PMTS SOC Architect

Location: Shanghai, Shanghai, CN

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.



This is a leadership role in System on Chip requirement definition, feature architecture and silicon based mechanism construction focused on GPU performance, power and cost metrics. You will work with business owners, system architects, manufacturing and design to understand their requirements for the SOC and work with domain architects, SOC & IP design and post-silicon teams to define and develop the features needed. As a second part you will take care of the structural architecture of the semiconductor device regarding power supply, clocking, timing, interfaces, boot and reset sequences. At program level you will act as a contact person and representative to query/drive alignments with executive and technical stakeholders for technical development.



The person needs to be well self-motivated for deliveries and innovation, technical leadership demonstration, also with good communication skills.



Primary technical contact for an SOC program Guard the SOC power, performance and cost bounding box during development. Refine Business Unit and System Architecture provided requirements and use cases into SOC features and IP/Domain requirements, to be maintained in the Product Requirements Specification. Pro-actively works with peer architects, pre- and post-silicon teams to scope the required features and concept its implementation. Defines and documents the SOC Micro-Architecture, electrical specifications and logical structures. Supports and interfaces to Platform, Firmware and Software design. Quantify impacts of any bugs, fixes and changes in concept, architecture or design. Represent the SOC program to executive management from a technical perspective.



Graphics / Compute Processing, x86 Platform, Standard Interfaces Knowledge Logic, Electrical or Physical ASIC or IP Design Knowledge and Skills System on Chip Structures, Embedded Processors and Firmware Knowledge SOC Virtualization, RAS, Security Fluent English for both verbal and written for global teams’ communication.



Bachelor with 10+ years’ experience. Master with 8+ years’ experiences.


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Requisition Number: 174261 
Country/Region/Location: China State/Province: Shanghai City: Shanghai 
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