Fellow Systems Design Eng. - 73723

Location: Austin, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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What you do at AMD changes everything 

At AMD, we push the boundaries of what is possible.  We believe in changing the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies – building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the data center. 

Developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who will go the “extra mile” to achieve unthinkable results.  It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, push boundaries, deliver innovation, and change the world.   If you have this type of passion, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.

Do you like to innovate? Are you interested in building compute solutions for the fast growing AI and Machine Learning markets? Would you like to own the delivery of products used by the largest data center customers in the world, such as Amazon and Google? If you want broad responsibility and ability to directly impact real revenue, come join one of the most innovative companies around who is at the leading edge of semi-conductor development.


What do you get? Direct ownership for driving AMD’s test strategies, planning and execution of our Radeon Graphics products, which are used by gamers, major computer makers, and the largest server/datacenter customers in the world. You also get to interact with the senior leadership team, play a role in defining our products, and ensure that we verify using real world use cases and the latest approaches in semiconductor validation.  Directly interact with the ASIC Architects and Designers as you leverage your knowledge and help us grow our Systems Engineering capabilities.


We are seeking a senior Systems Engineering technical leader to serve as the Radeon Technologies Group end to end ASIC-System Validation Architect. Person will be responsible for asessing the current end to end Discrete Graphics validation flow along with recent lessons learned to drive enhancements to the overall hardware validation process. The Validation Architect will work across the HW System Engineering Validation team and other relevant technical leaders (System Architects, IP, SOC, FW, SW) to review features and customer use cases to make needed adjustments to raise quality and minimize test escapes. Key focus areas include product delivery for Machine Learning and Datacenter space. Ideal candidate MUST posess complex ASIC Post-Silicon/Validation experience; Machine Intelligence and/or Datacenter experience a plus. Candidate should have proven experience in driving change to test/validation processes that raises quality bar while maintaining competitive cycle time. Requires experience with ASIC characterization, platform level verfication, system stress and emulation/simulation.



  • Own overall Graphics Validation test methodology
  • Serve as HW System Engineering end to end Graphics Validation Architect
  • Interface with key technical leads, architects and functional teams to gain insight into existing methdoology and drive future changes
  • Partner with and coach key functional leads on validation strategies and methodology changes/enhancements
  • Target future Machine Learning/Datacenter product as key intercept point of methodology change
  • Build and grow relationships with key Radeon Technologies Group technical leaders/architects
  • Elevate test effectiveness


Required Experience

  • MUST have ASIC post-silicon validation experience
  • ASIC centric testing within platform/system experience
  • Experience doing complex ASIC bring-up and validation
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Demonstrated success in working across geographies and cross functional teams
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Proven skills in driving organizational change and/or process improvement
  • Graphics ASIC validation a plus
  • Machine Intelligence/Datacenter system level experience a plus



  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or computer science
  • Minimum 15 years of work experience



Requisition Number: 73723 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: Design 


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