Power & Performance System Engineer

Location: Taipei, Taiwan, TW

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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Power & Performance System Engineer

 As part of the Power and Performance Optimization group, the Client Power Optimization team provides power and battery life engineering expertise on AMD mobile and desktop platforms. The core purpose of the team is to deliver high-quality power assessments of our products/platforms, which benefits the following areas:

  • Product Development: Pre-production battery life characterization and optimization
  • Marketing: AMD product definition/power-performance trade-offs
  • Customer: Root-cause resolution of customer battery life and performance issues

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Analyzing interactions between various power management features and optimizing their configurations for power and performance at customer platforms.
  • Work along with Power, Platform, and SOC Architects to improve power models used for future programs
  • Executing MSFT ADK tests
  • Executing power characterization plans for power management features.
  • Setting up systems and power measurement equipment for automated test framework.
  • Proactively driving continuous improvement for post-silicon power characterization related procedure and customers’ design platform Battery Life and performance attainment

 

 SKILLS REQUIREMENTS:

  • Good understanding of computer/SoC architecture and ACPI specification
  • Good understanding of board layout and schematics
  • PC Notebook design/support Background, prefer in PC OEM/ODM EE team or IHV/ISV Application Engineer team
  • PC/Hardware Design in some form at circuit board to production
  • Working knowledge of Windows OS and software
  • Must be involved in the power performance optimization and share past scenarios doing so
  • Power/thermal management experience is an asset
  • Experience working in a lab environment, including use of oscilloscopes, multimeters, soldering iron
  • Experience running performance benchmark and battery life benchmark are big plus
  • Strong analytical/problem solving skills and pronounced attention to details
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel
  • Must be a self-starter, and able to independently drive tasks to completion

 

 

LOCATION:

  • Taipei, Taiwan

 



Requisition Number: 180683 
Job Function: Design  

 

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