PMTS Analog Design Engineer/Lead - GDDR7

Jul 01, 2022
Santa Clara, United States
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work

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PMTS IO Firmware Lead (GDDR)



We are searching for a Analog engineering lead to join the GDDR PHY design team.  This is an exciting opportunity to lead a team of Analog engineers, responsible for defining, specifying, and implementing custom circuits for training and control for future high-speed GDDR IP and other Memory IO for AMD’s graphics and semi-custom products.



The successful candidate will possess:

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills along with attention to details
  • Must be a self-starter, able to drive tasks independently and efficiently to completion
  • Strong/effective communication and leadership skills
  • Enthusiastic team-first mentality
  • Ability to provide mentorship and guidance to junior engineers
  • Clearly articulate to Senior Management the development status and challenges
  • Ability to partner with stakeholders (Layout Engineer, Physical Designers, Digital Designers and DV engineers) to develop best practices to improve Operations.
  • Relevant academic background (M. degree preferred) 



  • Lead a group of senior analog engineers to implement and debug circuits for memory I/O
  • Work with design and modeling teams to develop requirements, collaterals, and specifications to support training, power, and feature control
  • Work with Design Verification team to ensure functional correctness
  • Bring-up, optimization, and debug (working with platform and characterization teams)
  • Contribute to hiring of additional engineers
  • Recommend improvements, optimization and power saving enhancements



  • Proven experience in IO analog design from specification to successful silicon
  • Experience in high-speed interfaces such as DDR, GDDR, HBM, and/or high speed SERDES
  • Experience of team leadership
  • Experience with collaterals needed for IO integration
  • Progressive experience in Analog design & development



  • Relevant academic background (Master’s degree preferred)



Santa Clara, California

Or Folsom, California





Requisition Number: 106001 
Country: United States State: California City: Santa Clara 
Job Function: Design


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