PMTS Silicon Design Engineer

Location: Melbourne, Victoria, AU

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.


Graphics/Compute Architect Modeler

The Role:

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) (NYSE: AMD) is an innovative technology company dedicated to collaborating with customers and technology partners to ignite the next generation of computing and graphics solutions at work, home and play. If you have a passion for perfection and an aim to achieve, you belong at AMD. Our employees work hard, have fun, and thrive on success. We meet the challenges of an evolving marketplace by staying true to our values, including an unwavering respect for individuals and a focus on retaining outstanding employees. AMD is seeking best-in-class Software Engineers to support the infrastructure and development of a C++ Modeling environment for the world's leading GPUs. This position offers the opportunity to have a real impact in a dynamic, technology-focused company architecting product lines ranging from consumer graphics to high performance compute engines. You will provide support to the graphics architecture team and support for its broad user community. You will be empowered to work across multiple teams and platforms to provide and expand the capabilities of the model and it's capabilities.

The Person:

  • Strong analytical skills and pronounced attention to details.
  • Must be a self-starter, and able to independently drive tasks to completion.
  • Good teamwork and communications skills

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop C++ Architecture model to support Architecture Exploration and predict performance for next generation Graphics
  • Collaborate with Graphics Architects and Design & Verification Team to coordinate, participate in, new feature modeling
  • Innovate on new algorithms for optimum performance and minimal area and power through High-Level Modeling (C / C++)
  • Conduct competitive analysis of performance for state-of-the-art Graphics and Compute workloads
  • Correlation and tune model with pre- and post- silicon design

Preferred Experience:

  • Must be proficient in C / C++
  • Strong 3D Math Skills
  • Must have good collaboration and social skills
  • Experience with 3D pipeline and industry graphics standards (DX/OGL/OCL) is a plus
  • Good understanding of ASIC implementation methods is required to optimize for Performance, Power, Area (PPA)
  • Strong analytical thinking and excellent attention to detail with good coding skills are required
  • Proficient in scripting languages as a tool for analysis (Python preferred)

Academic Credentials:

  • MS Degree: Education track for Computer Science or Electrical or Computer Engineering w/ focus on Computer/Graphics Architecture



Requisition Number: 93361 
Country/Region/Location: Australia State/Province: Victoria City: Melbourne 
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