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Staff Embedded Firmware Software Engineer - 76078

Advanced Micro Devices
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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.


What you will do as part of this team:
As a member of the Software Security Engineering group you will participate in all aspects of development life cycle.  Driving enablement of security centric features across wide range of AMD SOCs, focusing on development of embedded firmware and boot loaders.  Primarily focused on developing Security stack for AMD's next generation dGPUs


Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement embedded firmware enabling a wide range of security features
  • Develop new software features and enhancements within pre & post silicon environments
  • Engage as an active team player, leverage AGILE methodologies to drive cross team development, provide leadership to junior developers and always ready to take on new challenges
  • Drive design reviews, quality improvements and architectural discussions


Required Skills:

  • 6+ years of hands on experience with low level development in C / C++
  • Experience with embedded firmware development on ARM or x86 microprocessors
  • Familiarity with pre-silicon validation on FPGAs or simulation environments along with ASIC bring-up
  • Well versed in software engineering practices to drive timely execution and long term sustainability
  • Ability to work independently under tight deadlines, responding to changing business and technical conditions with minimal direction
  • Knowledge of Cryptography, DRM & Platform Security concepts
  • Excellent communications skills: verbal, written and interpersonal
  • University degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline
  • Familiarity with databus protocol such as SPI, I2C and PCIE an asset
  • Hands on experience with oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, would be an asset
  • Familiarity with Verilog and JTAG protocol would be an asset
  • Familiarity with QA concepts (Unit Test Frameworks, TDD, Lab Management) would be an asset


Requisition Number:76078
Job Function:
Software Engineering

AMD is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Any applicant who requires accommodation should contact AskHR@amd.com<>.

AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services.


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Posted: 2019-12-03 Expires: 2020-01-02

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