Sr. Firmware Engineer

Jul 07, 2022
Austin, United States
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work

What you do at AMD changes everything 

At AMD, we push the boundaries of what is possible.  We believe in changing the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies – building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the data center. 

Developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who will go the “extra mile” to achieve unthinkable results.  It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, push boundaries, deliver innovation, and change the world.   If you have this type of passion, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.

Job Description:

Design, test, and/or optimize operating systems-level software, embedded systems, or firmware for the development of next-generation semiconductor products. Duties include: perform complex software engineering tasks to contribute to the development of firmware components (bios, security features, etc.), diagnostics, and/or solutions; leverage firmware/system software development expertise to support verification, silicon bring-up, validation, and/or design testing, throughout various stages of the silicon design cycle; work with cross-functional engineering teams to design, implement, verify, or test key features related to power management, system management, memory management, performance, or security; help troubleshoot complex system-level issues to ensure platform integration and HW/SW compatibility; show technical leadership on defined portions of large collaborative engineering projects related to the development of AMDs next generation products; and communicate the status of product development projects and related interdependencies to management or senior engineers within the team.


 Multiple openings.


Amount and type of experience required:

Master’s degree in Computer science, computer engineering, electronics engineering, or electrical engineering. Foreign equivalent degree accepted.

Two (2) years of experience in the job offered or closely related role.

Minimum Requirements: 

With either combination of education and experience, position requires experience with the following technologies and/or skills: Java, Javascript, Python, C, or C++; mathematical modeling, object oriented design, data structures, or advanced algorithms; memory management, multi-threading, or low-level device drivers; and, Linux, Unix, or real-time operating systems.

Alternate Education and experience accepted:

Bachelor's plus five (5) years of progressive, post-baccalaureate experience in the job offered or closely related role.



Requisition Number: 171988 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: Design

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