PCIe and CXL Design 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.




AMD is looking for motivated individuals seeking opportunities to solve complex problems in a fast-paced work environment.  Successful candidate will be involved in the microarchitectural design and RTL implementation of AMD’s PCI Express (PCIe) and Compute Express Link (CXL) IP used for our next-generation servers, clients, GPU, and Semi-custom products. The team works in a collaborative environment with IP and system architects to define cutting edge features and solutions to enable execution of AMD’s aggressive product roadmap.




  • Enjoys being in a collaborative environment where they can grow and learn with sense of pride
  • Strong analytical thinking and problem-solving skills with excellent attention to detail
  • Eager to learn new designs techniques and new protocols
  • Must have good communication and interpersonal skills




  • Microarchitectural design and RTL implementation of IP features.
  • Participate in design specification and RTL code reviews.
  • Collaborate with Design Verification team to execute on design features
  • Analyze RTL design for power optimization and timing optimization




  • 8+ years of overall design experience in the ASIC industry.
  • Familiar with industry standard high-speed protocols such as PCIe, cXL, SATA, USB.
  • Knowledge in digital design and RTL implementation
  • Knowledge in synthesis and timing analysis to achieve timing closure
  • Experience in HDL (VHDL/Verilog), HVL (SystemVerilog) and SystemVerilog Assertions (SVA)
  • Experience in design with multiple clock domains
  • Experience in low power design and methodology
  • Exposure to Makefile and other scripting languages like perl, python and ruby
  • Experience with state-of-the-art industry standard Electronic Design Automation (EDA) Tools




  • BS (or higher) degree in Electronics/Electrical or Computer Engineering desired



LOCATION: Markham/Ottawa, Ontario or Vancouver, BC, Canada








Requisition Number: 160241 
Country: Canada Province: 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.

AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services.


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