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.
Design Verification Engineer (Emulation)
THE ROLE :
SCBU EMU team is part of SCBU design verification team and be responsible for enabling and supporting emulation programs.
THE PERSON :
Has an intimate knowledge of x86 PC / Server architectures, PC system busses and be a highly motivated, innovative individual with a keen interest in finding and resolving silicon and platform failures.
This position will collaborate with many internal teams to develop test plans for emulation use and excellent interpersonal and communication skills are required.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES :
Development and execution of x86 based system and silicon level test plans for discrete GPU emulation environment and create / improve automation capabilities for system and silicon features
Mapping chip designs into hardware emulator platforms and environments
Develop / execute tests to ensure functional correctness of hardware emulation models prior to customer release
Support emulation program execution with debug on hardware emulator models
Develop emulation infrastructure components (i.e. transactors, debug monitors, etc...)
The individual will pioneer hardware / software design improvements to the emulation environment to expedite test capabilities
Define innovative tests, experiments, diagnostics and analysis procedures with the goal of finding GPU infrastructure issues in SOC boot code, VBIOS, Software Drivers, etc
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE :
BS or above degree with 6+ years on ASIC design / verification / emulation, 3+ years on hardware emulation
Experience working with x86 platform hardware and software
PCIe bus protocol and PCI enumeration process
C / C++ working knowledge for coding and debug
Knowledge of x86 system architecture
Experience with design verification methodologies
Verilog working knowledge and experience
Familiarity with design flows including emulation, verification and bring up
Familiarity with hardware emulation systems (Veloce, ZeBu and / or Palladium)
Familiar with unix / linux and scripts (shell, ruby, tcl, perl, python etc.)
Computer graphics architecture is a plus
Experience with System Verilog is a plus
Additional / Recommended Skills :
Strong cross organizational communication skills
Ability to work well as a multi-site team
Ability to multitask
Problem solving and analytical ability
Ability to cope with daily interruptions
Experience working in a challenging engineering environment
ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS :
Bachelor or Master, major in EE, CS or related area