Microsoft AR/VR Job | Senior Performance Architect

Job(岗位): Senior Performance Architect

Type(岗位类型): Hardware Engineering

Citys(岗位城市): Sunnyvale, United States

Date(发布日期): 2022-1-14


Microsoft is a highly innovative company that collaborates across disciplines to produce cutting edge technology that changes our world. Microsoft’s Silicon Engineering and Solutions group delivers custom SoCs and silicon technologies for Microsoft hardware across Azure, Gaming, and Mixed-Reality.

We are looking for a world-class Silicon Performance Architect to join our teams in Silicon Valley. The successful candidate will be a motivated self-starter who will thrive in this highly technical environment.

At Microsoft we appreciate our differences and are committed to making everyone feel welcome and appreciated.

Diversity makes us stronger! Come enjoy all the innovation this vertically integrated silicon design team has to offer!


Basic Qualifications

MS in Electrical, Computer Engineering or Computer Science and 5+ years of experience in performance analysis, performance modeling, architecture, or micro architecture.


Bachelor’s in electrical, Computer Engineering or Computer Science and 7+ years’ experience in performance analysis, performance modeling, architecture, or micro architecture.

Preferred Qualifications

Collaboration with a diverse array of highly skilled teams, including product definition, software teams, RTL design teams, verification teams and external vendors.

Detailed understanding of microarchitecture and design tradeoffs.

Experience with SoC/IP performance modeling.

Required travel: <10%. Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings: Microsoft Cloud Background Check:

This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud Background Check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations, and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.



As a member of the Microsoft’s silicon architecture team, you will collaborate with experienced architects to directly impact future products through:

Performance modeling and evaluation of existing and future silicon and systems.

Defining and evaluating software and firmware optimizations.

Workload & benchmark definition and development.

Performance verification and model correlation.