SMTS Server Performance Engineer 79096

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.



Senior Server Systems Performance Architect



AMD is looking for an outstanding technical leader to help optimize performance of AMD-based next-generation servers for its cloud and enterprise customers. As a Senior Systems Performance Architect in the Server Performance Group, you will optimize workloads for throughput and latency by identifying opportunities across all parts of system architecture, spanning the application and related frameworks, operating system, hypervisor, network and storage drivers, BIOS, CPU core, interconnect, memory & I/O subsystems.




Successful candidates in this role have proven technical leadership capability, broad interests in Computer Systems performance, keen attention to detail, excellent collaboration and communication skills, ability to work independently and come up with creative solutions to challenging engineering problems.



  • Serve as a Senior Systems Performance Architect in AMD's design engineering team.
  • Establish and maintain AMD's technological leadership position
  • Drive workload analysis (both real workloads and microbenchmarks), tracing, competitive analysis on various hardware platforms.
  • Analyze performance profiling data, traces and simulation data from real-world deployments of AMD based servers to quantify and isolate performance bottlenecks.
  • Deliver insights to help drive features into the next generation of server CPUs and software stack components.
  • Lead technical projects across departmental boundaries, display track record for sustained innovation.
  • Be responsible for projects or processes of significant strategic or commercial importance and for project/program results
  • Provide consultative direction with senior management.
  • Coach and mentor experienced staff.
  • Represent AMD to the outside technical community, partners and vendors.
  • Work closely with other team members to understand design architecture and to propose solutions to improve/enhance performance with given SoC/IP and markets.





  • Exceptional foundation in systems architecture, cutting across CPU, memory, storage and I/O subsystems
  • Strong exposure to complex cloud or enterprise software stacks such as Hadoop, Spark, Oracle or other database workloads, and server benchmarks
  • Power user of performance profiling and hardware performance counter tools
  • Strong familiarity with OS sub-systems (e.g. scheduler, MMU, IOMMU), kernel parameter tuning experience
  • Deep performance expertise in any hardware or software subsystem mentioned above




  • PhD in Computer Science/Engineering, plus 5 years of experience as a Performance Engineer
  • M.S./M.Tech in Computer Science/Engineering plus 8 years of experience as a Performance Engineer
  • B.Tech in Computer Science/Engineering plus 10 years of experience as a Performance Engineer



Bangalore, India

AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. AMD and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and will consider all applicants without regard to race, marital status, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. EOE/MFDV





Requisition Number: 79096 
Country: India State: Karnataka City: Bangalore 
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