Mixed-Signal IP Post-Silicon Validation Engineer

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.



Mixed-Signal IP Post-Silicon Validation Engineer – Member of Technical Staff


The Role

AMD’s Low Power Advanced Development team is seeking talented, self-motivated individuals to help develop low power innovations that enable industry-leading power efficient computing and graphics products.  We have openings for R&D engineers to serve as key contributors in small project teams working on low power advanced development projects. 


The Person

A job seeker seeking challenging projects in low power design using the latest modern semiconductor technologies, who is eager to learn and collaborate.


Key Responsibilities

  • Mixed-Signal IP Post-Si validation, debugging, tuning, and bring-up
  • Interface with architecture, design and production teams
  • Bench testing platforms
  • Scripting and coding firmware
  • Power management algorithm design


Preferred Experience

  • Lab Experience: proficient in assembling test hardware for remote or local testing, thermal control devices, working with oscilloscopes, function generators and other key lab equipment
  • Understand power measurement techniques and data collection and analysis
  • Background in power conversion and delivery for digital logic device, ideally x86 CPUs or GPUs
  • Hardware debug methods and tools
  • Familiarity with digital logic power management techniques (clock gating, power gating, V-F curves, on-die voltage regulation, clock integrity, PLL, clock generators, etc..)
  • C++, Ruby, Python, Linux BASH scripting and Windows scripting
  • RTL Verilog coding experience
  • Familiarity in networking and network tools (ssh, ping, etc.)
  • Database and Data Analysis experience
  • Experience and/or familiarity in Design-for-Debug techniques and architectures is preferred


Academic Credentials:  Master's degree in Computer Engineering/Electrical Engineering 


Location:  Markham, Canada




Requisition Number: 131122 
Country: Canada Province: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Design


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