Silicon Design Engineer 2 (80627)

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.




As part of the SoC (System-on-Chip) DFX team you will be involved in timing analysis for state-of-the-art design-for-test and design-for-debug features in complex AMD products. In this role, you will be responsible for all aspects of static timing analysis including development of timing flow, executing timing analysis, writing constraints, and working with the design and physical design teams to achieve timing closure.



  • Should have strong problem-solving skills and high attention to detail
  • Good communication skills to be able to accurately describe issues and follow through on their resolution



  • Working with design teams to understand, write, and debug constraints
  • Working with Physical Design teams to achieve timing closure
  • Able to develop and modify scripts to enhance analysis
  • Knowledge of timing corners/modes (such as scan shift, scan capture, at-speed and BIST testing), process variations and signal integrity related issues



  • Familiar with timing of large high performance SoC designs in sub-micron technologies.
  • Familiar in STA and standards for timing closure and have an understanding of noise, cross-talk, leakage and OCV effects, etc.
  • Strong programming skills with Perl, TCL.
  • Knowledge and expertise in scan architecture, 1500 or 1687 compliant designs, DFT clocking, BIST including logic, memories and high speed IOs.



Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering


Requisition Number: 80627 
Country: Canada State: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Design


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