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Sr. RAS Engineer / Platform - 124204

Company: AMD
Location: Santa Clara
Posted on: November 17, 2021

Job Description:

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.

The Role

AMD is looking for a dynamic, self-motivated, experienced platform RAS engineer to work with customers as well as internal development teams on Server platform RAS solutions for AMD's cutting-edge products. The position entails solid understanding of, debugging, and documenting platform RAS features with a goal of helping customers bring competitive designs to market. A successful candidate must possess technical proficiency and interpersonal confidence to clearly represent design ideas, complex problem descriptions and innovative solutions with other developers as well as non-firmware focused silicon teams.

The Person

  • Strong analytical skills and debug methodology
  • Strong communication skills
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
  • Self motivated
  • Desire to help customers solve problems Key responsibilities:
    • RAS Engineer supporting customers developing Server platforms with AMD EPYC server products.
    • Understand AMD RAS server architecture and FW flows; understand DDR and PCIe error injection, error detection, and error recovery flows
    • Provide technical training to customers
    • Identify gaps between customer requirements and AMD's architecture, work with internal architecture, development, and validation teams to assess feasibility, develop responses, and deliver solutions to customers with clear timelines.
    • Address BIOS and/or platform Q&A related to RAS, debug incoming issues, and drive resolution of issues to closure, while providing regular and detailed status updates to customers
    • Assess power and performance impacts of RAS features Preferred experience:
      • Silicon or BIOS development experience with strong knowledge in RAS, PC/Server architecture, x86 processors, chipsets, MCA, DDR, PCIe, ACPI, etc
      • Knowledge in UEFI programming and experience is a plus Academic credentials:

        BS or MS in Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, or equivalent


        Santa Clara, CA; Bellevue, WA; Austin, TX

        AMD is a government contractor and subcontractor. As required by Executive Order, our US employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 regardless of the employee's work location or work arrangement (e.g., telework, remote work, etc.), subject to such exceptions as required by law. If selected, you will be required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and submit documentation of proof of vaccination by December 8, 2021. AMD will provide additional information regarding what information or documentation will be needed and how you can request an exception from this requirement if you have a need for a religious and/or medical accommodation.

        Requisition Number: 124204

        Country: United States State: California City: Santa Clara

        Job Function: Product Engineering

        AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. AMD and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. We consider candidates regardless of age, ancestry, color, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religion, political and/or third party affiliation, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status. Please click here for more information.

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