Firmware Engineer - 83221

Location: Markham, Ontario, CA

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.
 

 

 

Firmware Engineer (GDDR IO)

 

THE ROLE:

We are searching for a senior firmware engineer to join the GDDR PHY design team.  This is an exciting opportunity to be a member of the Memory IO design team responsible for defining, specifying, and implementing firmware for training and control for future high-speed GDDR IP for AMD’s graphics and semi-custom products.

 

THE PERSON:

The successful candidate will possess:

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills along with attention to details
  • Must be a self-starter, able to drive tasks independently and efficiently to completion
  • Strong/effective communication skills
  • Enthusiastic team-first mentality
  • Ability to provide mentorship and guidance to junior engineers

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work with design and modeling teams to develop firmware requirements and algorithms
  • Create firmware specifications to support training, power, and feature control
  • Implement and debug firmware
  • Work with Design Verification team to ensure functional correctness
  • Bring-up, optimization, and debug (working with platform and characterization teams)
  • Recommend improvements, optimization and power saving enhancements
  • Supervise junior firmware engineers

 

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Proven experience in digital design from specification to successful silicon
  • Experience with microcontrollers and firmware
  • Experience in high speed interfaces such as DDR, GDDR, HBM, and/or high speed SERDES
  • Experience in Firmware Design

 

ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS:

  • Relevant academic background (Master’s degree preferred)

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Requisition Number: 83221 
Country: Canada State: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Design
 

 

AMD is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Any applicant who requires accommodation should contact AskHR@amd.com.

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