Staff Technical Marketing Engineer - Processing System

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 Requirements

  • Possesses an in-depth understanding of embedded processing systems, operating systems, embedded system debuggers, embedded processing applications and system requirements.
  • Technical expertise in Application CPUs, real-time CPUs and microcontrollers, preferably in MicroBlaze and ARM Cortex architectures.
  • Experience with Linux, U-boot and bootloaders.
  • Strong knowledge of hardware and software power management techniques including familiarity with Linux Power Management Framework
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills. Proven ability in writing application notes, white papers & customer presentations.
  • Must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment as part of a collaborative team across multiple geographies to creatively solve challenging problems
  • Fully self-sufficient in software development concepts and methods, coding, and debugging
  • Strong interpersonal skills to work with engineering, marketing, customers, FAEs and sales to deliver timely solutions
  • Desire to be hands on with Xilinx tools, devices, boards and software
  • Good understanding of Xilinx FPGA architecture and tools flow




  • Drive and own power management solutions from product definition to production and enable customer adoption
  • Help support customers on ARM based processing systems
  • Run industry standard benchmarks and present results to the field and customers.
  • Develop and run tests to measure system level bandwidth and latency, and power using performance tools, for different applications
  • Develop and test systems with Linux and/or RTOS
  • Familiarity with protocols like I2C, UART, USB, SATA, Ethernet, PCIE etc.
  • Strong programming skills and understanding of Python and C/C++.
  • Good understanding of Xilinx FPGA architecture and tools flow
  • Help define and create customer demos or example designs
  • Document best practices in Xilinx documentation and Wiki
  • Develop training and marketing material for Xilinx Field people
  • Drive the needs back through engineering to deliver customer ready solutions 


Education Requirements

MS or BS in Computer Science or Computer Engineer 

Years of Experience

8-10 years of experience



Requisition Number: 153731 
Country: United States State: California City: San Jose 
Job Function: Business Marketing

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