Program Manager 1

Apr 19, 2024
Markham, Canada
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work

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Program Manager 1

 

THE ROLE: 

This is an exciting fast paced role to manage multiple IP projects to deliver IPs to SOC. These IPs go into various applications from Laptops, Servers, Graphics cards and customized solutions.

 

THE PERSON: 

The ideal candidate will be organized who can stay on top of things. Someone who is good with follow through, familiar with Agile program management and tools, and can organize the IP teamwork activities for efficiency and scalability. 

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Participating in the development of project plans and schedules; must be able to develop and improve processes for project tracking and risk mitigation

  • Supporting Engineering management in planning of project Human and Computing resource needs

  • Supporting Engineering management to drive execution excellence, including key metrics like Time-to-Market, R&D Efficiency, and Silicon Quality Indicators

  • Working collaboratively with the AMD Program Management community to track Key Metrics and help continuous process improvement

  • Defining and managing key budget and Head Count deliverables/schedules and driving cross functional activities

  • Managing horizontally across several functional organizations, including Finance and Human Resources

  • Working hand-in-hand with engineering counterparts across the global sites to plan/align budget, head count, operational efficiencies

  • Drives completion of all required deliverables, with a focus on customer quality feedback and established deadlines 
  • Collect, analyze, organize and publish work performance data via dashboards and recurring status reports 
  • Strong self-motivator, with a sense of urgency when needed and leadership skills

 

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: 

  • Semiconductor industry Project Management experience (Silicon Chip/ASIC ) or a background in design or verification within the semiconductor industry

  • Agile Project Management and familiarity with industry standard tools including Jira

  • Good presentation and leadership skills; with ability to lead technical discussions

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills

  • Experience in managing complex, interrelated projects, programs, and functions

  • Team player with a commitment to meeting deadlines and an aptitude to thrive in a fast-paced multi-tasking environment  

  • Flexible working schedule to interact with global program execution team (Asia, India, and North America emphasis) 
  • PMP certification is a bonus
  • Agiledevelopment or certification is a bonus

 

ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS: 

  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Electrical Engineering is desired 

Benefits offered are described:  AMD benefits at a glance.

 

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.

Benefits offered are described:  AMD benefits at a glance.

 

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.

Program Manager 1

 

THE ROLE: 

This is an exciting fast paced role to manage multiple IP projects to deliver IPs to SOC. These IPs go into various applications from Laptops, Servers, Graphics cards and customized solutions.

 

THE PERSON: 

The ideal candidate will be organized who can stay on top of things. Someone who is good with follow through, familiar with Agile program management and tools, and can organize the IP teamwork activities for efficiency and scalability. 

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Participating in the development of project plans and schedules; must be able to develop and improve processes for project tracking and risk mitigation

  • Supporting Engineering management in planning of project Human and Computing resource needs

  • Supporting Engineering management to drive execution excellence, including key metrics like Time-to-Market, R&D Efficiency, and Silicon Quality Indicators

  • Working collaboratively with the AMD Program Management community to track Key Metrics and help continuous process improvement

  • Defining and managing key budget and Head Count deliverables/schedules and driving cross functional activities

  • Managing horizontally across several functional organizations, including Finance and Human Resources

  • Working hand-in-hand with engineering counterparts across the global sites to plan/align budget, head count, operational efficiencies

  • Drives completion of all required deliverables, with a focus on customer quality feedback and established deadlines 
  • Collect, analyze, organize and publish work performance data via dashboards and recurring status reports 
  • Strong self-motivator, with a sense of urgency when needed and leadership skills

 

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: 

  • Semiconductor industry Project Management experience (Silicon Chip/ASIC ) or a background in design or verification within the semiconductor industry

  • Agile Project Management and familiarity with industry standard tools including Jira

  • Good presentation and leadership skills; with ability to lead technical discussions

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills

  • Experience in managing complex, interrelated projects, programs, and functions

  • Team player with a commitment to meeting deadlines and an aptitude to thrive in a fast-paced multi-tasking environment  

  • Flexible working schedule to interact with global program execution team (Asia, India, and North America emphasis) 
  • PMP certification is a bonus
  • Agiledevelopment or certification is a bonus

 

ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS: 

  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Electrical Engineering is desired 
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