Director of the CTO Office PSG

Intel - San Jose, CA (30+ days ago)4.1

Job Description
As Director of the CTO Office for Intel’s Programmable Solutions Group, the successful candidate will drive research initiatives leading to innovation in PSG’s future roadmap, be the primary voice of the division conveying technology thought leadership within Intel and externally in the industry, and nurture the senior technical individual contributor community within the division. This includes identifying key research focus areas, securing funding and investment from the division, other Intel groups, and external entities for these research initiatives and managing those initiatives to a successful conclusion. A key part of the role is to attract, manage and retain key senior technical contributors executing these projects. The CTO will also have excellent communication skills, present papers and serve as a keynote speaker at external industry events and conferences. The candidate will possess strong interpersonal skills and have an ability to mentor senior technical individual contributors and encourage the divisions’ senior engineers to collaborate and influence the technology direction of other Intel groups.


The candidate should possess a BSEE or higher degree and have a minimum of 15 years’ experience in the semiconductor industry.

10+ Year of strong technical background (working knowledge of FPGAs is preferred) combined with technical management experience is required.

Inside this Business Group
The Programmable Solutions Group (PSG) was formed from the acquisition of Altera. As part of Intel, PSG will create market-leading programmable logic devices that deliver a wider range of capabilities than customers experience today. Combining Altera's industry-leading FPGA technology and customer support with Intel's world-class semiconductor manufacturing capabilities will enable customers to create the next generation of electronic systems with unmatched performance and power efficiency. PSG takes pride in creating an energetic and dynamic work environment that is driven by ingenuity and innovation. We believe the growth and success of our group is directly linked to the growth and satisfaction of our employees. That is why PSG is committed to a work environment that is flexible and collaborative, and allows our employees to reach their full potential.

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.

Position of Trust

This role is a Position of Trust. Should you accept this position, you must consent to and pass an extended Background Investigation, which includes (subject to country law), extended education, SEC sanctions, and additional criminal and civil checks. For internals, this investigation may or may not be completed prior to starting the position. For additional questions, please contact your Recruiter.