Silicon Design Engineer 2

Location: Ottawa, 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.



The Wired IP Solutions Group (WISG) is looking for a talented candidate to join our group in the position of Senior ASIC/FPGA Verification Engineer. The successful candidate will contribute to the development of next generation ASIC and FPGA-based intellectual property (IP) to address the needs of state-of-the-art wired communications systems.

It is expected that the candidate will be experienced in SystemVerilog coding, and advanced verification methodologies such as constraint-random or UVM. Working knowledge of RTL design and processes would be an asset, as would experience with scripting languages such as Python, Perl and TCL. It would also be desirable for applicants to have experience with wired communications protocols such as Ethernet, OTN and Interlaken.


Education Requirements

  •   Bachelor of Electrical/Computer/Software Engineering or Bachelor in Computer Science minimum required, Master degree an asset


Years of Experience

  • 5-7 years experience in ASIC/FPGA verification
  • Extensive experience in designing and implementing testbenches, coverage closure techniques and regression management flows
  • In depth knowledge of modern verification practices including UVM, Formal Verification and assertion based test
  • Experience and knowledge of communications standards (such as Ethernet, Flex Ethernet, OTN, Interlaken)
  • Fluency in Verilog or System Verilog
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


  • Expertise in scripting languages such as Python, Perl and TCL
  • Experience in C, C++
  • Familiarity with Xilinx tools and flows 

Requisition Number: 170781 
Country: Canada Province: Ontario City: Ottawa 
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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