Systems Design Engineer

May 17, 2024
Markham, Canada
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work

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The Role: 

The focus of this role is to plan, build, and execute the verification of new and existing features for AMD’s graphics processor IP, resulting in no bugs in the final design.   

Key Responsibilities:

  • Defining and executing validation strategies, enablement of features and unit test plans
  • Publishing and aligning test plan requirements and dependencies 
  • Working closely with supporting teams such as design, diagnostics, driver, and project leadership 
  • Isolation and debug of issues found in Graphics IP during pre-silicon, bring-up, validation, and production phases of SCBU products
  • Lead cross-functional technical discussions to drive root cause identification and resolution on technical issues
  • Driving and participating in technical innovations to enhance AMD’s validation capabilities in Graphics IP, including tool and script developments, technical and methodology enhancements

Requirements:

  • Minimum 5-6 years of experience in post-silicon validation
  • Demonstrated ability to grasp new technical concepts quickly
  • Understanding of Graphics pipeline
  • Strong programming/scripting skills (eg. Python, C/C++,  Ruby)
  • Experience with IP/System level bring-up, SOC debug techniques and methodologies
  • Strong analytical/problem solving skills and pronounced attention to details
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-starter, strong collaborator, and able to independently drive tasks to completion
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to handle multiple issues at the same time
  • Strong understanding of BIOS, OS, and driver-level interactions and common failure points
  • In-depth knowledge of SOC architecture and concepts
  • Experience with common lab equipment, computer hardware, and networks
  • Experience in pre-silicon emulation and debug
  • Led process improvement initiatives to improve engineering quality
  • Strong technical leadership and mentoring skills
  • Knowledge of Graphics IP power management features

Education:

Bachelor, Master's degree in Electrical, Computer, or Software Engineering, or related degrees

 

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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.

The Role: 

The focus of this role is to plan, build, and execute the verification of new and existing features for AMD’s graphics processor IP, resulting in no bugs in the final design.   

Key Responsibilities:

  • Defining and executing validation strategies, enablement of features and unit test plans
  • Publishing and aligning test plan requirements and dependencies 
  • Working closely with supporting teams such as design, diagnostics, driver, and project leadership 
  • Isolation and debug of issues found in Graphics IP during pre-silicon, bring-up, validation, and production phases of SCBU products
  • Lead cross-functional technical discussions to drive root cause identification and resolution on technical issues
  • Driving and participating in technical innovations to enhance AMD’s validation capabilities in Graphics IP, including tool and script developments, technical and methodology enhancements

Requirements:

  • Minimum 5-6 years of experience in post-silicon validation
  • Demonstrated ability to grasp new technical concepts quickly
  • Understanding of Graphics pipeline
  • Strong programming/scripting skills (eg. Python, C/C++,  Ruby)
  • Experience with IP/System level bring-up, SOC debug techniques and methodologies
  • Strong analytical/problem solving skills and pronounced attention to details
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-starter, strong collaborator, and able to independently drive tasks to completion
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to handle multiple issues at the same time
  • Strong understanding of BIOS, OS, and driver-level interactions and common failure points
  • In-depth knowledge of SOC architecture and concepts
  • Experience with common lab equipment, computer hardware, and networks
  • Experience in pre-silicon emulation and debug
  • Led process improvement initiatives to improve engineering quality
  • Strong technical leadership and mentoring skills
  • Knowledge of Graphics IP power management features

Education:

Bachelor, Master's degree in Electrical, Computer, or Software Engineering, or related degrees

 

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