Sr. Test Engineer- 117681

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.

                                                                                           Sr. Test Engineer


The Role:

AMD is searching for a dynamic, self-motivated candidate to join our Server BIOS Quality Assurance team testing cutting-edge server and manageability firmware solutions. 


The Person:

With a focus on automation, you will create, execute and maintain detailed test procedures and test scripts for cutting-edge server systems. Using our Jenkins automated test environment, various internal hardware test tools, internal software utilities or third utilities, you will capture and report failures to BIOS development and debug teams. Assigned tests must be completed in a timely fashion based on expected completion time and customer/internal roadmap deadlines.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Energetic, motivated self-starter with a thirst for knowledge and a firm commitment to schedule
  • Experience with test methodologies, software/firmware test case development, automation, and execution target Linux and Windows environments
  • Working knowledge of scripting languages (PERL, Python, Ruby) and programming (C/C++, Assembly).
  • Strong debugging & troubleshooting skills
  • Experience with industry hardware and software debuggers
  • Knowledge of PC / server industry initiatives including PCIe, ACPI, UEFI, SMBIOS, JEDEC, IPMI; common PC interface standards Ethernet, SATA, PCIe, USB, DDR
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in working on Agile and milestone-driven product development
  • Experience in source control and build management is a plus
  • Experience with basic hardware lab tools preferred - oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, multimeters, test fixtures


Academic credentials:

  • BS or MS in Computer Engineering with demonstrated years of experience



AMD is a government contractor and subcontractor. As required by Executive Order, our US employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 regardless of the employee’s work location or work arrangement (e.g., telework, remote work, etc.), subject to such exceptions as required by law. If selected, you will be required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and submit documentation of proof of vaccination by December 8, 2021. AMD will provide additional information regarding what information or documentation will be needed and how you can request an exception from this requirement if you have a need for a religious and/or medical accommodation.



Requisition Number: 117681 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: Reliability & Test


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