Design Engineer, Virtual Bring-Up (VBU) Central Methodology Team

Location: Boxborough, Massachusetts, 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.




AMD’s Virtual Bring-Up (VBU) central methodology team is seeking a detail oriented individual with excellent communication skills and a strong background in verification / emulation strategies and will be responsible for driving change across the company.



As part of the VBU Team you will be responsible for architecting and deploying core methodology infrastructure and tools to create greater efficiency in how our customers use the hardware and services we provide. This role will work closely with internal AMD teams across business units to deliver industry leading Hardware Emulation and Prototyping methodologies and tooling solutions to allow the company to meet challenges in producing state of the art compute, graphics and adaptive silicon technologies. The individual will work with VBU leadership to define technical scope and priorities and be responsible for leading technical execution work.



  • Define emulation and verification methodology strategies within across the company. 
  • Cross-organizational leadership to adopt best practices and current methodologies. 
  • Work closely with VBU leadership as well as key internal customer teams to enhance or develop new methods and strategies.
  • Drive Shift-left Ininitatives across the company, aligning with AMD's shift-left architect
  • Pre-silicon Emulation / Prototyping and or Pre-Silicon Verification execution / tools development.
  • Mentor junior engineers on engineering best practices and approach.
  • Potential to lead a small team to develop Shift-Left incubation projects prior to broader release across the company.



  • B.S. or higher in Computer Engineering or Computer Science is preferred.



Boxborough, MA

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Requisition Number: 160682
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin
Job Function: 
Design Engineering



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