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Tech Jobs Continue to Grow in Champaign County: Intel to Hire 9 Positions

CHAMPAIGN, IL, June 19, 2013 – Champaign County’s reputation as a technology hub is clearly growing, as evidenced by the increasing number of technology openings at local tech companies like Intel and Yahoo. In fact, Intel is seeking to hire nine technology positions at their local office.

Intel’s open positions are in parallel systems, technical computing, and analyzers and runtimes software. The job positions require highly skilled qualifications such as General Linux knowledge, C or C++ programming skills, and Perl or Python scripting experience. The openings include Cluster Systems Engineer, HPC Messaging and Communications Architect, Parallel Runtimes S/W Engineers, and other system software related positions.

Intel invites people of all ages currently enrolled in an academic institution (or graduated within the last 18 months) to apply. To view a full list of jobs and descriptions, please visit their website and search “Champaign, IL”.

This announcement coincides with many other tech job openings in Champaign County, a sector that continues to grow thanks to a strong local industry with companies like Yahoo, Wolfram, Pixo, and many more.

About Intel:

Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) is a world leader in computing innovation. The company designs and builds the essential technologies that serve as the foundation for the world’s computing devices. Additional information about Intel is available at and

The Intel Software and Services Group (SSG), in which these openings reside, connects Intel to the worldwide software community. SSG strives to bring competitive advantage to Intel platforms by helping independent software vendors, operating system developers, OEMs, channel members and systems integrators deliver exceptional customer value and achieve differentiation on Intel® processor technologies. SSG provides global leadership to the software community through its technical expertise, industry enabling activities, and developer products and programs.

Carly McCrory, Communications Director
Champaign County Economic Development Corporation
(217) 359-6261