Summer 2022 Yield Improvement Co-Op/Intern - (121722)

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.
 

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 is a semiconductor design innovator leading the next era of vivid digital experiences with its ground breaking AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) which power a wide range of computing devices. AMD’s server computing products are focused on driving industry-leading cloud computing and virtualization environments. AMD’s superior graphics technologies are found in a variety of solutions ranging from game consoles, PCs to supercomputers.

If you have a passion for excellence and a drive to achieve, you belong at AMD. Our employees, AMDer’s as we like to call them, 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.

Get a jumpstart on an exciting career – apply today!

For more information on AMD visit us at www.amd.com

 

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

The Yield team is a functional group supporting high quality Graphics, CPU and APU products with the goal to reduce cost of manufacturing, while achieving committed time to market in a predictable and consistent fashion.

JOB PURPOSE

The coop/intern/PEY is expected to shadow a senior engineer (mentor). The student is expected to learn applied semiconductor knowledge as well as basic manufacturing flow. The student will receive hands on training and is expected to become an improved logical thinker and problem solver.

 

 

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

A Yield Engineer conducts in-depth investigation and analysis to identify and eliminate causes of systematic and random yield loss.

  • Yield analysis to improve supply and reduce cost of production.
  • Fix identified problems by driving corrective actions.
  • Product co-ownership to experience part of a full-time engineer’s job.
  • Fun short (1 to 2 weeks) to long (2 to 3 months) projects to learn and innovate.

 

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Relevant course work completed in Statistics, Solid State and Semiconductor Device Physics, Computer Architecture, Digital and Analog Design, Semiconductor Manufacturing Process.
  • Strong attention to details and an ability to learn on the job.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and presentations skills.
  • Ability to design experiments and analyze results to solve problems
  • Experience in using Electronic Design Automation (EDA) tools
  • General navigation and file management skills in Windows and UNIX

 

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • AMD work culture and professional ethics
  • Industry leading design, CMOS, and product manufacturing technology
  • Ability to identify, clarify and solve complex problems based on statistics in a timely fashion
  • Presentation and communication skills
  • AMD internal proprietary CAD tools 

 

AMD is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Any applicant who requires accommodation should contact AskHR@amd.com.

 

AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services.

 

​​​​​​​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: 121722 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: Student/ Intern/ Temp
  

 

AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. AMD and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. We consider candidates regardless of age, ancestry, color, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religion, political and/or third party affiliation, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status. Please click here for more information.

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