Direct3D Driver Developer - 79128

Location: Bellevue, Washington, 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.


We are currently looking for software engineers in Bellevue, Washington as part of a new DirectX/Direct3D driver development team targeting support for AMD GPUs. The engineers will be involved in the development, debug, bring-up, and performance tuning of graphics hardware running on Microsoft Windows Operating Systems. The position will involve collaborating with other AMD software/hardware teams and Microsoft Windows OS architecture teams.

This new team is essential to the success of AMD as a growing company. It is a very fast paced environment where you will be working with the very best in our technology and some of the most exciting projects the industry has to offer.

The person:

The ability to interact directly with and debug low level hardware and operating system functionality is required. The individual will be a member of a team where communication and team skills are highly valued.

Key responsibilities:

  • Root cause and address DX12 driver quality issues, focusing on Microsoft Certification and Telemetry reported issues
  • Early development and experiments for new DX12 features proposed by Microsoft
  • Triage of quality and performance issues caused by new Windows10 Operating System drops
  • Work with remote teams to improve in-house tools and development processes.

Preferred experience:

  • C and C++ programming experience
  • Working knowledge of Computer Architecture and Windows Operating Systems
  • D3D, OpenGL, or other graphics application knowledge and experience
  • Exposure to low level programming, D3D or Windows drivers is desirable

Academic credentials:

  • Preferred BS/MS/PhD degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field of study


Bellevue, Washington



Requisition Number: 79128 
Country: United States State: Washington City: Bellevue 
Job Function: Design


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