Summer/Fall 2023 Platform Emulation Engineer Co-Op/ Intern - (184261)

Location: Austin, Texas, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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The Data Center GPU and Accelerated Processing Team delivers AMD products for Data Center, Machine Learning, and High Performance Computing. The Platform Emulation team (PEMU) is an integral part of Data Center GPU and Accelerated Processing  group responsible for pre-silicon activities to support product bring-up and launch. 


AMD is seeking a Platform Emulation Engineer Intern to join our Data Center GPU organization. Our products support the rapidly scaling Data Center and High Performance Compute infrastructure. You will be an integral member of the Platform emulation team responsible for emulation infrastructure development,  execution and debug of critical firmware used in our HPC and ML products,  developing test plans and execute test cases to enhance silicon test coverage, build and execute industry standard  HPC benchmarks and applications on the emulator.  You will work alongside our team of innovative engineers to support the deployment of AMD’s Instinct  ML products targeting Supercomputers and Data Center workloads.


Collaborate with senior engineers to support debug of Firmware failures
Run and collect data for analysis on AMD’s high end emulators and simulation models

Develop scripts/tools to parse data from emulation runs

Instrument firmware code to support failure debug

Run and collect functional and performance data for HPC workloads

Attend weekly meetings, status communication, presentations.

Knowledge of computer hardware architecture (Graphic card, CPU/APU, memory, bus logic, and display technologies)
Knowledge of computer software architecture and boot flow  (boot code, firmware, bios,  device drivers, OS)

Excellent Programming skills, C, C++, Python, Tcl 
Understanding of  Verilog, VHDL design

Working knowledge of Linux/Unix  environment and shell scripting

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Willingness to learn and think outside the box



Data Center and Machine learning use case and workloads

High Performance computing architecture and use cases
Firmware architecture and interaction with real hardware

Pre-silicon development and testing technologies
Hands-on emulation run and debug techniques

Deep dives into waveform analysis , code tracing and debug

Requisition Number: 184261 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: Student/ Intern/ Temp

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