Staff Software Development Engineer

Location: San Jose, California, 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.

Job Description:

  • You will be a member of R&D team that develops timing models & underlying infrastructure for Place & Route software
  • Responsible for developing software for generating timing models, testing models and their integration to static timing analysis.
  • Perform research & development of new algorithms to automate analysis, use statistical and machine-learning approach to model prediction & accuracy, measure impact on P&R quality of results.
  • Evaluate new FPGA architecture features and their impact on existing model capture tools, working closely with both hardware and P&R teams.


Qualifications / Skills

  • Solid foundation in data structures, graph theory, and software engineering with strong analytical and debugging skills
  • Expertise in C++
  • Knowledge of FPGA, Machine Learning, or Python is a plus
  • Experience implementing multi-threaded and multi-process systems is a plus


Education Requirements & Years of Experience

  • MS or Ph.D. in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field
  • 5+ years of experience as a Senior Software Engineer or related occupation




Requisition Number: 160890 
Country: United States State: California City: San Jose 
Job Function: Design

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