Senior Manager OEM Solutions & Performance Benchmarking - 94061

Location: Houston, 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.

Senior Manager OEM Solutions & Performance Benchmarking


The Role
The Datacenter Ecosystems & Application Engineering team is seeking a Senior Manager to lead our performance benchmarking team in support of key OEM partners to drive the adoption of AMD EPYC technologies.  In this role you will play a technical subject matter expert role and will be an integral part in the Enterprise Software and Solutions team working closely with OEM customers. You will champion the performance engineering and optimization on AMD-based HW for running operating systems, containers, databases and other ISV apps and collaborate with customers to use AMD-powered infrastructure.


The Person

Leverage your OEM experience to lead the technical team focused on benchmarking and optimizing performance on AMD technology including a broad range of operating systems applications software running on AMD infrastructure.



Preferred Experience

  • Significant hands-on expertise in optimizing OS and software for x86 CPU servers; preferably with global OEM.
  • Experience with performance testing on Intel/AMD-powered Infrastructure.
  • Experience in creating optimal infrastructure configurations and optimization best practices or recommendations for various workload types on various infrastructure environments; on-premise and Clouds.  
  • Technical issue management and product engineering feedback and influencer to for making AMD technology better
  • Deep understanding of different software stacks including OS, DB technologies run on the clouds and ability to interpret benchmark results to applications tuning to all the way to AMD EPYC CPU level.
  • Significant experience in modern applications, workload optimization, automation programming models. 
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, interacting with customers, partners and representing AMD technology.



Academic Credentials

  • BS or MS in computer science, computer engineering, or a related field, MBA preferred



Austin, TX



Requisition Number: 94061 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Houston 
Job Function: Design


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