Firmware/BIOS Engineer

May 31, 2024
Austin, United States
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work


WHAT YOU DO AT AMD CHANGES EVERYTHING

We care deeply about transforming lives with AMD technology to enrich our industry, our communities, and the world. Our mission is to build great products that accelerate next-generation computing experiences – the building blocks for the data center, artificial intelligence, PCs, gaming and embedded. Underpinning our mission is the AMD culture. We push the limits of innovation to solve the world’s most important challenges. We strive for execution excellence while being direct, humble, collaborative, and inclusive of diverse perspectives. 

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THE ROLE:

This position is in the Embedded Solutions Group, Embedded business unit for x86 networking, storage, and automotive products. The Customer Applications Engineering team (CAE) is a global organization that works directly with Field Application Engineers, R&D engineers, and customers to design, integrate, and launch new customer products and resolve reported issues.

 

THE PERSON:

You are an engineer who enjoys solving difficult problems and is passionate about helping AMD customers design the latest, industry leading solutions in embedded storage, networking and automotive.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Provide guidance to ODM/OEM customers on effectively integrating AMD processor into networking, storage, and automotive products and custom designs. Guidance consists of architecture reviews, design-in support, and training customers on product features. Analyze, debug, & root cause issues found with AMD processor enabled platform and work with appropriate development teams to provide a solution. Train field sales and support staff in the features and uses of AMD products.

 

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Expertise in design and debugging Firmware, BIOS, Linux Kernel and/or Linux OS issues on SoC and platform level, UEFI, Coreboot.
  • Expert at C/C++ language; knowledge of assembly, Perl, Python.
  • Experience with x86 CPU/APU architectures and associated compile tools.
  • Knowledge of industry standard IO interfaces and storage – DDR4/5, PCIe Gen3/4, 1/2.5/10G Ethernet.
  • Ability to communicate technical issues and solutions with the customer and internal teams.

 

ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS:

Bachelors in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science

 

LOCATION:

Austin, Texas

 

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At AMD, your base pay is one part of your total rewards package.  Your base pay will depend on where your skills, qualifications, experience, and location fit into the hiring range for the position. You may be eligible for incentives based upon your role such as either an annual bonus or sales incentive. Many AMD employees have the opportunity to own shares of AMD stock, as well as a discount when purchasing AMD stock if voluntarily participating in AMD’s Employee Stock Purchase Plan. You’ll also be eligible for competitive benefits described in more detail here.

 

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.

At AMD, your base pay is one part of your total rewards package.  Your base pay will depend on where your skills, qualifications, experience, and location fit into the hiring range for the position. You may be eligible for incentives based upon your role such as either an annual bonus or sales incentive. Many AMD employees have the opportunity to own shares of AMD stock, as well as a discount when purchasing AMD stock if voluntarily participating in AMD’s Employee Stock Purchase Plan. You’ll also be eligible for competitive benefits described in more detail here.

 

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:

This position is in the Embedded Solutions Group, Embedded business unit for x86 networking, storage, and automotive products. The Customer Applications Engineering team (CAE) is a global organization that works directly with Field Application Engineers, R&D engineers, and customers to design, integrate, and launch new customer products and resolve reported issues.

 

THE PERSON:

You are an engineer who enjoys solving difficult problems and is passionate about helping AMD customers design the latest, industry leading solutions in embedded storage, networking and automotive.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Provide guidance to ODM/OEM customers on effectively integrating AMD processor into networking, storage, and automotive products and custom designs. Guidance consists of architecture reviews, design-in support, and training customers on product features. Analyze, debug, & root cause issues found with AMD processor enabled platform and work with appropriate development teams to provide a solution. Train field sales and support staff in the features and uses of AMD products.

 

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Expertise in design and debugging Firmware, BIOS, Linux Kernel and/or Linux OS issues on SoC and platform level, UEFI, Coreboot.
  • Expert at C/C++ language; knowledge of assembly, Perl, Python.
  • Experience with x86 CPU/APU architectures and associated compile tools.
  • Knowledge of industry standard IO interfaces and storage – DDR4/5, PCIe Gen3/4, 1/2.5/10G Ethernet.
  • Ability to communicate technical issues and solutions with the customer and internal teams.

 

ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS:

Bachelors in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science

 

LOCATION:

Austin, Texas

 

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