CPU core Physical Design Engineer

Sep 10, 2022
Santa Clara, United States
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work

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CPU core Physical Design Engineer The Role


The position will involve working with a very experienced Logic design team and is responsible for delivering the physical design of large tiles to meet challenging goals for frequency, power and other design requirements for AMD next generation microprocessors in a fast-paced environment.


The Person

  • This individual will be responsible for participating and driving large design blocks from early design stage to tapeout.
  • Work responsibilities include synthesizing extremely high speed designs, following through with Place and Route and analyzing design results, and making changes to the RTL code as needed.
  • Work involves daily interaction with other physical designers as well as with RTL/Logic designers


Preferred Experience:

  • Extensive VLSI/IC design experience in a professional environment
  • Knowledge of Logic Design and Synthesis
  • Auto P&R background and skills
  • Experience with Timing Closure, Circuit Design, Electrical Closure, and Memory Compiler Work
  • Proven understanding of RTL, microarchitecture, Physical Design CAD tools and scripting languages (Perl, Python)


Academic Credentials:

  • B.S. or M.S. in Electrical Engineering with 5-10 years of direct design experience preferred.



Santa Clara, CA ( Onsite)



Country: United States State: California City: Santa Clara







Requisition Number: 182202 
Country: United States State: California City: Santa Clara 
Job Function: Design

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