Sr. Program Manager

May 25, 2022
Minneapolis, United States
... 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.

Technical Program Manager – HPC/AI 



Technical Program Manager for AMD’s Datacenter GPU and Accelerated Computing engineering team.  In this role you will work with AMD’s business development team, hardware engineers, software developers, and customers to bring to life the world’s fastest servers for HPC and AI.  You will be responsible for planning, driving, and reporting on joint product development and deployment with top customers. 



  • A team player with passion and drive to ensure we deliver on our commitments. 

  • Strong communication and leadership skills; ability to lead technical discussions and up-level outcomes for executive-level status reporting. 

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. 

  • Ability to get results in a large matrixed organization and achieve results via influence. 

  • Ability to build consensus among multiple parties to meet business objectives. 

  • A strong affinity for technology and technical subjects. 



  • Own and drive strategic, customer-facing programs to design, develop and deploy AMD hardware and software to accelerate HPC and AI workloads with our customers, top server OEMs and mega data centers. 

  • Build and lead program core teams. 

  • Build program plans in conjunction with AMD and customer engineers. 

  • Report execution status to executives, customers, and co-workers. 

  • Make critical customer communications. 

  • Drive actions and escalations internally and externally. 

  • Facilitate closure of complex issues requiring multi-party alignment of AMD teams, customers, and partners. 

  • Manage and handle issues and escalations with a sense of urgency and proactive problem solving. 

  • Build engineering relationships with program management and engineering counterparts at customers. 

  • Design, implement, and gain support for new processes, where needed. 

  • Availability for discussions with coworkers and customers in other time zones. 

  • Limited travel. 



  • Consistent record leading and successfully delivering medium-to-large tech programs. 

  • Building and leading cross-functional core teams. 

  • Building and managing relationships with customers or partners. 

  • Utilization of modern program management and issue tracking tools. 

  • High level understanding of server architecture, server software and HPC/AI workloads. 



  • Degree in electrical engineering, computer science, or similar preferred. 

  • PMP certification is a plus, but not required. 







Requisition Number: 165081 
Country: United States State: Minnesota City: Minneapolis 
Job Function: Other Engineering

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