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DFX Engineer – 117221

Advanced Micro Devices inc.

This is a Contract position in Markham, ON posted January 12, 2022.

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.



TITLE: DFX Engineer (Design for Excellence) 



AMD is searching for an experienced DFX Engineer to join the fast-growing NBIO design team, and be responsible for defining, specifying, and implementing current and future DFX solutions for high-speed I/O IPs. The candidate will be involved in digital design and collaborate in the whole spectrum of areas include DFX, Firmware, Design verification, and Physical Design. The specific role will be to work on the micro-architecture and DFX strategy of lead IPs.


Join a dynamic team and give a boost to your personal career in a challenging and fascinating ever-growing, never-boring area! Looking forward to welcoming you in the team!



  • Possess in depth knowledge of entire design process from Design specification, DFx, front-end and back-end implementation
  • Expertise on DFX area from test features, debug features to functional coverage/testing
  • Knowledge of chip bus interfaces such as AHB, AXI and various standard peripherals & interfaces is a plus
  • Synthesis, Equivalence Checking, Clock-Domain Crossing (CDC) Analysis, Area/Power optimizations, Linting, Static Timing Analysis (STA)
  • Solid knowledge of industry standard tools and practices for Digital and Physical Design
  • Quality-oriented mindset
  • Strong and effective communication skills and team spirit
  • Understanding in high-speed I/O protocols (PCIe, USB, SATA, Ethernet…)




  • Micro-architecture of digital blocks and hardware/firmware partitioning
  • Architect DFX strategy for chiplets and functional coverage
  • Optimize RTL implementation from implementation perspective in cooperation with RTL and Architecture teams
  • Optimization of physical implementation in cooperation with Physical Design team



  • Experience with state-of-the-art industry standard digital tools
  • Preferred experience in design with multiple clock domains
  • RTL design experience with multi-clock, high frequency designs
  • Knowledge in digital RTL Digital Design, Verification and Implementation
  • Definition Experience in DFT techniques like BSCAN, I/O interconnect testing, Scan, ATPG and PRBS testing
  • Experience in high speed digital design 
  • Experience in digital front-end implementation, including micro-arch.
  • Experience with ATE bring up
  • Experience with debug features like debug bus and on-chip logic analyzers
  • Ample expertise on functional testing and coverage/DPPM analysis



  • Master’s/Bachelors in electrical engineering or equivalent preferred






Requisition Number: 117221 
Country: Canada Province: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Design


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

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