Sr. System Design Automation Engineer

Location: Markham, 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.



MTS System Design Automation Engineer



Interest in both cutting edge hardware and software technology?


The RTG Platform Validation Group is looking for an automation development expert who will become a key pillar in automating functional and stress tests of AMD GPUs and APUs. This role will require in depth understanding of upcoming GPU/APU SOCs and IPs as well as the capability to leverage a breadth of software technologies and test methodologies to support and enhance the existing infrastructure.


If you enjoy challenging the status quo, finding a better solution than "the way it's been", in a fast paced, technically challenging, yet collaborative environment, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.


Key Responsibilities

  • Support, design and develop in-house automation infrastructure used for GPU/APU validation and manufacturing
  • Develop deep understanding of upcoming AMD SOCs, IPs and programming libraries to enable framework
  • Guide and enable team members on programming and automation aspects
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams to drive strategic process improvements




  • Demonstrated ability to grasp new technical concepts quickly
  • Knowledge in hardware programming, bring up and test methodology
  • Hands on software development, programming, debugging and test automation experience
  • Programming fluency in Ruby, Perl, Python and/or C++. OO design preferred
  • Understanding of software design patterns, best practices and API design
  • Demonstrated understanding of PC Platform Architecture, with hands-on experience in assembling PCs from components, set-up, configuration
  • Experience in cross OS development in Linux and windows environment preferred
  • VM and containers control are an asset
  • Familiar with source controls systems like Perforce, SVN and Git
  • Knowledge of web front/backend technologies, such as relational databases, Ruby on Rails/React etc
  • Interest in upcoming technologies, PC gaming and natural curiosity are a plus
  • Strong problem-solving, debugging and analytical skills
  • Good communication skills and ability & desire to work as a great teammate
  • BS (EE) 5-7+ years or MS + 3-5+ years


Requisition Number: 69855

Country: Canada State: Ontario City: Markham

Job Function: Design



Requisition Number: 69855 
Country: Canada State: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function: Design 


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