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Guide to Internships at Intel

Company Description

Intel Corporation is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Santa Clara, California. Intel is one of the world’s largest and highest valued semiconductor chip makers, based on revenue. Since CEO Brian Krzanich took the helm in 2013, Intel has refocused it’s business around innovation in cloud computing, the internet of things, and data center efficiency. This shift towards industries that will power our digital and connected world, combined with Intel’s long history as a titan of silicon valley makes working at Intel an incredibly attractive opportunity for someone looking to gain internship experience.

General Information

  • Industry: Semiconductors
  • Founded: 1968
  • Type: Publicly Traded
  • Headquarters: 2200 Mission College Blvd Santa Clara, CA 95054 United States
  • Company Size: 100,000+ Employees
  • Average Employee Age: 36
  • Tech Stack: C++, C, Java, Python, Matlab

How to get an interview?

  • Apply Online
  • Career Fairs: University of California Berkeley, Santa Clara University, San Jose State University, Stanford University
  • Employee Referral

Internship Overview

  • Application Opening: November
  • Internship Locations: Hillsboro OR, Folsom CA, Santa Clara CA, Portlan OR
  • Internship Length: 10-13 weeks
  • Housing Stipend: Provided
  • Intern Class Size: 1000

Interview Process

  1. Technical Phone interview (Hardware Concepts)
  2. Technical Skype Interview (Data structures and Algorithms)
  3. Offer Negotiation

Previous Intern Experiences

Graduate Technical Development Intern

  • Worked on glasses that detect stress through EEG (Brain waves)

Compensation Table

Role Reported Compensation
Technical Intern - Hourly $28
Software Engineering Intern - Hourly $28
Graduate Technical Development Intern - Hourly $37.76