Firmware Engineer

Feb 25, 2024
Vancouver, Canada
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work

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THE ROLE: 

 AMD’s NBIO is looking for highly motivated and experienced Firmware Engineers to work in the development of IP Firmware. The focus of this role is to own, code and drive the verification of  Training Algorithms, interrupts handling, error handling etc in Firmware. This opportunity provides a balance of definition, firmware design, system-level understanding, and post-Si debug with exposure to full design cycle. Be a part of a team that delivers Industry-leading IP and help our experts in RTL, FW, circuit, and architecture teams develop leading-edge and differentiating IPs.

  

THE PERSON:  

The Firmware Engineer Results-oriented, proactive, must be a self-starter, and able to independently drive tasks to completion. They must have strong problem-solving skills and pronounced attention to detail. The candidate must have an acumen for learning,  and ready to take on problems, fast ramp up on DDR/new technology.  Excellent communication skills and must be able to collaborate with other engineers geographically in different time zones.

 

 KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:  

  • Develop firmware functions like training algorithms, interrupts handling, error handling etc.
  • Collaborate with architects, hardware engineers, and software engineers to understand the new features/algorithm to be coded
  • Drive the feature implementation end-end; proactively read the specs, attending to details, closing the opens to do a thorough job
  • Code with high quality, document, drive the verification of the feature working with verification team
  • Make and meet commitments, and execute with honesty, flawlessly

  

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:  

  • Proficiency in Software programming skills - C programming, data structures, and firmware experience around embedded u-controller in C, good coding practices
  • Prior Serial interface protocols knowledge or industry experience will be helpful
  • Working knowledge of Python and work experience with assembly language will be helpful
  • Digital Verilog ASIC design experience will be helpful, familiarity with reading Verilog code, debug in Verdi, logic design concepts

 

ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS:  

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in computer engineering/Electrical Engineering 

 

LOCATION:  Vancouver/Markham CA 

 

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AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services. AMD and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity, inclusive employers and will consider all applicants without regard to age, ancestry, color, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religion, political and/or third-party affiliation, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.   We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective laws throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process.

Benefits offered are described:  AMD benefits at a glance.

 

AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services. AMD and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity, inclusive employers and will consider all applicants without regard to age, ancestry, color, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religion, political and/or third-party affiliation, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.   We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective laws throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process.

THE ROLE: 

 AMD’s NBIO is looking for highly motivated and experienced Firmware Engineers to work in the development of IP Firmware. The focus of this role is to own, code and drive the verification of  Training Algorithms, interrupts handling, error handling etc in Firmware. This opportunity provides a balance of definition, firmware design, system-level understanding, and post-Si debug with exposure to full design cycle. Be a part of a team that delivers Industry-leading IP and help our experts in RTL, FW, circuit, and architecture teams develop leading-edge and differentiating IPs.

  

THE PERSON:  

The Firmware Engineer Results-oriented, proactive, must be a self-starter, and able to independently drive tasks to completion. They must have strong problem-solving skills and pronounced attention to detail. The candidate must have an acumen for learning,  and ready to take on problems, fast ramp up on DDR/new technology.  Excellent communication skills and must be able to collaborate with other engineers geographically in different time zones.

 

 KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:  

  • Develop firmware functions like training algorithms, interrupts handling, error handling etc.
  • Collaborate with architects, hardware engineers, and software engineers to understand the new features/algorithm to be coded
  • Drive the feature implementation end-end; proactively read the specs, attending to details, closing the opens to do a thorough job
  • Code with high quality, document, drive the verification of the feature working with verification team
  • Make and meet commitments, and execute with honesty, flawlessly

  

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:  

  • Proficiency in Software programming skills - C programming, data structures, and firmware experience around embedded u-controller in C, good coding practices
  • Prior Serial interface protocols knowledge or industry experience will be helpful
  • Working knowledge of Python and work experience with assembly language will be helpful
  • Digital Verilog ASIC design experience will be helpful, familiarity with reading Verilog code, debug in Verdi, logic design concepts

 

ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS:  

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in computer engineering/Electrical Engineering 

 

LOCATION:  Vancouver/Markham CA 

 

#LI-SL3 

#HYBRID 

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