Graphics and Compute Firmware Engineer- 81102

Location: Orlando, Florida, US

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.

Senior Firmware Engineer

The Role:

Get to work with HW development teams, GPU architects, test teams. In this role, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining Graphics RLC code on the most advanced Graphics processors in the world

The Person:

Our ideal candidate will possess strong communication, collaboration, and skills, as well as experience in the development, implementation and debug of basic IO firmware Team work and interpersonal skills are essential to the role as you will be collaborating with multiple domain owners and developers. This individual should possess a high level of integrity, be motivated, capable of effectively working with global teams and Customers. Ability to take the long view for improvements to code and process efficiencies and discuss architectural items.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, and debug RLC FW for graphics processors in accordance with HW feature specifications and requirements
  • Contribute to the development of internal tools to improve development efficiency and quality
  • Accountable for on time delivery of work
  • Collaborate with management and off-site teams to co-develop the complete product solution
  • Regular communication via Audio/Video conference with global teams

Preferred Experience:

  • Strong understanding of Graphics processor architecture
  • Hands on knowledge of Assembly and standard C language
  • Power management & Virtualization experience
  • Past experience in FW development environment
  • Familiarity with Source Code management tools such as Perforce
  • Solid understanding in PC architecture, x86 processors, chipsets, DRAM architecture, PCI, PCI-X, PCI Express, ACPI, multiprocessor systems, power management and system management
  • Expertise in Assembly programming and debugging tools is a must
  • Experience with I2C, VESA, and power management is required
  • Excellent and proven machine language, low level code and C/C++ programming skills
  • Strong analysis and problem solving skills required
  • Proven interpersonal skill, technical leadership and partnership required
  • Must be proficient in both written and spoken English
  • Experience working with multi-site teams preferred

Academic Credentials:

BS-CS/BS-EE with 8+ years’ experience with firmware or system software development.


Orlando, Florida




Requisition Number: 81102 
Country: United States State: Florida City: Orlando 
Job Function: Design


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