Intel Corporation announces the building of a $300 million research and development facility in Chandler, AZ that should be finished in the latter half of 2013.

This project will continue the growing demand for technology professionals in the Phoenix market and will also bolster the economy with the creation of several hundred non-IT positions, primarily in the construction sector.

With Intel’s plans to hire military veterans for positions at the new facility and hiring to continue for the next 18 months, there will be many opportunities for the young men and women of the military to make a smooth transition back into society and either return home to Phoenix or make the city their new home.

Read more from the Phoenix Business Journal.