Software Engineer - Driver Development
As a Software Engineer, you will work with Intel Shannon DCG/NPG Software development team to deliver security/cryptographic and compression acceleration solutions for leading edge enterprise and communications platforms that will enable tomorrow's Data Centre infrastructure and accelerate cloud computing adoption from high-end co-processors for supercomputers to low-energy systems, as well as solutions for big data and intelligent devices.You will be based in Shannon, Co. Clare, Ireland as a member of a talented team of software engineers with a broad range of experience. You will have the opportunity to collaborate with multi-site projects, working on cutting edge hardware. You will enjoy a world class work environment and you will be empowered to full fill your greatest ambitions
Required skills: Honours degree in Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering or Computer Science.Minimum of 3 years software development experience.Excellent knowledge of C/C++ programming, especially in developing multi-core or multi-threaded software.Strong knowledge of Linux operating system.Good problem solving skills coupled with a strong aptitude to learn.Good understanding of Intel Architecture/x86 or other multi-core processor.Embedded software development.Discipline and maturity to develop quality deliverables at all stages of the software development life cycle.Excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a multisite team.Track record of innovation and continuous improvement.The following skills would be an advantage:Linux Device driver developmentExperience in optimizing software for performance.Security, Cryptography, Data compression.Networking technologies and protocol stacks e.g. Ethernet, TCP/IP, IPSec.Virtualization technologies e.g. KVM, XEN, QEMU, VMWARE and developing in a virtualized environmentAgile Software development methodology experience.Real-Time Software developmentOpen Source Software Development.Source control management tools e.g. GIT.Experience with quality assurance tools e.g. GerritWeb server development e.g. Apache, Nginx.Application frameworks development e.g. OpenSSL, zlib, Hadoop.Low Level Programming Assembler, DSP.Experience of interacting with Customers.
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.