MTS Server Performance Engineer (80408)

Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, IN

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.


Server Systems Performance Architect



AMD’s Server Performance Group is looking for an outstanding Systems Performance Architect to help optimize performance of next-generation servers for cloud, enterprise and HPC workloads.  Candidates with a deep interest in computer systems performance and who are excited to work on some of the most challenging problems in the computing industry today are strongly encouraged to apply.




Successful candidates in this role possess a keen attention to detail, excellent collaboration skills, ability to work independently and come up with creative solutions to challenging engineering problems.



  • Serve as a System Performance Architect in AMD's design engineering team.
  • Help AMD achieve and maintain performance leadership on modern server workloads.
  • Optimize key workloads on AMD based servers by investigating and identifying performance opportunities in common server SW stack components, as well as the underlying design
  • Build detailed understanding of AMD server CPU designs and microarchitecture, propose solutions to improve server performance through HW/SW co-optimization.
  • Conduct performance studies on real server workloads on bleeding-edge hardware, work with developer teams to productize / upstream.





  • Truly exceptional foundation in systems architecture, across CPU, memory, storage and I/O subsystems
  • Strong background in Computer Architecture and Operating Systems
  • Experience with the Linux kernel and related upstream development workflow
  • Experience with any kernel subsystem such as the scheduler, memory management, IOMMU
  • Exposure to hypervisors and familiarity with x86-64 virtualization
  • Experience with hardware performance counter monitoring and performance profiling
  • Exposure to large memory footprint server workloads (E.g. SPECjbb15, VMMark, databases, etc)
  • Performance measurement, performance debug and characterization experience on above workloads
  • Strong C programming skills (for kernel facing work), and generally strong programming skills across C/C++/Python or similar.
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, written, and presentation)



  • PhD in Computer Science/Engineering, plus 1 year of experience as a Performance Engineer
  • M.S./M.Tech in Computer Science/Engineering plus 3 years of experience as a Performance Engineer
  • B.Tech in Computer Science/Engineering plus 5 years of experience as a Performance Engineer



Bangalore, India

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Requisition Number: 80408 
Country: India State: Karnataka City: Bangalore 
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