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Firmware Engineer Undergrad Intern Intel Folsom, CA

  • Full Time Internship
  • Folsom, CA

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Job: Firmware Engineer Undergrad Intern
Paid/Unpaid: unpaid
Company: Intel
Location: Folsom, CA
Application Deadline:

Internship Description

Firmware Engineer
Undergrad Intern


Job Description

Intel technology provides amazing user experiences across
many devices. As a Firmware Engineering Intern in NSG Non-Volatile Memory
Solutions Group you will work alongside experience engineers to develop/test
the firmware that controls Intel’s cutting edge SSD’s Solid State Drives. You
will collaborate with hardware design engineers to define the product feature
set and work within a product development team to deliver firmware that meets
or exceeds product requirements. This position gives you the opportunity to be
part of one of Intel’s fastest growing teams and enables you to work on
industry changing memory technologies.

We are seeking a self-motivated students to join a growing team of SSD
developers who focus on moving Intel’s NAND & SSD technologies into new
market segments. The Firmware engineer will be responsible for developing all
FW features to build a high quality client SSD. Challenges include power /
performance optimization, media management, security features enabling, front
end protocol optimization etc. An SSD firmware engineer in this group will be
involved in numerous activities including contributing to the embedded
architecture and design, hardware interface programming, algorithm
design/implementation and custom customer feature implementation. Product
requirements evolve quickly as SSDs gain market share, so new and creative
solutions are demanded on a regular basis of our engineers to meet the customer
requirements or showcase new SSD capabilities. Our team is focused on building
SSDs that add renewed and differentiated value to the PC platform in market
segments that are early adopters of SSD products. Engineers are responsible for
design, source code development, review and maintenance, unit and system level
test/verification and release of the entire SSD firmware stack

Responsibilities may be quite diverse in a technical nature and will vary
significantly depending on the unique needs of the role, U.S. experience and
education requirements.


The responsibilities will include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Breakdown
    complex features into design and implementation plans.
  • Low
    level source code development, deployment and maintenance.
  • Lead
    the system integration of hardware, firmware and other system components.
  • Unit
    and system level test and verification and associated debug of system
    level failures.
  • Define,
    develop and integrate firmware validation tests.

Behavioral Requirements:

  • Verbal
    and written communication skills for interfacing with peers and partners
    across other disciplines.
  • Analytical,
    programming and debugging skills.
  • Positive
    can-do attitude.
  • Team
    player with initiative.
  • This
    position is available in Folsom.


You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be
initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in
addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in
identifying top candidates. Experience listed below would be obtained through a
combination of your school work/classes/research and/or relevant previous job
and/or internship experiences. This is an entry level position and will be
compensated accordingly.

Minimum Requirements:
The candidate must be pursuing a BS degree in Computer Science, Computer
Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field.

6+ months of experience in the following areas:

  • C, C++
  • Python
    or Perl
  • Computer
  • Operating

This is a 6 month internship position with possibility of

This U.S.
position is open to U.S. Workers Only. A U.S. Worker is someone who is either a
U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, U.S. Lawful Permanent Resident, or a person
granted Refugee or Asylum status by the U.S. Government. Intel will not sponsor
a foreign national for this position.


6+ months of experience in firmware development environments
including compilers, debuggers, and emulators

Previous internships

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

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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