Amazon Web Services provides a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers hundreds of thousands of businesses in 190 countries around the world. We have data center locations in the U.S., Europe, Singapore, and Japan, and customers across all industries. We are seeking experienced Hardware Design Engineers to build the next generation of our cloud server infrastructure. Our success depends on our world-class server infrastructure; we’re handling massive scale and rapid integration of emergent technologies. As a member of the Silicon Optimization Team you’ll be responsible for the design and optimization of hardware in our data centers. You’ll provide leadership in the application of new technologies to large scale server deployments in a continuous effort to deliver a world-class customer experience. This is a fast-paced, intellectually challenging position, and you’ll work with thought leaders in multiple technology areas. You’ll have relentlessly high standards for yourself and everyone you work with, and you’ll be constantly looking for ways to improve your products performance, quality and cost. We’re changing an industry, and we want individuals who are ready for this challenge and want to reach beyond what is possible today. Responsibilities:
- Technical leadership of system validation including both HW and SW components. - Understand end customer applications and stress systems from a customer perspective. - Develop software to test, evaluate and stress the silicon and system - Work in the pre-silicon simulation and emulation environments to ensure successful silicon bring-up. - Develop and execute post-silicon test plans by running SW on silicon.
Requirements: - 5+ years of experience in system validation - Test plan and test development experience (in C or C++) - Automation and scripting experience in Perl or Python - Silicon debug experience in the lab environment
- Familiarity with lab equipment (logic analyzer, oscilloscope) - Familiarity with firmware and software debug - Experience with first silicon bring-up - Experience in FPGA or Emulation based pre-silicon validation – Experience with industry standard I/O interfaces - Performance and/or Power analysis and validation.