Sr. Manager Software Development

May 27, 2022
Markham, Canada
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work



What you do at AMD changes everything 
 

At AMD, we push the boundaries of what is possible.  We believe in changing the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies – building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the data center. 
 

Developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who will go the “extra mile” to achieve unthinkable results.  It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, push boundaries, deliver innovation, and change the world.   If you have this type of passion, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.
 

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What you do at AMD changes everything

At AMD, we push the boundaries of what is possible.  We believe in changing the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies – building blocks for gaming, Immersive platforms, and the data center.

Developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who will go the “extra mile” to achieve unthinkable results.  It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, push boundaries, deliver innovation, and change the world.   If you have this type of passion, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.
 

Sr Technical Manager, Advanced Technology Group – Graphics, New Product Introduction

 

THE ROLE:

AMD’s Advanced Technology Group is an entrepreneurial research and development team to build AMD's future advanced platforms & products. Our teams work closely with outside customers and internal teams to develop hardware, software, and systems solutions into next generation computing platforms. As part of AMD Advanced Technology Group, you will have the opportunity build a winning team that will collaborate with internal teams & customers, explore new platform technologies, and lead the development of best-in-class hardware, software, and systems technologies that our customers will use for real-world problems.

 

THE PERSON:

AMD is looking for a seasoned Sr Technical Manager, overseeing our Advanced Technology Group Graphics development to lead and build on our long-term Graphics solutions, which will have significant impact for AMD, and the future of our products.

 

In this role, you will scale the organization and products. You will lead our team in New Product Introduction (NPI) projects, working closely with customers, global engineering teams and business partners to build best in class solutions. You will participate in all areas of development from requirements / architecture definition to deployment and customer engagement, proactively anticipating technical gaps, resource planning, issue resolution, quality improvements, etc..  You will actively challenge the team at a technical level to improve team competencies to ensure the success of the project.

 

Our group works on forward-looking projects and novel system concepts that significantly impact AMD’s future product portfolio. Your role will be instrumental in shaping AMD’s forward-looking hardware and software technologies.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work with Technical Program Managers / Architects / Leads / QA and drive technical issues to closure to meet customer commitments and requirements
  • Collaborate with global internal stakeholders and communicate with external stakeholders on technical concerns
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  • Oversee and have a deep understanding of areas such as Mobile Graphics, key focus on feature scalability and driving best in class performance, low power solutions and quality.
  • Grow and prepare the group to take on new challenging projects, breaking new ground for AMD and industry
  • Position AMD as a world-class solution in next-generation Graphics technologies
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    PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Hands on industry experience in delivering embedded Graphics SW projects
  • Experience with Graphics / Compute APIs (i.e. Vulkan, DirectX, OpenGL, OpenCL, etc.).
  • Experience with kernel mode graphics drivers development on different operating systems (i.e Windows, Linux, etc.).
  • Experience with Graphics benchmarking applications (I.e. 3DMark)
  • Experience with Graphics HW development (both pre-silicon and post-silicon phases).
  • Experience delivering commercial quality software solutions in consumer electronics
  • Experience driving positive change within software development group
  • Proven track record in managing global software organizations
  • Experience delivering software products to customers, evaluating and satisfying customer needs, leading software developers to iterate on customer-focused solutions
  • Demonstrate technical expertise in the domains of computer vision, mobile graphics, or other relevant field
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
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    ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS:

  • Master / Bachelor of Computer Systems, Computer Science, Software Engineering, or similar degree
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    LOCATION:

    Markham, Ontario, Canada


    AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. AMD and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and will consider all applicants without regard to race, marital status, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. EOE/MFDV



Requisition Number: 165292 
Country: Canada Province: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Design
 

 

AMD is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Any applicant who requires accommodation should contact AskHR@amd.com.

AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services.

 

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