CPU RTL Design Engineer - 72828

Location: Ft Collins, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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The Position

This Senior Design Engineer on the Cache Hierarchy Chip Pervasive Logic (CPL) team in Fort Collins, Colorado will contribute to the team using experience and gaining new experience with Clocking, Reset, Power and Power Domain RTL design.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with a dedicated team of engineers to define and implement CPL microarchitecture for AMD CPUs.
  • Reliably deliver a design from concept through tapeout by innovating through complex and challenging requirements.
  • Drive design closure using experience with Static Timing, CDC/Gate CDC, and Static Power analysis.
  • Identify customer challenges and insert a compelling AMD value proposition to address challenges.
  • Make technical contributions and innovations that enable high performance, high frequency, and power efficiency on caches, fabrics, and interfaces of our server, desktop, and laptop CPUs


The Person

This engineer on the Cores team will ideally have the following experience and attributes:

  • Must have related experience: MS with at least 1-3 years of experience, or BS with at least 3-5 years of experience.
  • Proficiency with Verilog HDL, Clock/Power Domain Crossing concepts, and Power Management concepts.
  • Understanding of modern CPU architecture - prior experience designing shared cache or last level cache and related IPs a plus.
  • Eagerness to learn and grow as a CPL design engineer.
  • Collaborate effectively towards the success of the project by working closely with logic design, physical design and verification teamates across the wider organization
  • Demonstrate a responsive track record of engaging with a diverse set of teams and across a broad set of technical areas to facilitate design delivery

Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering. Masters is preferred/desirable.  

United States: Fort Collins, CO - Colorado

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Requisition Number: 72828 
Country: United States State: Colorado City: Ft Collins 
Job Function: Design 


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Nearest Major Market: Fort Collins
Nearest Secondary Market: Loveland

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