Verification Cloud Methodology Engineer - 79477

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.

Verification Cloud Methodology Engineer

The Role:

This position involves

The goal of AMD CAD is to determine a set of best practices and techniques for designing chips with the highest performance, lowest cost, and lowest power usage. AMD CAD will then automate these best practices into a software design flow for efficiency and consistency and work with various design teams to properly put the software to use in constructing next-generation GPUs, CPUs and APUs with industry-standard EDA software tools such as Synopsys VCS and Primetime.

The Person:

This is a great opportunity for you to use your design verification experience to develop and maintain world-class hardware design verification flow on a cloud-native infrastructure. Do you thrive in a fast-paced production environment! Join a team that's leading on the cutting edge of technology!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Implementing verification flow on top of cloud-based infrastructure.
  • Supporting the cloud-based infrastructure for verification flows with verification methodology team.
  • Testing verification jobs for key performance criteria.
  • Tuning the flow and infrastructure to get optimal results.
  • Developing new flow features around new cloud technologies and EDA tool capabilities.
  • Conducting evaluations of tool and infrastructure quality.

Preferred Experience:

  • Solid design verification experience is critical
  • Excellent UNIX and scripting programming skills (Perl, Python and/or TCL)
  • Experience with software build automation
  • Knowledge of at least one EDA verification tool (Cadence Xcelium, Synopsys VCS, Mentor Questa)
  • Knowledge of common cloud technologies for storage, job management, and compute allocation
  • Experience with version control software (e.g. perforce, git)

Academic Credentials:

Bachelors degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering is helpful.


Santa Clara, Calif.

It's a great time to join AMD! We offer outstanding benefits, including paid time off (holidays, vacation and sick), annual bonus incentive, matching 401k, ESPP, tuition reimbursement, onsite fitness facility (at some locations), and more!



Requisition Number: 79477 
Country: United States State: California City: Santa Clara 
Job Function: Design


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