Memory Systems Architecture Researcher - 126641

Location: Bellevue, Washington, 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.

Memory Systems Architecture Researcher - 126641

The Role:

AMD Research is an entrepreneurial research organization with a strong track record of driving research innovations into AMD products. We are a global leader in the development of the world’s most advanced high-performance computers (HPC), such as El Capitan, the world-leading 2 exaflop supercomputer.

AMD Research is looking for a researcher to invent, design, and develop future memory microarchitecture, interfaces, and hardware.

The Person:

You cannot stop inventing, implementing, and validating new ways to increase memory architecture efficiency and performance. Does this describe you? If so, then join us!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Analyze performance limitations of current and planned memory architectures; conceive of optimizations and new memory features to accelerate the memory performance and/or energy efficiency.
  • Implement innovative software and/or hardware memory solutions and demonstrate their effectiveness analytically and in simulation.
  • Drive the results of the research projects into product roadmaps.
  • Submit patentable inventions.
  • Clearly communicate research results to academic, product and commercial audiences.

Required Skills:

  • Deep understanding of memory architecture fundamentals.
  • Demonstrated experience in memory performance and/or power analysis and memory simulator and/or emulator development.
  • Demonstrated experience in ideation, evaluation, and optimization of a research project.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong analytical skills.

Additional Experience Desired:

  • Knowledge of advanced statistics and machine-learning techniques
  • Experience in reliability, storage, or interconnect modeling is a plus.

Academic Credentials:

  • PhD degree or equivalent accomplishments in Computer Science, Electrical/Computer Engineering, or related field


Bellevue, WA; Austin, TX






Requisition Number: 126641 
Country: United States State: Washington City: Bellevue 
Job Function: Design


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