Datacenter Business Strategist - 118700

Location: Austin, Texas, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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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.

Datacenter Business Strategist


The Role:

AMD is searching for a Business Strategist who will help to define and drive our EPYC Datacenter CPU business and strategy.  This person will join the Server Product Management organization, a tightly knit team of seasoned and high[VD1] -output professionals who collectively drive AMD’s Datacenter Strategy and Roadmap.  The success of the Product Management team is built on ownership and delivery of results for the rapidly growing server business.  The team operates in deep partnership with stakeholders across architecture, engineering, and operations.


The Person:

An ideal candidate for this role will be a self-directed, high-output individual with a background in the datacenter server market with previous experience in driving business strategy.  Equally important, a candidate should have experience or strong interest in the business management of products and technology.  Additional key attributes for success in our fast-paced culture include:

  • Executive presence and credibility needed to influence senior leadership in a matrixed environment
  • Ability to synthesize and convey highly technical concepts into proposal, requirements, and action plans
  • Exceptional communication skills – both listening and written / verbal – to facilitate alignment with a range of internal stakeholders
  • Skill in analyzing tradeoffs and making analytical, fact-based recommendations that have substantial technical, business, and financial impacts
  • Ability to build relationships with strategic customers and partners to ensure that AMD enterprise products meet or exceed the evolving needs of the market
  • Collaboration skills to engage a team of engineering, architecture, and business development professionals to achieve outstanding business results


Key Deliverables:

  • Own and deliver the AMD Long Range Plan for the EPYC product/technology roadmap
  • Collect, synthesize, and align market and business trends through collaboration with customer and 3rd party entities
  • Develop and maintain a view on market segmentation, sizing, and profit pools
  • Analyze and understand unique opportunities for growth of the business across segments, workloads, and adjacencies
  • Drive implementation of strategic initiatives across the server business unit and in partnership with the BU segment teams


Preferred Experience:

  • Ten or more years driving business and/or product strategy
  • Working knowledge of modern server market and ecosystem
  • Previous management consulting experience


Academic Credentials:

Education: BS/MS in engineering and/or business (MBA preferred)



​​​​​​​AMD is a government contractor and subcontractor. As required by Executive Order, our US employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 regardless of the employee’s work location or work arrangement (e.g., telework, remote work, etc.), subject to such exceptions as required by law. If selected, you will be required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and submit documentation of proof of vaccination by December 8, 2021. AMD will provide additional information regarding what information or documentation will be needed and how you can request an exception from this requirement if you have a need for a religious and/or medical accommodation.





Requisition Number: 118700 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: Business Marketing


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