Silicon Design Engineer 2 - 113386

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.



SoC Performance Verification engineer

The Role:

AMD Markham SoC team is hiring for its Markham location in Canada for the next-generation chip development project!

Our SoC applications cover a wide spectrum from the state-of-the-art products empowering the current technological innovations in Machine/Deep learning, Virtual/Augmented Reality, and 3D Gaming.

AMD is an innovative technology company dedicated to collaborating with customers and partners to ignite the next generation of computing and graphics solutions. AMD designs and develops cutting-edge computer and graphics processing technology that is used throughout the world in business, enterprise, and consumer markets.

Key Responsibilities:

We are currently looking for a System-on-Chip Performance Verification Engineer who will be part of a team working on next generation of a complex SOC design for AI/ML applications . The successful candidate will play a key role in SOC verification performing the following duties for functional and performance aspects with RTL simulation and hardware emulation environment.

A truly multidisciplinary function, working in close collaboration with architects and front-end designers on the various SOC verification efforts, interacting with a wide variety of internal and external design verification/development teams, Design Verification methodology, and Silicon IP and tool vendors. Work with SOC and IP architects, Design and Design Verification teams to define, develop and execute SOC performance verification plan.

Preferred Experience:

  • Strong knowledge of CPU/GPU computer architecture.
  • Strong knowledge of digital logic and circuits.
  • Strong knowledge of OO programming languages such as C++.
  • Strong knowledge of scripting languages such as PERL, PYTHON.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Strong documentation and communication skills.
  • Good people skills. Organized and methodical with proven ability to plan and execute.
  • Ability to work well in a dynamic, fast-paced, pressure filled environment.

Academic Credentials:

  • Bachelor or Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or relative degree


  • Canada, Ontario, Markham



Requisition Number: 113386 
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

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