Intel SOC Design Engineer - Micro-architect in Hudson, Massachusetts

Job Description

As the ASIC microarchitect, you will be part of the exciting work being done by the Systems Engineering team in Intel's Non-Volatile Memory Solutions Group (NSG) which is developing Solid-State Drive (SSD) controller ASICs for both NAND and 3DXP designs. This is an excellent opportunity for a creative and motivated engineer to join NSG on a growing team working on next-generation products.

In this position, you will be working with the system architecture and firmware teams to help craft our next SSD controller ASICs. The work involves understanding the inter-relation between the ASIC and the firmware, the performance and power requirements, the system architecture, and then crafting of the ASIC top-level design (coordinating with IP teams’ deliverables). The person in this role is also a leader on the ASIC design team, guiding the full-chip design work and ensuring that the development continues to align with the project goals.

We are looking for people who want to contribute to an organization that is expanding its methodology to enable high re-use & parallel development to service growing project demand. The ASIC micro-architect is expected to be a technical leader in the team and in the organization, as well.


The ideal candidate should exhibit the following behavioral traits:

  • Ability to design and communicate complete micro-architectural designs.

  • Strong problem-solving debugging skills.

  • Solid verbal and written communication skills.

  • Motivated, self-directed and able to work effectively both independently and in a team.

Minimum Qualifications :

  • BS or MS Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or related degrees.

  • At least 6 years of industry experience in development of Digital designs & ASICs

  • Deep knowledge of computer architecture and the inter-action between HW and SW

  • Proven ability to solve digital design problems in a complex environment.

  • Understanding of and experience with ASIC development

  • Knowledge & experience with SystemVerilog

Inside this Business Group

Non-Volatile Solutions Memory Group: The Non-Volatile Memory Solutions Group is a worldwide organization that delivers NAND flash memory products for use in Solid State Drives (SSDs), portable memory storage devices, digital camera memory cards, and other devices. The group is responsible for NVM technology design and development, complete Solid State Drive (SSD) system hardware and firmware development, as well as wafer and SSD manufacturing.

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