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Power Attainment Engineer – Data Center -131045

Advanced Micro Devices inc.

This is a Contract position in Markham, ON posted January 5, 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.



Power Attainment Engineer – Data Center – 131045


The Role:

We are an innovative systems engineering team passionate about DGPU data center products that deliver performance leadership and outstanding power efficiency. The team is passionate about power and performance with primary responsibilities in post-silicon bring-up, feature and workload optimization and characterization, debug and product optimization.

The successful candidate will assume responsibility for post-silicon activities related to power and performance characterization and optimization of AMD data center products.


The Person:

You are passionate about technology, continuously seeking to grow, a self-starter, and relentlessly determined with a high sense of accountability. You have strong analytical, critical thinking and outstanding communication skills. You lead teams and drive issues to resolution.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Developing and implementing power and perf/watt characterization and optimization test plans for different usage scenarios (3D, multimedia, Static Screen, etc.) in a data center environment.

  • Analyzing interactions between various power management features and optimize their configurations for power and performance

  • Developing post-Si power models for key usage scenarios

  • Support prototyping experiments for improving current and implementing new features that impact performance and power

  • Debugging and solving system-level issues that may occur in test environments and platforms

  • Proactively driving continuous improvement for post-silicon power and performance activities

  • Participating in the product definition process


Preferred Experience:

  • Strong programming skills: C or C++, and a scripting language (for example: Perl, PHP, Shell)

  • Good understanding of computer organization/architecture.

  • Deep understanding of digital electronics

  • Understanding of Power/thermal management

  • Extensive laboratory experience, including oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, etc.

  • Strong analytical /problem solving skills and pronounced attention to detail

  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills


Academic Credentials:

  • Bachelors or Master’s degree in Electronics/Computer Engineering or Computer Science with emphasis on computer architecture and workload analysis



Markham, ON, Canada



Requisition Number: 131045 
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.