Sr. Silicon Design Engineer( Power and performance modeling estimations )

Mar 18, 2024
Bengaluru, India
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work


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SENIOR SILICON DESIGN ENGINEER 

 

The Role:

AMD is looking for an Sr. Engineer for the exciting role of performance execution engineer. As part of an experienced engineering group with highly talented engineers, you will help characterize & profile performance for upcoming AMD APUs, & CPUs & contribute to defining product specifications.  You will also be involved in defining product bounding box and estimating its power and performance. 

The Person:

A successful candidate will employ proven solid power and performance knowledge, strong multi-functional communication, and well-honed organizational skills with logical thinking. A candidate must be self-motivated and possess the technical proficiency and interpersonal confidence to represent performance ideas technically clearly.

 

A self-starter with the ability to accomplish complex performance optimization independently and collaborate with others to resolve problems found. You should feel comfortable working in a lab environment.

 

AMD's environment is fast paced, results oriented and built upon a legion of forward-thinking people with a passion for winning technology. This is an extraordinary opportunity to work in an outstanding company like AMD - Join us!

 

If you are keen on understanding performance, excited about small gains and are persistent until the solution is found, then this is the role for you.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Sensitivity analysis of different workloads on an SoC
  • Benchmarking APUs, CPUs, including analysis with competition
  • Own Power and Performance analysis optimizations and product definition
  • Contribute to performance characterization and optimization
  • Responsible for analyzing any performance degradation, debug the cause & propose optimization solutions
  • Zero down on performance bottlenecks and propose solutions
  • Co-work with members across the globe & contributes to technical discussions & status updates
  • Share benchmark position of AMD products against competition

 

 

Preferred Experience:

  • Preferred 6+ years of performance & optimization experience
  • Experience in writing scripts in Ruby, Perl, Python or Shell
  • Hands-on experience on
    1. Silicon/SOC Power and Performance measurements & optimizations
    2. Product definition from frequency, temperature, and power perspective
    3. Power/Voltage/Frequency/Temperature characterization
    4. Component level power measurements
    5. Different OS experience: Windows/Linux
    6. Understand power, frequency, voltage & temperature logs and make decisions on why performance results are met or not met (performance profiling)
  • Experience in benchmark sensitivity & competitive analysis
  • Understands power vs performance behavior with deeper understanding on SoC power rails
  • Deeper understanding of CPU pipeline, cache, memory, workload, and use-case analysis
  • Familiarity with common Windows & Linux Benchmark tools such as 3DMark11, PCMark, PassMark, CineBench, CoreMark, SPEC, DPDK, SPDK, FIO
  • Familiar with power measurement tools such as
    1. NIDAQ power measurement adapters
    2. Thermal chillers
  • Experience working in a multi-site environment and ability to travel as needed.

 

Academic Credentials:

  • Engineering degree in Electrical/Electronics/Computer science with relevant experience and strong technical skills. Advanced degree highly preferred.
  • Excellent communication and inter-personal skills.

 

Location:

  • Bangalore, India

 

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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.

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.

SENIOR SILICON DESIGN ENGINEER 

 

The Role:

AMD is looking for an Sr. Engineer for the exciting role of performance execution engineer. As part of an experienced engineering group with highly talented engineers, you will help characterize & profile performance for upcoming AMD APUs, & CPUs & contribute to defining product specifications.  You will also be involved in defining product bounding box and estimating its power and performance. 

The Person:

A successful candidate will employ proven solid power and performance knowledge, strong multi-functional communication, and well-honed organizational skills with logical thinking. A candidate must be self-motivated and possess the technical proficiency and interpersonal confidence to represent performance ideas technically clearly.

 

A self-starter with the ability to accomplish complex performance optimization independently and collaborate with others to resolve problems found. You should feel comfortable working in a lab environment.

 

AMD's environment is fast paced, results oriented and built upon a legion of forward-thinking people with a passion for winning technology. This is an extraordinary opportunity to work in an outstanding company like AMD - Join us!

 

If you are keen on understanding performance, excited about small gains and are persistent until the solution is found, then this is the role for you.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Sensitivity analysis of different workloads on an SoC
  • Benchmarking APUs, CPUs, including analysis with competition
  • Own Power and Performance analysis optimizations and product definition
  • Contribute to performance characterization and optimization
  • Responsible for analyzing any performance degradation, debug the cause & propose optimization solutions
  • Zero down on performance bottlenecks and propose solutions
  • Co-work with members across the globe & contributes to technical discussions & status updates
  • Share benchmark position of AMD products against competition

 

 

Preferred Experience:

  • Preferred 6+ years of performance & optimization experience
  • Experience in writing scripts in Ruby, Perl, Python or Shell
  • Hands-on experience on
    1. Silicon/SOC Power and Performance measurements & optimizations
    2. Product definition from frequency, temperature, and power perspective
    3. Power/Voltage/Frequency/Temperature characterization
    4. Component level power measurements
    5. Different OS experience: Windows/Linux
    6. Understand power, frequency, voltage & temperature logs and make decisions on why performance results are met or not met (performance profiling)
  • Experience in benchmark sensitivity & competitive analysis
  • Understands power vs performance behavior with deeper understanding on SoC power rails
  • Deeper understanding of CPU pipeline, cache, memory, workload, and use-case analysis
  • Familiarity with common Windows & Linux Benchmark tools such as 3DMark11, PCMark, PassMark, CineBench, CoreMark, SPEC, DPDK, SPDK, FIO
  • Familiar with power measurement tools such as
    1. NIDAQ power measurement adapters
    2. Thermal chillers
  • Experience working in a multi-site environment and ability to travel as needed.

 

Academic Credentials:

  • Engineering degree in Electrical/Electronics/Computer science with relevant experience and strong technical skills. Advanced degree highly preferred.
  • Excellent communication and inter-personal skills.

 

Location:

  • Bangalore, India

 

#LI-SR4

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