Program Manager - 138463

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.



Program Manager



The Role:

As a program manager within AMD’s RTG (Radeon Technologies Group) software engineering team, you will work with some of the brightest minds in the industry and will be responsible to drive end-to-end delivery of software for AMD’s leading-edge GPU and APU products and solutions.  You will collaborate  with product management, software and hardware engineering teams, quality assurance and operations, as well as customers to enable delivery of AMD’s product roadmap.  


The Person:

The successful candidate will be a results-oriented self-starter, and quick learner.  Passionate about new technology, they are able to lead through influence and  get things done. They will be able to resolve ambiguity and adapt to changes in a dynamic, fast-paced environment. Drawing on their engineering background and proven experience in delivering software programs, the ideal candidate will be an effective communicator who can comfortably engage with key partners at all levels, from driving technical discussions to leading executive program reviews.



  • Develop comprehensive program plans and work with cross-functional engineering teams to lead programs from initiation to completion
  • Maintain necessary program artifacts for all software delivery including scope definition, specifications, schedule/gantt, risk register, resource plans, status communications etc.
  • Ensure lessons learned are captured and action is taken to enable improvements on future programs, products or processes
  • Present program status updates to all levels of the organization tailoring the message delivery for the intended audience
  • Manage the execution of multiple parallel projects within a matrix environment balancing competing demands
  • Track Software Feature Enablement progress by comparing actual progress against the plan
  • Play a key role in understanding product architecture, requirements and ensure scope control
  • Dedication to meeting deadlines and an aptitude to thrive in a fast-paced environment


Preferred Experience:

  • Minimum 10 years proven project and program management experience, with expertise leading large and complex programs in adynamic and competitive industry with focus on product development
  • Comprehensive understanding of the end-to-end product development process (Software Development Life Cycle)
  • Strong knowledge of productivity and project tools including Jira, Confluence, Microsoft Office Suite. Proficiency with Microsoft Project
  • Experience collaborating with large, global engineering teams
  • Strong presentation and leadership skills; with ability to lead technical discussions
  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills
  • Ways to Stand Out:
    • Experience with system software (driver/OS level) on Android/Linux/Windows environment
    • Familiarity with 3D graphics and gaming knowledge
    • Knowledge of Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) such as Program Increments, Lean, Kanban



  • Bachelor degree, one of the following:
    • Computer Engineering
    • Computer Science
    • Electrical Engineering
  • PMP certification is highly desirable
  • MBA would be an asset



Austin, TX




Requisition Number: 138463 
Country: United States Province: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function:Other Engineering


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