Deep Learning Hardware Engineer

at Intel Corporation
Published February 1, 2023
Location Phoenix, United States of America
Category Deep Learning  
Job Type Full-time  


Job Description

The Accelerated Computing Systems and Graphics Group (AXG) is chartered with delivering high performance computing (HPC) and graphics solutions (IP, Software, Systems), for both integrated and discrete segments across client, data center and edge computing. The Xe Architecture and IP Engineering Group (XAE) is responsible for delivering the Xe IP (Intel GPU) that is the core technology for the products we are delivering.

The Graphics Computing Architecture team (GCA) is responsible for architecting the General Purpose Compute capability for the Xe IP (GPGPU) that delivers the core compute for AI and HPC workloads.  We are looking for candidates that are highly motivated to learn about cutting edge highly parallel compute architectures.

Responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Will be participating in and leading research projects aiming at architecting features across Intel GPU engine as well as software stack using modern co-design and modeling techniques.
  • This team is a data-driven architecture team that focuses on implementing agile modeling techniques with real life workloads to make informed architecture decisions.
  • Should also be able to code prototypes/models to drive conclusions on different architecture options.

Behavioral traits that we are looking for:

  • Should have excellent problem-solving, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Good data analysis and presentation skills
  • Work in a dynamic environment, understand abstract concepts and multitask


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 schoolwork/classes/research and/or relevant previous job and/or internship experiences. This is an entry level position and will be compensated accordingly.

Minimum Qualifications

Must have a Bachelor's degree in Computer / Electrical Engineering/ Computer science/ Mathematics or any related fields with 3+ years of experience. OR a Master's Degree in the same fields with 6 months of experience. OR a PhD in the same fields:

Your experience should be in the following:

  • Computer architectures (focus on GPGPUs and Neural Processing Units)
  • Knowledge of Deep Learning and its mapping on different hardware architectures
  • Proficient in Python
  • Knowledge of C and C++

Preferred Skills

  • Knowledge of software engineering, design patterns, algorithm optimizations, software work flows, and agile development methods
  • Previous IP design experience is strong plus

Inside this Business Group

The focus of Accelerated Computing Systems and Graphics (AXG) is to accelerate our execution in strategic growth areas of high-performance computing and graphics. AXG is chartered with delivering high performance computing and graphics solutions (IP, Software, Systems), for both integrated and discrete segments across client, enterprise and data center.  Our mission is to make zeta-scale computing accessible to every human on the planet by the end of this decade and to entertain, educate and connect billions of people with buttery smooth visual experiences.

Other Locations

US,CA,Folsom;US,CA,Santa Clara

Covid Statement

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.


We offer a total compensation package that ranks among the best in the industry. It consists of competitive pay, stock, bonuses, as well as, benefit programs which include health, retirement, and vacation. Find more information about all of our Amazing Benefits here:

Annual Salary Range for jobs which could be performed in US, California: $156,450.00-$234,770.00
*Salary range dependent on a number of factors including location and experience

Working Model

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.In certain circumstances the work model may change to accommodate business needs.