BIOS Engineer - 565658

Title BIOS Engineer - 565658
Company Intel
Location

Hillsboro, OR/ Dupont, WA/ Columbia, SC/ Santa Clara, CA

Description
  1. To enable Server CPU, Chipset, Memory, and Platforms used in Silicon and Compatibility validation environments, and supporting that BIOS during validation of Intel Silicon and Platforms, successful candidates will be tasked with supporting activities including partnering with validation teams to debug and root cause issues and resolving BIOS issues reported by validation groups. Engineers will be expected to apply software engineering principles to improve quality and efficiency.
  2. To develop platform BIOS, reference code and related documentation for Intel silicon products such as next generation chipsets and processors. Responsible for technical contributions to BIOS specifications, creating chipset reference code and developing and/or supporting platform BIOS for Intel's CPUs and chipsets. Work closely with Intel silicon design teams and be responsible for all software and BIOS related issues during the planning, development, and validation stages of the program.
Requirement

You should possess a Bachelor or a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science (or equivalent working experience) with more than three years of direct BIOS related experience.
1.    Intricate knowledge of bus and/or bridge and/or interconnect technologies
2.    Ability to apply BIOS expertise to understand diverse and complex Silicon validation requirements and requests, and create BIOS silicon modules to meet silicon Validation needs
3.    Ability to create solutions targeting rapid debug of silicon components
4.    Excellent system level debugging skills using a variety of debug tools, such as In-Target Probes (ITP), logic analyzers, oscilloscopes and error injection tools
5.    Ability to investigate and resolve issues with hardware/BIOS/FW/OS implementations and recommend solutions
6.    Strong skills in 'C' and C++, and includes ability to program in Assembly Language if required
7.    Working knowledge in software engineering development process, project life cycle, PC BIOS architecture and server PC Operating Systems
8.    Ability to travel to various Intel sites for onsite debug support during system power-on
9.    Experience in architecture and programming of CPU, chipset, platform (Intel x86), and memory subsystems, including component register
10.    Experience in development and debug of Basic Input Output System (BIOS) for one or more BIOS code bases, such as EFI Framework based Tiano* and APTIO* BIOS, or Legacy BIOS
11.    Experience or knowledge of standards, such as ACPI, Multiprocessor Specification, SMBIOS, and others and the associated technologies such as PC architecture, PCI, USB, SATA, and others

Contact

Please go to http://www.intel.com/jobs/jobsearch/index_adv.htm and search Job ID. Then follow the instruction to submit your resume.