System Software Engineer


Posted Feb. 12, 2024

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Job Description

Intel Flex is an embedded consulting unit, with hundreds of professionals with deep domain expertise and emerging skills delivering Software solutions. We partner with businesses across Intel to accelerate client value. A global organization with presence in Americas, Europe, and Asia. As an Intel Flex software engineer, you will have opportunity to move between projects in various product groups to gain experience, learning new skills and growing your cross organization professional network while making high-value contributions across the company. Projects that align with your skills and your areas of growing interest will be prioritized.


The qualified candidate will join Intel Flex Costa Rica as a Full-Stack System Software Engineer and will have opportunities to participate in a variety of projects as part of product development or research. The main focus of this position will be on system-level software development, in areas such as Cloud Solutions, OS kernel, firmware development, network/graphics, I/O driver development, imaging/media development, machine learning, computer vision and many others.


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.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical/Electronics Engineering or related field with 2+ years of below work experience or equivalent academic experience.
2+ years of  experience in C/C++ programming, data structures, algorithms and Operating Systems
6+ months of experience in SW Testing/Verification experience
1+ years of  experience in Version control and continuous integration tools (GIT, GITHUB, SVN, etc)
Advanced English Level
Candidate must have unrestricted permanent right to work in Costa Rica

Preferred Qualifications
Embedded systems, microcontrollers and CPU architecture.
RTOS Kernels, multi-threading programming, memory and resource management.
Hardware low-level components such as I/O's, interrupts, network communication protocols.
FPGA, (System)Verilog/VHDL, OpenCL or RTL Design
Cloud Solutions/Infrastructure experience/knowledge (Dockers, Kubernetes, AWS, etc.)
Machine learning and computer vision

Inside this Business Group

Enable amazing computing experiences with Intel Software continues to shape the way people think about computing – across CPU, GPU, and FPGA architectures. Get your hands on new technology and collaborate with some of the smartest people in the business. Our developers and software engineers work in all software layers, across multiple operating systems and platforms to enable cutting-edge solutions. Ready to solve some of the most complex software challenges? Explore an impactful and innovative career in Software.

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.

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.