Executive Assistant (5) - 69849

Location: Austin, 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.


AMD's strategic focus is on developing one-of-a-kind solutions through its Semi-Custom Business Unit (SCBU) based on the extensive set of intellectual property (IP) amassed across AMD processors, graphics, memory sub system, data fabric, security, artificial intelligence, computer vision, and multimedia. Providing to customers a level of flexibility and differentiation that goes beyond standard products, the business unit takes AMD to a new level of customer-centric design by integrating these building blocks with customer-specific IP to create tailor-made solutions using a flexible System-on-a-Chip (SoC) design methodology.  The business unit features a very talented and driven team of business development, architects, and design engineers who have design wins in all major gaming consoles. The PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 4 Pro from Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI), the Xbox One S and Xbox One X from Microsoft are some examples of AMD's Semi-Custom solutions.

We are seeking a talented Executive Assistant to join our Semi-Custom Business Unit (SCBU).  SCBU is not bound by convention and doesn’t subscribe to the “one-size-fits-all” thinking.  The team has a unique ability to combine broad technical depth with the ability to develop close relationships with partners in order to find customized solutions. We need an Executive Assistant to work closely with and support the Corporate Vice President and General Manager of SCBU and direct staff in Austin.  The right person will have the opportunity to become a key player in an area that is experiencing significant growth.  This team is looking for someone who is highly motivated, self and fast learner, customer-focused, has a “do whatever it takes” mindset, team player, and can thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.  The Semi-Custom Business Unit (SCBU) has a career making opportunity for any talented and driven individual.




  • Representing Corporate Vice President and Group as key point of contact for internal stakeholders, customers and executive visitors;
  • Building relationships with external customers and partners’ Executive Assistants and management chain to secure meetings and streamline logistics;
  • Work closely with AMD’s internal Executive Assistants across different sites and geographies to optimize meetings, calls, travel logistics, and improve efficiency of Corporate Vice President
  • Taking initiative to answer inquiries; using sound judgment to escalate issues to appropriate department members for resolution;
  • Managing/prioritizing appointments, coordinating offsite meetings, handling travel (domestic and international);
  • Preparing and submitting expense reports;
  • Proactively gathering/analyzing information and data to prepare reports/presentations, and developing formal business communications from rough drafts;
  • Collaborating with outside sources to prepare presentation materials as needed for executive meetings;
  • Setting up and maintaining proprietary files and record retention schedules;
  • Ordering and maintaining inventory of departmental supplies. Coordinating necessary equipment or facilities repairs or changes;
  • Supporting the department’s financial processes, including budgets, contracts, purchase orders, payments, vendor relations, etc.;
  • Making note of critical actions in weekly meetings and tracking updates from responsible parties for follow-up meetings; and
  • Supporting department growth by working with recruiting team to schedule candidate interviews and gather feedback.




  • BA/BS required; MS degree from a top university or college a plus;
  • Superior communication skills and team player;
  • Ability to use a variety of complex office automation tools and software;
  • Ability to build relationships with various levels of management, customers, and employees to exchange information and take appropriate action;
  • Highly organized, able to prioritize and juggle multiple work streams to tight deadlines, anticipate needs and take initiative;
  • Must have superior organizational and interpersonal skills, and be able to work independently as well as part of a team;
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (i.e. Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel, Word, SharePoint), Skype audio and video conference, iOS applications; and
  • Be able to work with functional teams and internal and external Executive Assistants across various geographies.

Requisition Number: 69849 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: General Management 


AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. AMD and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. We consider candidates regardless of age, ancestry, color, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religion, political and/or third party affiliation, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status. Please click here for more information.

Nearest Major Market: Austin

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