Director, Program Management

May 25, 2024
Folsom, United States
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work


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THE ROLE

As Director, Program Management, you will be Chief of Staff driving strategic alignment and communications across AMD’s GPU roadmap, including Radeon Gaming, Instinct Data Center GPU, Client APU and Mobile.  You will support the Radeon Power and Performance Group CVP, driving key decision making and strategic business objectives.  You will lead RPPG Program Management Office to enable delivery of competitive PPA across the roadmap.

 

THE PERSON

You have outstanding communication and presentation skills, strong analytical/problem-solving and program management skills. You are self-directed, a strategic problem solver, able to handle complexity and ambiguity. Finally, you can work effectively and lead through influence in a cross-functional/matrixed organization.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide advisement and coordination for RPPG leadership team to drive decision making processes and execution of the strategic business objectives.
  • Develop collaterals (presentations, pre-reads, communications) for the CVP on internal and external activities through original contribution and/or collaboration with executives and senior leaders across RPPG.
  • Represent the CVP in requested meetings, synthesizing and abstracting complex information into clear messages and action plans.
  • Effective stakeholder management and relationship building; especially with the G&E Chief of Staff community to ensure alignment, understanding and resolution of strategic, operational and organization development gaps.
  • Plan and define the right tactical strategic topics for Direct Staff and facilitate efficient meetings. Lead the Program Management Office to drive end-to-end project execution and business operational discipline.

 

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE

  • Proven ability to drive multiple strategic operational programs and manage competing priorities
  • Expertise in graphics IP, SOC, and/or SW development, and ideally also overall product development
  • Experience building and leading a sophisticated PMO
  • Experience collaborating with and influencing in a cross-functional, multi-geography organization

 

EDUCATION

  • Undergraduate degree in technical discipline; Master’s degree preferred
  • PMP certification an asset

 

LOCATION

  • California

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At AMD, your base pay is one part of your total rewards package.  Your base pay will depend on where your skills, qualifications, experience, and location fit into the hiring range for the position. You may be eligible for incentives based upon your role such as either an annual bonus or sales incentive. Many AMD employees have the opportunity to own shares of AMD stock, as well as a discount when purchasing AMD stock if voluntarily participating in AMD’s Employee Stock Purchase Plan. You’ll also be eligible for competitive benefits described in more detail here.

 

AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services. AMD and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity, inclusive employers and will consider all applicants without regard to 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, or any other characteristic protected by law.   We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective laws throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process.

At AMD, your base pay is one part of your total rewards package.  Your base pay will depend on where your skills, qualifications, experience, and location fit into the hiring range for the position. You may be eligible for incentives based upon your role such as either an annual bonus or sales incentive. Many AMD employees have the opportunity to own shares of AMD stock, as well as a discount when purchasing AMD stock if voluntarily participating in AMD’s Employee Stock Purchase Plan. You’ll also be eligible for competitive benefits described in more detail here.

 

AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services. AMD and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity, inclusive employers and will consider all applicants without regard to 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, or any other characteristic protected by law.   We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective laws throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process.

THE ROLE

As Director, Program Management, you will be Chief of Staff driving strategic alignment and communications across AMD’s GPU roadmap, including Radeon Gaming, Instinct Data Center GPU, Client APU and Mobile.  You will support the Radeon Power and Performance Group CVP, driving key decision making and strategic business objectives.  You will lead RPPG Program Management Office to enable delivery of competitive PPA across the roadmap.

 

THE PERSON

You have outstanding communication and presentation skills, strong analytical/problem-solving and program management skills. You are self-directed, a strategic problem solver, able to handle complexity and ambiguity. Finally, you can work effectively and lead through influence in a cross-functional/matrixed organization.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide advisement and coordination for RPPG leadership team to drive decision making processes and execution of the strategic business objectives.
  • Develop collaterals (presentations, pre-reads, communications) for the CVP on internal and external activities through original contribution and/or collaboration with executives and senior leaders across RPPG.
  • Represent the CVP in requested meetings, synthesizing and abstracting complex information into clear messages and action plans.
  • Effective stakeholder management and relationship building; especially with the G&E Chief of Staff community to ensure alignment, understanding and resolution of strategic, operational and organization development gaps.
  • Plan and define the right tactical strategic topics for Direct Staff and facilitate efficient meetings. Lead the Program Management Office to drive end-to-end project execution and business operational discipline.

 

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE

  • Proven ability to drive multiple strategic operational programs and manage competing priorities
  • Expertise in graphics IP, SOC, and/or SW development, and ideally also overall product development
  • Experience building and leading a sophisticated PMO
  • Experience collaborating with and influencing in a cross-functional, multi-geography organization

 

EDUCATION

  • Undergraduate degree in technical discipline; Master’s degree preferred
  • PMP certification an asset

 

LOCATION

  • California

 #LI-BM1

#LI-Hybrid

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