99301 GPU Power and Performance Engineer

Location: Santa Clara, 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.

GPU Power and Performance Engineer



A great opportunity to join AMD’s GPU Radeon Performance & Power Group, working with bleeding-edge technologies to deliver world-class products to the marketplace across a wide range of products portfolio including discrete GPUs, laptops, gaming consoles, data centers, and mobile products.



A highly motivated individual with interest in hardware and firmware performance & power management. A great team player with strong collaboration and communication skills. Looking to grow their career and make an impact while expanding their experience in GPU architecture and performance and power optimization techniques.



  • Work within the GPU performance & power optimization group to drive performance and perf-per-watt optimization initiatives from identifying new opportunities to productization, including analysis, estimations, design specification, implementation, and on-silicon measurements.
  • Collaborate with system architects and designers to define and prototype performance and power optimization mechanisms and use cases.
  • Run performance/power models and tools, collect and analyze data, and evaluate tradeoffs against projected goals.
  • Bring-up silicon and perform post-silicon debugging.
  • Develop toolchain and automation.



  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in performance & power management and optimization techniques.
  • Experience in power architecture and perf/power modeling.
  • Experience in pre-silicon and post-silicon debugging.
  • Experience in algorithm design and firmware developement.   
  • Knowledge in Graphics pipeline architecture is a plus.
  • C++ and scripting programming skills (e.g., Perl, Python)
  • Strong analytical skills, well organized, and self-driven to make an impact.
  • Excellent communication skills.



Major in EE, CS or related, Master’s Degree with 3+ years or Bachelor with 5+ years of working experience.

Requisition Number: 99301 
Country: United States State: California City: Santa Clara 
Job Function: Design


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