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Austin, Texas - USD Full Time Posted: Monday, 19 June 2017
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: Work across AMD's Semi-Custom Business Unit organization and other AMD organizations to plan and guide Validation execution and technical issue resolution for AMD's semi-custom products. Work directly with customers to resolve technical validation issues when required. This role is critical to insure technical operation to meet product specifications and validation coverage metrics.


. Own validation processes, team development, tool development, validation architecture, and validation execution for SoC level product features not covered by IP or block level validation.

. Support silicon validation, characterization, and debug of existing and new microprocessor, graphics and chip-set products.

. Co-validation and qualification of AMD products with customers & partners hardware and software products.

. Set silicon, board, and general resource priority to maximize validation coverage

. Provide detailed bring-up validation plan and support feature validation tracking.

. Define debug strategies and create test plans to adjust for post silicon feature issues and additional validation feature coverage

. Support product and process improvement activities, including resolving quality/customer test related issues.


. Prior experience with SoC validation testing tools and environments, defect tracking, and revision control.

. Familiar with Microsoft Client Operating Systems, Linux Operating Systems, virtualization software (VMware, Xen, et al), and validation/certification processes for each of these environments

. Familiar with system component compatibility and stress testing.

. Familiar with high performance client IO adapters, drivers, and stress testing.

. Familiar with power management products and standards

. Familiar with general Computer Architecture concepts.

. Effective communication skills

. Team player with proven leadership skills

. Highly organized, able to prioritize, and juggle multiple work streams to tight deadlines

. Ability to network, build relationships, and drive effective decision-making across multiple functions and levels within the organization

. Excellent analytical and problem solving skills along with attention to details.


. Familiar with Microsoft Server Operating Systems, Linux Operating Systems, virtualization software (VMware, Xen, et al), and validation/certifications processes for each of these environments.

. Familiar with MS Office & MS Project tool suites.

. Familiar with Microprocessor bring-up and debug.

. Familiar with C/C++, JAVA, and Scripting language programming


Requisition Number: 13464

Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin

Job Function: Product Engineering

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Nearest Major Market: Austin

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