Director NPI Product Management Engineering - 80385

Location: Austin, Texas, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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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.
 

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!

Director NPI Product Management Engineering

The Role:

  • Lead a Global NPI Product Engineering team through multiple phases of bringing Next Generation microprocessors to market.
  •  Plan and execute early silicon bring-up, characterization, product definition, test solution development (Sort/ATE/SLT hardware and test programs) and production ramp.
  •  Collaborates with Executive Leadership, the Business Unit, Validation teams, Supply Chain, external manufacturing vendors and customers to deliver comprehensive microprocessor solutions which grow AMD’s profitability.

 

The Person:

  • Wants to Own Something that Matters: This is a definitive leadership role for our Next Generation APU and CPU products. It is high visibility and requires someone who will drive and deliver solutions.
  • Seeks New Challenges: It is a hard role – those who thrive in this role love to tackle new challenges and are able to flex across many fields, both technical and operational, to overcome any obstacle.
  • Tenacious: This is a fast paced role that requires swift action, constant communication, and never-ending drive for improvement.
  • Communication: Must have excellent interpersonal skills and will be interacting with audiences ranging from executives to entry level engineers. Ability to comprehend complex technical challenges.
  • Learns Fast: Demonstrates the ability and desire to learn quickly and to proficiently absorb new information.
  • Adaptable: This role requires an ability to adjust to factors on the ground, guiding your team to deliver solutions while navigating real-time changes to business or customer requirements.
  • Leadership: Able to lead teams of both direct and dotted-line reports to get results. Successful manages large scale projects.
  • Project Management: Strong project and budget management capabilities.
  • Transferable Experience in Semiconductors: Requires some combination of expertise in semiconductor design, architecture, product test, product engineering, semiconductor physics and/or semiconductor manufacturing.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Launch your product on schedule, to meet market opportunities and grow revenue.
  • Deliver a Product Test Solution, consisting of hardware, software and test content to achieve the cost and quality requirements of the product.
  • Complete post-silicon characterization, product definition and performance optimization and enable internal validation teams and external customers through the delivery of prototype samples.
  • Optimize the overall product cost structure to maximize AMD profitability. This can include, but is not limited to optimization of product yield, test hardware costs, and test costs.
  • Work with internal teams and external partners/customers to define and release an optimal mix of SOC product, variants to meet customer needs while achieving internal manufacturing and cost requirements.
  • Work with AMD Operations and external manufacturing vendors to ensure the capability and capacity is in place to support the product launch and substantial ramp of a new processor.
  • Develop and manage high visibility, high performing technical teams from both a technical and leadership perspective, to grow the next generation of Product and Technical Leadership within AMD.
  • Developing and managing high visibility, high performing technical team.

 

 

 

 

Preferred Experience:

  • Computer architecture, especially GPU architectures or the x86 architecture
  • Silicon performance optimization techniques, especially those pertaining to power optimization, frequency maximization and sophisticated performance management techniques.

 

Academic Credentials:

  • MBA, or an equivalent working exposure to Supply Chain, Operations, Product Marketing and/or Strategy.

 

Location:

Austin, TX

 

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Requisition Number: 80385 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: Product Engineering
  

 

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