MTS Silicon Design Engineer

Austin, TX, USA | AMD

  • Industry:
    Computer Hardware / Consumer Electronics
  • Position Type:
    Full-Time
  • Functions:
    Engineering
  • Experience:
    7-10 years
Job Description:
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  • Establishes and maintains AMD's technological leadership position

  • Considered technical leader across project and departmental boundaries and has a proven track record for sustained innovation.

  • Is responsible for projects or processes of significant strategic or commercial importance and for project/program results

  • Deals with problems requiring cutting edge approaches and champions innovation across the organization

  • Makes technical decisions that have a significant impact on product families, go to market strategies and customer satisfaction

  • Has business and technical time horizon of generally 6 to 18 months.

  • Accountability on project execution with significant influence on project/product time-to-market schedules.

  • Provides consultative direction with senior management

  • Coaches and mentors experienced staff

  • Represents AMD to the outside technical community, partners and vendors

  • Work closely with other team members to understand design architecture and to propose solutions to improve/enhance performance with given SoC/IP and markets.

  • Micro-benchmarking, analyzing and tracing various benchmarks, workload characterization, competitive analysis on various hardware platforms, identifying bottlenecks and proposing feedback and solutions for performance improvement.

  • Developing tools and methodology for performance modeling, workloads analysis.

  • Proposing, communicating and implementing solutions to issues.

  • Lead technical teams, participate and present in executive reviews on product planning and execution.

  • Participate in collaborative development and workload performance optimization with AMD’s partners/customers


Position Requirements:



  • Exceptional foundation in systems architecture, cutting across CPU, memory, storage and I/O subsystems

  • Strong exposure to complex cloud or enterprise software stacks such as Hadoop, Spark, Oracle or other database,

  • Power user of performance profiling tools, preferably x86 based (e.g. linux perf, Windows perfmon)

  • Experience with hardware performance counter monitoring tools

  • Knowledge of OS internals and kernel parameter tuning experience

  • Exposure to cloud/enterprise performance benchmarks is a plus (SPECjbb, VMMark, etc)

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, written, and presentation)

  • > 7 years relevant industry experience


Education Requirements:



  • Master’s degree required, PhD preferred, emphasis in Electrical Engineering, Computer architecture, or Computer Science with SoC/IP performance studies.


 




  • Considered technical leader across project and departmental boundaries and has a proven track record for sustained innovation.

  • Is responsible for projects or processes of significant strategic or commercial importance and for project/program results

  • Deals with problems requiring cutting edge approaches and champions innovation across the organization

  • Makes technical decisions that have a significant impact on product families, go to market strategies and customer satisfaction

  • Has business and technical time horizon of generally 6 to 18 months.

  • Accountability on project execution with significant influence on project/product time-to-market schedules.

  • Provides consultative direction with senior management

  • Coaches and mentors experienced staff

  • Represents AMD to the outside technical community, partners and vendors

  • Work closely with other team members to understand design architecture and to propose solutions to improve/enhance performance with given SoC/IP and markets.

  • Micro-benchmarking, analyzing and tracing various benchmarks, workload characterization, competitive analysis on various hardware platforms, identifying bottlenecks and proposing feedback and solutions for performance improvement.

  • Developing tools and methodology for performance modeling, workloads analysis.

  • Proposing, communicating and implementing solutions to issues.

  • Lead technical teams, participate and present in executive reviews on product planning and execution.

  • Participate in collaborative development and workload performance optimization with AMD’s partners/customers.




Position Requirements:


 



  • Exceptional foundation in systems architecture, cutting across CPU, memory, storage and I/O subsystems

  • Strong exposure to complex cloud or enterprise software stacks such as Hadoop, Spark, Oracle or other database,

  • Power user of performance profiling tools, preferably x86 based (e.g. linux perf, Windows perfmon)

  • Experience with hardware performance counter monitoring tools

  • Knowledge of OS internals and kernel parameter tuning experience

  • Exposure to cloud/enterprise performance benchmarks is a plus (SPECjbb, VMMark, etc)

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, written, and presentation)

  • > 7 years relevant industry experience


 


Education Requirements:


 



  • Master’s degree required, PhD preferred, emphasis in Electrical Engineering, Computer architecture, or Computer Science with SoC/IP performance studies.