Network Performance Engineer - 81742

Location: Austin, Texas, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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Network Performance Engineer



AMD is searching for hardworking and highly motivated experts to join our team of scientists and engineers in the development and optimization of integrated AMD CPU+GPU scale-out solutions for high performance computing and machine learning.

This position is for a Network Performance Engineer. The primary responsibility is working directly with AMD Business Units on network development and performance tuning for scale-out of AMD CPU+GPU platforms. This is a great opportunity to join the AMD team!



A computer scientist or engineer with proven development and performance experience with high-speed, low-latency, RDMA-based interconnects. Must be able to collaborate with various product teams within AMD, as well as engaging directly with customers. Debug and problem-solving skills are critical; you should enjoy solving ambiguous problems that use the depth and breadth of your technical knowledge. Must be self-motivated and possess the ability to work well within a team environment.



  • Distributed programming software development and performance tuning for High Performance Computing (HPC) and Machine Learning (ML) application workloads
  • Integration of AMD CPU and GPU software stacks within network frameworks
  • Debugging and tuning network and middleware scale-out software stacks
  • Engage with AMD product groups to drive resolution of customer issues
  • Develop and present best practices materials for both internal and customer audiences



  • Deep understanding and experience tuning high-speed, low-latency, RDMA-capable interconnects
  • Experience with current transport frameworks, such as libfabric or UCX
  • Demonstrable knowledge of scale-out programming models
  • Proven network performance analysis and tuning skills
  • Excellent C/C++ programming skills
  • Understanding interactions and data flows between CPUs, GPUs, and I/O components
  • In-depth knowledge of software development practices including debug, test, revision control, documentation, and bug tracking
  • Experience working with open source projects
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
  • Work well and effectively in geographically dispersed teams
  • GPU programming experience a huge plus



  • Masters Degree in Computer Science or a related subject, or equivalent experience
  • At least five years of relevant industry experience preferred



Austin, TX or Santa Clara, CA



Requisition Number: 81742 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: Design


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