Firmware/Bios Engineer (70345)

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Austin , TX 78719

Posted 2 weeks ago

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.

Firmware / BIOS Engineer

AMD's FW/BIOS development team is looking for a dynamic, self-motivated, experienced BIOS engineer to develop SoC initialization BIOS solutions for AMD's cutting edge server and client products. The position entails coordinating with silicon design teams and firmware architects to develop robust, scalable SoC firmware modules for integration into internal and customer platform BIOS solutions, producing quality, competitive and innovative customer solutions while minimizing time to market.


  • Experience employing solid software methodologies, firmware design expertise, deep technical knowledge, strong customer communication, and well-honed organizational skills across multiple teams to ensure on-schedule, defect-free firmware deliveries.

  • Experience providing technical leadership and ensuring software discipline with multiple teams as well as proactively managing issues and risks.

  • Must possess the technical proficiency and interpersonal confidence to technically clearly represent design ideas, complex problem descriptions and innovative solutions with other developers as well as customer teams.


  • In-depth UEFI BIOS development mandatory

  • C and ASM programming experience mandatory

  • Strong debug methodology and skills mandatory

  • Experience in server or client BIOS architecture mandatory

  • Experience in x86 architecture mandatory

  • Experience with team leadership and mentoring mandatory

  • Experience in ARM firmware a plus

  • Knowledge of the following hardware interfaces (PCIe, 10G/1G Ethernet, SATA, AHCI, DDR4, SPI, I2C) expected

  • Intimate knowledge of software development process methodology expected

  • Knowledge of industry standard initiatives such as (ACPI, SMBIOS, PCIe) expected

  • Strong analytical skills and debug methodology expected


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science/Engineering or Electrical Engineering required
  • 10 or more years of BIOS/firmware development


Austin, TX


Requisition Number: 70345

Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin

Job Function: Design

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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