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San Jose, California - USD Full Time Posted: Friday, 14 February 2020

Position at Samsung Semiconductor, Inc.

Memory Architecture Research Intern

Summer 2020 internship applications are open November 2019 through January 2020. Samsung Semiconductor summer internships start in May/June 2020.

Join us for a unique 12-14 week paid internship that offers personal and professional development. You'll work with the teams that create new computing system architectures needed to support emerging machine learning applications, Internet of things (IoT) and edge computing that benefit millions of users. This program will give you the opportunity work on complex solutions to that address some of the world's most complex technological challenges.


Based in San Jose, California, Samsung Semiconductor, Inc. (SSI) is a multi-billion dollar subsidiary of Samsung Electronics, Ltd. and a world leader in Memory, System LSI and LCD technologies. We provide the widest range of memory, logic, storage devices, LED components and LCD/OLED panels to enhance the user experience in home entertainment, mobile devices, lighting and computing. SSI has advanced R&D labs focused on product design and research in memory, displays, logic, image sensors, and mobile technologies.

The Memory Solutions Lab (MSL) is part of Samsung's Memory Business Unit, the industry's technology and volume leader in DRAM, NAND Flash, SRAM memory. MSL's vision is to solve key problems & optimize architecture Platform for Cloud & Data center environments. We are an integral part of Samsung's strong R&D focus & lab innovation engine. We work closely with development teams to bring feature innovation to product roadmaps.

Come join the team that is creating new computing system architectures needed to support emerging data center applications, Internet of things (IoT) and edge computing. You'll work with experimental hardware, enhance systems software and applications to optimize the end-to-end architecture benefiting millions of users.

  • Analyze and develop applications and build prototypes demonstrating application benefits.
  • Take design from concept modeled with software to implement as a solution with applications, software, firmware and hardware.
  • Create compelling publications to convey the value of solutions to internal and external partners, customers, technical leadership and peer-reviewed journals.
  • Conduct full-stack performance analysis of distributed datacenter applications, diagnose compute storage and bottlenecks, and propose architecture improvements.
  • Build prototype hardware models and develop software demonstrating the value of the proposed architectures.
  • Enrolled in MS or PhD Programs in Computer Architecture, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field.
  • In depth knowledge of CPU, memory, storage and current system architectures and experience building & modeling full systems.
  • Background in performance modeling and with software performance analysis tools and methodologies
  • System software skills including knowledge of I/O and Linux networking stack
  • Software development in C/C++ or Java with experience in distributed processing frameworks
  • Experience using FPGA's or GPU for prototyping new hardware accelerated architectures
  • Knowledge of SSD and Flash architecture
  • Solid understand of Linux/Windows performance analysis tools and methods.
  • Deep understanding of emerging applications such as Machine Learning Caffe, Tensorflow, and Genomics
  • Experience with hardware description languages or high level synthesis languages.

San Jose, California, United States of America
Samsung Semiconductor, Inc.
Samsung Semiconductor, Inc.
2/14/2020 5:46:02 PM

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