Section Manager Test Engineering - 161843

May 20, 2022
Austin, United States
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work

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Section Manager Test Engineer 


AMD’s Server BIOS QA team is looking for a highly talented Section Manager Test Engineer with strong leadership and communication skills to lead our Server BIOS QA Team.  Candidate must be passionate about improving software quality and experience as a technical lead or people manager.



  • Planning and testing firmware in an automated/manual test environment
  • Coordinate with peers leading similar teams
  • Develop and drive detailed workflow for test execution
  • Closely interact with firmware developers and ASIC Design team in new feature definition and bring up for future product generation
  • Improve customer satisfaction and product quality by increasing firmware test coverage and efficiency
  • Accountable on time delivery of deliverables
  • Involves collaboration on or assuming the consultative or leadership responsibilities for a specific project or for product development initiatives
  • Is required to deal with internal groups on behalf of the group or project
  • Has accountability for results in a particular area of work
  • Accountability for a team of engineers related to projects (2-5), (e.g., be involved in any of the following activities: interview and selection, day-to-day supervision and mentoring).
  • Builds and leverages trusting relationships with stakeholders
  • Mentors, develops team members, and conducts yearly reviews



  • Prior experience managing people and technical teams
  • Solid knowledge of software/firmware test plans targeting Linux or Windows environments
  • Solid knowledge of PC architecture
  • Solid knowledge of BIOS/Firmware interfaces (UEFI, ACPI, SMBIOS) or Windows and Linux kernel as a plus
  • Minimum of 5 - 7 years of relevant working experience in test automation, software QA or software devolopment 



Bachelors Degree required 



Austin, TX 



Requisition Number: 161843 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: Reliability & Test

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