Senior Architect - Microsoft Devices Group - Hardware - Silicon & Technology () in Redmond, WA

TitleSenior Architect - Microsoft Devices Group - Hardware - Silicon & Technology ()
CategoryHardware Engineering
LocationRedmond, WA
DivisionMicrosoft Devices Group
Date AddedDecember 5, 2014
Open Positions1

Microsoft Devices Business - Silicon & Technology Division develops ground-breaking hardware that engages customers and unleashes innovation. Devices - Silicon & Technology energizes Microsoft product offerings with custom silicon solutions from concept to implementation. Come join this dynamic team in Redmond, Washington. We are looking for a highly motivated, independent innovator who will thrive in our dynamic and technically challenging environment.

As a member of the Microsoft's silicon architecture performance team, you directly impact future products through:

- Cycle-accurate microarchitectural performance modeling driving innovative design improvements
- Software and firmware optimization and analysis
- Performance verification of OTS and custom IP, pre- and post-silicon
- Competitive analysis and vendor IP evaluations

Ideal applicants will have a deep knowledge of computer architecture, functional and cycle-accurate modeling, software profiling and optimization, operating systems, device-level firmware and compilers, and SOC power/performance analysis.


Applicants will typically have a Ph.D. or master's degree in computer engineering or computer science, with extensive experience in performance modeling, micro-architecture and/or digital design.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status.
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