9. Intel
2012 Best Companies rank: 46
Current openings: 1,200*

What they're looking for
Positions are available in engineering, manufacturing, finance, marketing, and sales.

Job title with the largest number of openings
Engineering positions have the largest number of openings, with about 600 positions available in the U.S. Specifically, the company is looking for engineers in the areas of software, hardware, manufacturing and smart phone/tablet architectures.

Secrets to impressing their recruiters
We take notice when an applicant shows sincere interest in a particular position and shows us that they've done research about Intel. Knowing that they're passionate about technology and that they want to make a difference in their next role definitely helps. We also look for candidates with behavioral characteristics that extend beyond their specific educational training. --Cindi Harper, Greater Americas Staffing Manager

No. of job openings as of Jan. 2, 2012.
*Job openings are worldwide.
By Sierra Jiminez, reporter @FortuneMagazine - Last updated January 24 2012: 2:52 PM ET
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