SOC Power Optimization Engineer - 109001

Location: Austin, Texas, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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SOC Power Optimization Engineer

The Role:

For advanced and complex SOC chips, power modeling plays an important role to do early power estimation, budget, providing information for wisdom decision. Our team will develop methodologies and build power model, improve its accuracy for various usage of it.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Power tests definition and review, correlate with use cases.
  • Run power flow to generate enough data, for power analysis and power modeling build.
  • Develop power modeling methodologies, and improve it for better accuracy.
  • Cross check and do correlation with power report and silicon power measurement.
  • Perform deep power analysis to find opportunites to improve power.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Power analysis tools usage, such as PowerArtist or PrimePower.
  • Enough knowlege of power consumption and optimization.
  • Data science, model building knowlege and capablity
  • Perl, python, tcl or other script skills
  • RTL design and/or verification is a plus
  • Synthesis and/or PnR experience is a plus


  • MS with 3~6 years industry experience. BS with 5~8 years. PhD with 1~3 years.
  • EE or CS, or related area.


Requisition Number: 109001 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: Design


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