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Intel Software Development - Undergraduate Intern in Hillsboro, Oregon

Job Description

Our Product Security and Assurance team is seeking a highly motivated Computer Science Undergraduate Intern to join our efforts in implementing the FIPS 140-3 standard and supporting our business units in integrating these specifications into their products! The Undergraduate Intern will also contribute to the operation of our Cryptographic and Security Testing (CST) Lab and the development of its tools, playing a vital role in enhancing our security posture.

As part of our team, you will gain hands-on experience in the field of product security, working alongside industry experts to ensure that our products meet the stringent requirements of FIPS 140-3. This internship offers a unique opportunity to be at the forefront of security technology and to make a tangible impact on the security features of our products.

What you'll do:

You will assist in the execution of the FIPS 140-3 program, collaborating with technical experts and business units to facilitate their certification efforts. Your role will involve a blend of technical and communication tasks, ensuring that our cryptographic products are designed to be FIPS 140-3 compliant.

Responsibilities may be quite diverse of a software technical nature. Experience and education requirements will vary significantly depending on the unique needs of the job. Job assignments are usually for the summer or for short periods during breaks from school.


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.

Minimum Qualifications

The candidate must be pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field and 3+ months of experience in:

  • FIPS, NIST SP 800, ISO/IEC publications on cryptography (e.g., FIPS 140-3, ISO/IEC 19790).

  • Building software on GitHub or other repositories.

  • Application security testing.

This position is not eligible for employment-based Visa/Immigration sponsorship. Intel sponsors individuals for employment-based Visas for positions where we experience a shortage of US Workers. These skills shortage roles are typically STEM contributing positions requiring a Master's or PhD degree, or a Bachelor's Degree with three years related job experience. This position does not qualify for Intel Sponsorship because it is either (1) a nonSTEM contributing position, or (2) a STEM position that only requires a Bachelor's Degree and less than three years' experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Cryptographic modules and security testing.

  • Participation in cybersecurity competitions or relevant extracurricular activities.

  • Software development and scripting languages (e.g., Python, C/C++).

  • Prior internship or project experience in a cybersecurity or product security role.

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.

Other Locations

US, TX, Austin; US, CA, Folsom

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. (https://jobs.intel.com/en/benefits)

Annual Salary Range for jobs which could be performed in US, California: $40,000.00-$108,000.00 (Hourly Role)

*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.