Product Development Engineer - 102882

Location: Austin, Texas, 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.

AMD Introduction:

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) (NASDAQ: AMD) is an innovative technology company dedicated to collaborating with customers and technology partners to ignite the next generation of computing and graphics solutions at work, home and play.

If you have a passion for excellence and a drive to achieve, you belong at AMD. Our employees work hard, have fun, and thrive on success. We meet the challenges of an evolving marketplace by staying true to our corporate values, including an unwavering respect for individuals and a focus on retaining superior employees. Join Us!

The primary role of this position is:

This is a lead engineering position responsible for critical functional patterns and performance monitors on next-generation AMD microprocessors. Position includes test planning, pattern conversion, silicon characterization/debug and data analysis. This position requires interaction with Design and Platform Engineering and allows for the opportunity to provide test enhancement feedback for future designs. Part of a larger team that correlates the test solution to lab/manufacturing/customer platforms to validate product design, fabrication process, packaging technology, and manufacturing robustness to product specifications.

Potential roles:

Has responsibility for projects or processes of significant technical importance and for results in own area and interdependencies of related areas.

Solves complex, novel and non-recurring problems; initiates significant changes to existing processes/methods and leads development and implementation.

Influences technical decisions that have a significant impact on final product.

Involves collaboration on or assuming the consultative or leadership responsibilities for a specific project or for product development initiatives.

Is required to deal with internal groups on behalf of the group or project.

Has accountability for results in a particular area of work.

May provide technical supervision or mentoring junior engineers.

Influences others as a technical leader.

Generates publication(s) relevant to areas of expertise

Identify and plan product improvement activities to reduce cost, improve yield and resolve quality issues.

Develop and maintain effective working relationship with other departments.

Other duties as necessary.


Years of experience and education: Candidates will have a B.S. or M.S. in Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering.

Required Skills:

  • proven experience in semiconductor product development.
  • demonstrated ability with developing tests, patterns/vectors, timing, and diagnostics on Automated Test Equipment.
  • years of experience generating and converting ATE patterns.
  • Pareto analysis experience to drive a debug process
  • Debug experience in hardware, software, device, and/or manufacturing domains.
  • Experience with revision control (GIT, SVN, CVS, RCS or similar).
  • Experience with a scripting language (Perl, Python, shell script, or similar).
  • Experience with Linux or UNIX Operating Systems.
  • Experience with Microsoft standard apps (i.e. Office) & Windows.
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work with geographically distributed product engineering teams.
  • Experience presenting to Director level management internally.

Preferred Skills:

  • Power/performance experience
  • Familiar with JTAG IEEE 1149.1 specification.
  • Familiar with hardware description languages.
  • Experience with C++, Java, C, or C#.
  • Experience team managing and delivering programs
  • Experience leading a 2-5 member project team.
  • Experience interviewing and selecting new team members.
  • Courses or certifications in project management (PMI, LSS, AGILE).




Austin, TX



Requisition Number: 102882 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: Product Engineering


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