Lead Distributed Software Architect

Intel - Santa Clara, CA (30+ days ago)4.2

Distributed Cloud and Software Defined Data Center is dramatically changing with new innovations from the major cloud providers.

Automation, Event Driven Computing, Micro-services and function orchestration is changing the way data center infrastructure is consumed.

Couple these innovations with the ability to disaggregate infrastructure components in Rack Scale and Pod Scale design solution within Intel, it is clear that we will see a revolution in data center infrastructure in the next five years.

Intel Data Center Group seeks a Senior Principle Engineer/Lead Architect to drive this revolution in heterogeneous computing.

The candidate will be responsible to lead software architects to drive and deliver the following:

Define and drive the software architecture for rack and pod scale solutions
Drive innovative solutions for Hybrid and Enterprise Cloud deployments
Garner insights from telemetry and workloads, use machine learning and AI methods to drive continuous composition of pod scale heterogeneous infrastructure to maximize performance and TCO
Create an architecture to seamlessly integrate with industry leading orchestration systems including Kubernetes, OpenStack, VmWare, etc.
Analyze market direction and trends and ensure that Intel architecture provides differentiation to customers.
Drive requirements into silicon, platforms and systems.
Makes high level design choices for the software structure, frameworks, protocols, and algorithms.
Determines coding practices, development tools, and validation requirements.
Performs pathfinding and surveys technologies.
Interacts with multiple technologists in the company and within the industry as well as between developers and project managers to evaluate feasibility of requirements and determine priorities for development.


Required Qualifications:
MS or PhD in Comp Science or Electrical Engineering
At least 5 years of experience architecting cloud scale software solutions
Deep knowledge with data center scale software infrastructure including Orchestration Kubernetes, Open Stack, Azure Stack etc. and Micro-services Docker Containers, Function as a Service, etc.
Demonstrated experience in computer architecture and I/O subsystems
Experience and awareness in modern day DevOps tools - Github, Jira, etc.

Desired Qualifications:
Working knowledge in Software Defined Networking and Software Defined Storage
Working knowledge and experience with distributed software development tools such as Kafka, Cassandra, etc.
Hands on ability to code to create proof of concepts etc.
Knowledge in Data Analytics and Machine Learning technologies
Demonstrated experience in influencing industry eco-systems
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.

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