Thermal Architect - 72841

Location: Austin, 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.

Thermal Architect


This Thermal Architect will design, model and experimental thermal/fluid mechanics activities directed at the development of system-level thermal solutions and control algorithms for client, workstation, and server products.


Additionally, she/he will be responsible for development and validation of power management / thermal control features of CPU, APU, and GPU products.  



  • Advanced lab skills, experience with data acquisition using Lab View, and advanced heat transfer and fluid mechanics skills.
  • Experience with solid modeling using SolidWorks and/or ProE as well as analysis using Flotherm/Icepak and Ansys.
  • Demonstrated experience in new product development, computer system architecture, mechanical design for high volume manufacturing, design for cost, and system level safety, ergonomic and acoustic standards. 
  • Candidate will be responsible for interacting directly with customer design teams and both AMD and customer executives.  Excellent communication and leadership skills a must.



  • Mechanical Engineering Graduate with MSME with 10+ years of thermal design experience
  • PhD preferred with 7+ years of experience in computer system thermal design



Requisition Number: 72841 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: Product Engineering 


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