SMTS Lead System Eng. (8)

Location: 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.



  • Work with cross organization teams to ensure Silicon/SW/Platform/etc. features are in sync, development is supported, and validation is planned
  • Coordination of all test activities including Bring up of silicon & boards
  • Defect prioritization and root-cause resolution plans
  • Owner for Post-silicon validation activity that includes:
    • Platforms definitions: Validation, test, and reference platforms
    • Covers all system features to be validated
    • Test requirements for all system features
  • System test plans that include
    • Functions within Bios, Drivers, Silicon, IO subsystems, power, thermal, OS certification
    • Cross-functional groups (Performance, Power, and Manufacturing etc.)
    • External and Customer co-validation teams
  • Platform configurations – system BOM definition
  • Sign-off responsibility for Synchronized releases for internal and external delivery
    • CPU, chipset, boards, options, peripherals, OS, BIOS, drivers
  • Test execution and debug leadership across AMD
  • Assure that all responsibilities are clearly defined across all relevant and participating organizations



  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Prior experience with client  and/or workstation system design and validation
  • Prior experience with testing tools and environments, defect tracking and revision control
  • Knowledge of general Computer Architecture concepts and silicon features
  • Microsoft Operating Systems, Linux Operating Systems, virtualization software (VMware, Ubuntu, et al), and validation/certification processes for each of these environments
  • Experience with system component compatibility and stress testing
  • Familiar with performance trade-offs and optimizations
  • Familiar with scripting languages and programming
  • Microprocessor bring-up and debug



Bachelor/Master’s degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering preferred


Requisition Number: 72780 
Country: China State: Shanghai City: Shanghai 
Job Function: Design 

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