Product, Power and Performance Attainment Systems Engineer - 76815

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.



Product, Power and Performance Attainment Systems Engineer



We are a cutting-edge systems engineering team focused on DGPU products that deliver performance leadership and superior power efficiency.  The team is passionate about power and performance with primary responsibilities in emulation, post-silicon bring-up, feature and workload optimization and characterization, debug and product optimization.


The successful candidate will drive, execute and debug end-to-end validation and optimization tests for power and performance from emulation to production.


The successful candidate will develop new methodologies and tools to evaluate the silicon, while leaning on cutting edge technology to deliver product leadership.



You are passionate about technology, continuously seeking to grow, self-starter, and a high sense of accountability with relentless determination. You have strong analytical skills, critical thinker and superior communication skills.



  • Lead the product definition for AMD’s graphics products: push the boundaries of performance and minimize power
  • Lead interdisciplinary teams in silicon design, board design engineering, software, program management, customer engineering, product engineering and reliability engineers to develop the most compelling DGPU products in the market
  • Lead the evaluation, analysis and optimization of DGPU power and performance
  • Provide systems-engineering leadership during pre-silicon planning, post-silicon bring-up, product definition and product validation, and production ramp
  • Engaged in the pre-silicon and post-silicon phases of the design
  • Lead planning activities and developing test cases and methodologies to evaluate power and performance
  • Develop pre-silicon models to predict and evaluate future designs
  • Be the link between design and physical silicon
  • Optimize features for system and power management IP
  • Debug and analyze the performance of AMD’s IP’s in post-silicon using tools and benchmarks
  • Proactively drive continuous improvement for post-silicon power and performance activities
  • Work with silicon architects and post-silicon evaluation teams to evaluate and tune the IP’s for optimal power and performance
  • Support prototyping experiments for improving current and implementing new features that impact performance and power



  • Strong technical background in PC systems and graphics
  • Strong leadership, critical thinking, analytical and organizational skills are mandatory
  • Specific knowledge of computer architecture and workload analysis
  • VHDL/Verilog and C/C++ experience are assets
  • Good understanding of computer organization/architecture
  • Deep understanding of digital electronics
  • Understanding of Power/thermal management
  • Extensive laboratory experience, including oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, etc.
  • Strong analytical /problem solving skills and pronounced attention to detail
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must be a self-starter, and able to independently drive tasks to completion



  • A B. Sc. Or Master’s Degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering
  • Minimum 5 years of work experience



Markham, ON, Canada




Requisition Number: 76815 
Country: Canada State: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function: Design 


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