Software System Eng. 85645

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.

Software System Design Engineer

The Role:

AMD’s Datacenter Ecosystems & Application Engineering (DEAE) team is looking for an experienced software engineer to work on Microsoft Server and Azure Stack HCI performance profiling for AMD EPYC™ server platforms. We are looking for an engineer who can work with Microsoft engineering to optimize Windows Server and Azure Stack to increase overall performance on AMD EPYC™.

The Person:

The ideal candidate will possess a breadth of abilities and Windows Software skills, including CPU product knowledge, server architecture awareness, strong technical skills, with proven understanding of customers’ business requirements. You must be independent, and capable of operating autonomously.


Key Responsibilities:

Build & test solutions for AMD EPYC Class CPU’s.

  • Debug low level platform and software issues.
  • Analyze and optimize solutions to achieve the highest performance.
  • Test and deploy these solutions.
  • Work with OS partners to implement fixes and inspire change.
  • Apply one's knowledge of software engineering standard methodologies.


Preferred Experience:

  • Adept skills in Operating Systems debug and development.
  • Deep technical knowledge of Microsoft’s Server products (Windows Server, Hyper-V, SQL Server)
  • Deep technical knowledge of performance profiling and benchmark methodologies.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • We desire a teammate with a dedication to meeting deadlines and an aptitude to thrive in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment.
  • Additionally, the engineer will be required to work with AMD Field Application Engineers supporting customers. The applicant must have experience delivering optimized software solutions for the datacenter.


Academic Credentials:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (BS) or Master’s Degree (MS) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or other relevant subject area


Austin, TX or Santa Clara, CA

Full Relocation and excellent employee healthcare benefits available!



Requisition Number: 85645 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: Design


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