ASIC Design Engineer - GPU and Low Power 67042

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Santa Clara, CA
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.


Work with design lead/manager and architects to contribute to micro-architecture of digital blocks, write design specification

Own part of the design for a critical shader block along with other designers in the team

Digital design and RTL coding for assigned block/features

Synthesis and timing closure in co-ordination with Physical Design team

Closely work with block architect to understand design trade-offs and performance challenges

Spear head power reduction effort for the design including running power flows, coming up with power reduction ideas, and architecture improvement ideas for power reduction


Minimum 10 years of digital design experience

Excellent knowledge of Verilog, familiarity with System Verilog for design, Lint, Synthesis, and STA

Experience using industry standard tools and adoptability to utilize home grown tools

Experience with Power Artist and PTPX, and low power design methodologies

Experience with high-speed logic design is a plus

Experience with GPU or CPU design is added advantage

Good understanding of computer organization/architecture

Strong analytical/problem solving skills and pronounced attention to details.

Must be a self-starter, and able to independently drive tasks to completion.

Strong interpersonal and communication skills


Bachelor, Master's or PhD degree in Electrical or Computer engineering.


Requisition Number: 67042

Country: United States State: California City: Santa Clara

Job Function: Design

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