Technical Program Manager (System Platform Engineering) - 77924

Location: Austin, 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.



77924 – Technical Program Manager (System Platform Engineering)


Critical technical program manager role leading the client platform core team, the RTG graphics and software team, and customer engineering core team responsible for managing and driving the planning and execution activities for A+A+A differentiating technologies and solutions for implementation and enablement on AMD platforms, working with AMD's customers engineering for new AMD client platform solutions.  A+A+A solutions are defined by technology solutions and features that takes advantage of AMD processors (APUs & CPUs) combined with AMD graphics and AMD software.



Minimum of 10+ years of relevant working experience in new product development from a design, platform, product and/or program management discipline. The candidate should have experience both as a technical lead as well as a program manager. The candidate must also have a strong understanding of the general silicon engineering process (preferably CPU or APU), from concept to tape-out to production. Furthermore, the candidate should have experience with driving a multi-site and multi-disciplined engineering program.



  • The System Engineering Program Manager owns planning and driving the execution of platform-solution engineering functions to enable best in class customer solutions.
  • Drives AMD product solution deliverables and alignment with customers’ platforms to ensure highest level customer satisfaction throughout their product lifecycle. 
  • Engage with technical leadership team to understand and document program scope, establish integrated schedules, assess and manage program progress and risk, and create resource and budget plans.
  • Represents the Client Systems Engineering organization in corporate and executive planning and execution forums.
  • Must be well-organized, technically oriented, and a self-starter with a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and coordinate the activities of geographically distributed technical teams.


  1. Delivering on all program commitments from concept exit to production
  1. Delivering overall messaging of status/issues to key internal/ external stakeholders and customers
  2. Tailor solutions to meet OEM platform engineering needs utilizing AMD CPU, GPU and Software integrations (A+A+A)



  • Product development with hardware platforms and related software ecosystem. Specific experience in x86 solutions preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to grasp new technical concepts quickly.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to influence horizontally across multiple internal functional organizations.
  • Excellent analytical, project planning, and management skills.
  • Proven ability to deliver large cross-functional strategic initiatives.
  • Quickly adapt to dynamic business and technical requirements
  • Business savvy; ability to think strategically and make intelligent technical vs business trade-off recommendations.
  • Skilled in interfacing with customers, partners and in managing joint-development projects. 
  • Energized by working in a fast-paced matrixed technical organization and multi-site environment



  • Bachelors or Master’s degree in Electronics/Computer Engineering or Computer Science.



  • Austin, Texas
  • Santa Clara, California
  • Bellevue, Washington
  • Relocation provided




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