Silicon Performance Architecture Intern in London

Job description

Facebook Reality Labs (FRL) focuses on delivering Facebook's vision through Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR). The compute performance and power efficiency requirements of Virtual and Augmented Reality require custom silicon. Facebook Silicon team is driving the state of the art forward with breakthrough work in computer vision, machine learning, mixed reality, graphics, displays, sensors, and new ways to map the human body. Our chips will enable AR and VR devices where our real and virtual world will mix and match throughout the day. We believe the only way to achieve our goals is to look at the entire stack, from transistor, through architecture, to firmware and algorithms.We are seeking an intern to carry out performance modeling and architectural exploration of silicon for computer vision. In this role, you will partner with architects and chip designers. We expect that you have experience in building performance models and exposure to heterogeneous hardware architectures.Silicon Performance Architecture Intern Responsibilities

  • Carry out performance & power architecture exploration through detailed modeling and analysis of one or more of the following functions/components: Custom compute components, Shared interconnect in a heterogeneous multi-agent system, Shared cache/memory subsystem in a heterogeneous multi-agent system
  • Understand the tradeoffs between general purpose and custom compute mechanisms
  • Understand the data flow paths, working set sizes, access patterns of different general purpose vs. custom compute components
  • QoS, latency and throughput analysis for heterogeneous platforms consisting of multiple agents with competing resource requirements
  • Minimum Qualifications
  • Currently has, or is in the process of obtaining, a Bachelors or Masters in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field
  • Must obtain work authorization in country of employment at the time of hire, and maintain ongoing work authorization during employment
  • Experience in computer architecture through undergrad/grad course work
  • Experience in software design abilities with experience in C++
  • Experience in performance modeling and architectural exploration methodologies
  • Experience in hardware power, performance and area trade offs
  • Preferred Qualifications
  • Intent to return to degree-program after the completion of the internship/co-op
  • Experience in the analysis and exploration of heterogeneous multi-agent platforms
  • LocationsData CenterAbout the Facebook company Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.

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