Sr. Software Development Engineer

Aug 12, 2022
Markham, Canada
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work

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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. Software Development Engineer, C++


The Role:

In this role we are seeking a software development engineer to join a development team building and optimizing Machine Learning Inference software for AMD CPU and GPU compute platforms. The individual will be part of a development team and open-source community which analyzes, develops, tests, and deploys features and performance optimizations to make AMD the best platform for machine learning inferencing.


The Person:

  • Build solutions for machine learning inference for AMD CPUs and GPUs
  • Design and develop lower-level system software that works with underlying libraries, runtime systems and hardware
  • Analyze and optimize solutions to achieve the highest performance
  • Test and deploy these solutions
  • Apply one's knowledge of software engineering best practices


Preferred Experience:

  • Modern C++ (11 and above) programming and software design skills including debugging, performance analysis, and test design
  • Experience developing software in Windows environment including commonly used tools
  • Inference framework experience, such as working with ONNX, MIGraphX, TensorRT, OpenVINO
  • Experience with machine Learning frameworks (pytorch, tensorflow)
  • Knowledge of CPU optimization and multi-threated programming
  • Knowledge of GPU architecture and experience with GPU programming
  • Knowledge of containerization such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • Basic understanding of Deep Learning


Academic Credentials:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering



  • Markham, ON
  • Seattle (Bellevue), WA
  • Santa Clara, CA
  • Austin, TX



Requisition Number: 178921 
Country: Canada Province: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Design


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