Senior Researcher - 140672

Location: Bellevue, Washington, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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The Role:

AMD Research is an entrepreneurial research organization with a strong track record of driving research innovations into AMD products. We are a global leader in the development of the world’s most advanced high-performance computers (HPC), such as El Capitan, the world-leading 2 exaflop supercomputer.

We are looking for a person to invent, design, and develop future memory microarchitecture, interfaces, and hardware.

The Person:

You cannot stop inventing, implementing, and validating new ways to increase memory architecture efficiency and performance. Does this describe you? If so, then join us!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Analyze performance limitations of current and planned processor architectures; conceive of optimizations and new features to accelerate performance and/or energy efficiency.
  • Implement innovative software and/or hardware solutions and demonstrate their effectiveness analytically and in simulation.
  • Drive the results of the research projects into product roadmaps.
  • Submit patentable inventions.
  • Clearly communicate research results to academic, product and commercial audiences.

Required Skills:

  • Strong understanding of CPU pipeline fundamentals.
  • Knowledge of modern out-of-order pipelines.
  • Demonstrated experience in CPU performance and bottleneck analysis.
  • Experience programming in C/C++ and Python
  • Knowledge of accelerator architectures.
  • Knowledge of compute runtimes.

Additional Experience Desired:

  • Knowledge of advanced statistics, graph analytics and machine-learning techniques.

Academic Credentials:

  • PhD degree or equivalent accomplishments in Computer Science, Electrical/Computer Engineering or related field


Santa Clara, CA is preferred; Austin, TX, and Bellevue, WA are options









Requisition Number: 140672 
Country: United States State: Washington City: Bellevue 
Job Function: Design


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