Embedded IP Architect

Location: Markham, Ontario, CA

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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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.



Embedded IP Architect



The IP architect will play key role of ensuring AMD Embedded SoC / dGPU IP address critical Embedded market segment (Networking, Storage, Automotive, Thin client) requirements performing the below:

  • Map & maintain AMD Embedded SoC / dGPU product IP roadmap
  • Define IP roadmap of key Embedded features like Ethernet, NTB, NVDIMM, NVME hot-plug, Graphics / Display, Machine Learning, ISP etc..
  • Influence AMD product generations working with core silicon teams and ensuring Embedded requirements are captured (via Jama)
  • Working with vertical marketing & product teams to understand key IP gaps and help address in future products
  • Work with IP architects in T&E group in conjunction with Embedded segment architects to meet product requirements
  • Collaborate with third party IP vendors by closely monitoring IP evolution and assess impact to Embedded customers
  • Influence ecosystem partners for Embedded roadmap alignment
  • Provide key IP requirement / enhancement inputs pertaining to focused Embedded markets
  • Assist IP validation & platform teams in understanding specific IP, validation steps and triaging IP issues
  • Assist customer support team in addressing any IP related queries



  • Own Embedded SoC / dGPU IP roadmap including special Embedded features (Ethernet, NTB, NVDIMM, NVME hot-plug, Graphics / Display, Machine Leaning)
  • Ensure Embedded IP requirements are addressed in future products by participating in server/client BU and other core team meetings
  • Major stakeholder in Product functional / architecture specification
  • Influence TRD to ensure maximum coverage of Embedded IPs and review platform design to ensure the requirements are met
  • Influence other BU platform designs to be leveraged for Embedded product validation if needed
  • Define product / IP emulation plan and guide validation progress
  • Assess silicon bugs and its impact on Embedded market along with assessing fix / workaround
  • Drive meetings with Silicon teams for updates, EMB requirements and watch IP changes across the board
  • Build relationship with industry vendors and ensure hardware ecosystem alignment for AMD Embedded product roadmap



  • Demonstrated SoC IP experience
  • Good understanding and experience with IPs enabling Embedded features - Ethernet, UMC, NTB, NVDIMM, NVME hot-plug, Graphics / Display, Machine Leaning
  • SoC process & packaging understanding
  • Prior experience working with IP emulation
  • Platform design knowledge
  • ASIC / FPGA knowledge
  • Firmware / Software stack understanding is a plus
  • Excellent communication and articulation skills
  • Leadership experience is a plus



  • Bachelor’s degree in Electronics engineering from reputed college
  • Master’s degree (VLSI is a big plus) from reputed university



Markham, ON







Requisition Number: 171201 
Country: Canada Province: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Design


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