System Debug Engineer (MTS)

Location: Singapore, Singapore, SG

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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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.


System Debug Engineer (MTS)


The Role:

System Level Debug Engineering is a cost, quality, and time-to-market driven team responsible for enabling the availability of microprocessors to our customers. If you are looking for a fulfilling and challenging career as an engineer debugging PC system and IP level issues, you are at the right place! As an MTS System Level Debug Engineer, you will be responsible for driving and improving the debug throughput, hence delivering a quicker resolution to various functional and silicon issues. The expectation is to perform debug analysis of AMD microprocessors at the system level leading to root cause determination, followed by corrective actions and recommending resolutions. This role requires interaction with design teams, Product & Test Engineering teams, Customer Quality teams, software & platform teams to come up with the best solution that balance quality and cost. You will experience working with and learning from AMD’s talented engineering teams around the world.


The Person:

We are looking for someone with strong technical, analytical and problem-solving skills, as well as demonstrating the characteristic of an independent and resourceful individual.

The applicant must have a proficient understanding of x86 CPU architecture and functionality, as well as a broad understanding of various industry standard bus protocols, such as DDR, PCIe, USB, and Display.


Key Responsibilities & Experience:

  • Solves complex, novel and non-recurring problems; initiates significant changes to existing processes/methods and leads development and implementation.
  • Conduct engineering evaluations and analysis to drive closure of production issues.
  • Influences technical decisions that have a significant impact on final product.
  • Develop and apply new debug techniques to enhance technical depth in Product and Test Engineering.
  • Involves collaboration on or assuming the consultative or leadership responsibilities for a specific project or for product development initiatives.
  • May provide technical supervision or mentoring junior engineers.
  • Has accountability for results in a particular area of work.
  • Upscale overall team capabilities on low level system debug for both the AMD server enterprise and client PC product families.


Preferred Experience:

  • Strong knowledge and working experience on X86 architecture, SoC design and power management features.
  • Experience and with a good understanding of post silicon electrical and mixed signal circuitries.
  • Familiar with using analyzers and oscilloscopes, and other debug tools.
  • Strong and effective presentation, written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work with geographically distributed product engineering teams.
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and analytical skills.
  • Able to deal with a high level of ambiguity.
  • Software programming and scripting proficiency (C, C++, Java, Perl, Ruby, Java, Python).
  • Proficiency in Windows, Unix, and Linux operating systems
  • 7 years or more industry experience.


Academic Credentials:

  • BS/MS Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or comparable disciplines




AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. AMD and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and will consider all applicants without regard to race, marital status, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. EOE/MFDV





Requisition Number: 119181 
Country/Region/Location: Singapore State/Province: Singapore City: Singapore 
Job Function: 
Product Engineering  

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