Accelerator Architecture Research Scientist
Hillsboro , Oregon
October 18, 2017

Accelerator Architecture Research Scientist
Job Description
The Accelerator Architecture Lab, part of Intel Labs, has an opening for a research scientist to work on ASIC or FPGA-based acceleration technologies. The successful candidate will work on studying applications/algorithms and evaluating their suitability for ASIC or FPGA accelerations. The work can include bringing up optimized software reference implementations, designing and prototyping FPGA accelerators, and evaluating the benefits of such accelerators.


You must possess 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 have a PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field.

9 months experience in the following areas:
  • FPGA-based/reconfigurable architecture.
  • Computer architecture.
  • Systems architecture.
  • Compilers.
  • Operating systems.

Preferred qualifications:
  • Coursework or experience in data analytics/machine learning/deep learning and experience with relevant software frameworks e.g., Tensor Flow, Torch.

Inside this Business Group
Intel Labs is the company's world-class, industry leading research organization, responsible for driving Intel's technology pipeline and creating new opportunities. The mission of Intel Labs is to deliver breakthrough technologies to fuel Intel's growth. This includes identifying and exploring compelling new technologies and high risk opportunities ahead of business unit investment and demonstrating first-to-market technologies and innovative new usages for computing technology. Intel Labs engages the leading thinkers in academia and industry in addition to partnering closely with Intel business units.

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