid)

Phoenix, AZ 85003
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Job ID: JR0222678
Job Category: Software Engineering
Primary Location: Phoenix, AZ US
Other Locations: US, California, Santa Clara;US, Oregon, Hillsboro
Job Type: Experienced Hire

Networking Software Engineer (Hybrid)

Job Description

We are looking for motivated, passionate, and talented member to join our Network Architecture and System Engineering (NASE) data plane technologies team. We're a strong, vibrant cross-site team which helps drive Intel Network platforms, Network Edge Solutions (with Foundational NICs, Smart NICs, IPUs, Switching/Routing platforms, and XEON based data plane accelerations) to position new E2E solutions for the vertical segments in SASE, SDWAN, and 5G deployments.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to develop prevailing edge scenarios, workloads, distributed applications, and intersection of networking technology with these use cases. You will need networking skills to dive deep into cloud native networking stack, data plane technologies, and IA server platforms. You will utilize these skills to analyze edge network fabric performance in distributed application environment and build new platform capabilities in the network edge for various vertical segments (SASE, BRAS, and 5G). You will have an excellent opportunity to influence various teams in NPG System architecture group and shape the future network edge features in Intel platforms and network products.

As a Networking Software Engineer, you will:

  • Design, develop, integrate, test, validate, and debugs software across multiple layers of the software stack spanning firmware, drivers, operating systems, middleware, frameworks, algorithms, and applications for a specific technology, product/platform, and/or market segment, including the development of software to enable specific features, capabilities, solutions, reference platforms, or Intel products.

The ideal candidate should exhibit the following traits:

  • Willingness to take calculated risks and stretch to achieve ambitious goals.
  • Excellent communication skills and proven experience to work as part of a dynamic, multisite team.
  • Willingness to foster an inclusive team-oriented working environment.
  • Analytical and logical problem-solving skills paired with creativity.
  • Being a hands-on engineer who can design, implement, and deploy complete solutions harnessing both hardware and software ingredients solving real world customer problems.


Candidates must possess the below minimum education requirements and minimum required qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Additional preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates.

Education Requirement:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science Electrical Engineering or related field plus 3+ years of industry work experience OR Master's degree in Computer Science Electrical Engineering or related field plus 2+ years of industry work experience.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience in network concepts, networking protocols understanding, along with experience in standard network interface APIs knowledge in HW/SW interfacing API development such as SAI, P4 PI, P4 Runtime, or SONiC OS development is highly preferable.
  • 3+ years of development experience in control plane stacks in switch/router, NIC cards, and Intel server platforms.
  • 3+ years of experience of solid C/C++ language to develop software applications, APIs, and glue logic for external customer software integration. Experience in the design, implementation, programming, debugging skills, and data structures understanding.
  • 1+ years of experience in Data Center Technologies with underlay and overlay separation and protocols such as VRRP, VXLAN/Geneve, L3VPN/EVPN, and Routing protocols such as BGP and IGP.

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in programmable device using P4, DPDK, OVS, network and security protocols, or SASE domain experience.
  • Experience with Forwarding API support, gRPC, configuration management of switch data plane.
  • Experience with Virtualization Kubernetes and cloud native technologies.
  • Experience in operating system architecture such as memory management IPC scheduling task switching concurrent memory access event driven programming.
  • Experience in multi-threaded programming modes.

Benefits Statement:

Here at Intel, we invest in our people. Beyond health, dental, and retirement benefits, Intel’s benefits package includes 14 paid holidays per calendar year, three weeks of paid vacation, four-week paid sabbatical every four years of employment, family planning care including adoption and fertility assistance, and over 45 diverse employee resource groups for networking and advocacy.  Intel also offers employees five bonuses per year dependent on overall company and personal performance, and an employee stock purchase program.

Inside this Business Group

The Network & Edge Group brings together our network connectivity and edge into a business unit chartered to drive technology end to end product leadership. It's leadership Ethernet, Switch, IPU, Photonics, Network and Edge portfolio is comprised of leadership products critically important to our customers.

Other Locations

US, California, Santa Clara;US, Oregon, Hillsboro

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.

Work Model for this Role

This role will be eligible for our hybrid work model which allows employees to split their time between working on-site at their assigned Intel site and off-site.

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Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-12

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