Staff ASIC Design Engineer - AI Engine

Location: San Jose, California, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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Staff ASIC Design Engineer - AI Engineer– 152880



AMD-Xilinx is seeking a capable and motivated RTL/ASIC design engineer to be part of front-end design team of next generation AI Engine/ML processors. 




You will take part in design and implementation of high-performance, low-power processor and accelerator IP for AI/ML applications.



In this role you will:

  • Define and specify micro-architecture of processor building blocks based on architecture requirements
  • RTL design and debug of complex blocks in Verilog / System Verilog
  • Analyze performance and make implementation choices to optimize timing
  • Analyze and optimize design for power efficiency and power integrity
  • Work with verification and physical design teams to achieve high quality design and successful tape out
  • Solve customer problems through innovative enhancements to product architecture/ micro-architecture
  • Design and implement underlying clocking infrastructures to ensure implementation tool requirements are met and are optimized for compile time and memory
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to solve novel problems across multiple functional areas in development of clocking features and/or algorithms




Strong experience in the following

  • ASIC design flow and direct experience with ASIC design in sub-20nm technology nodes
  • Digital design and experience with RTL design in Verilog/System Verilog
  • Circuit timing/STA, and practical experience with Prime Time or equivalent tools
  • Low power digital design and analysis
  • Modern SOC tools including Spyglass, Questa CDC, Cadence Conformal, VCS simulation

Experience in following is highly desired

  • Understanding of FPGA architecture and implementation flow
  • TCL, Perl, Python scripting
  • Version control systems such as Perforce, ICManage or Git
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to organize and present complex technical information
  • Fluent in working with Linux environment
  • Needs to be manually updated.




BSEE or equivalent and 8 years of relevant work experience, or MSEE or equivalent with 6 years of experience






Requisition Number: 152880 
Country: United States State: California City: San Jose 
Job Function: Design

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