Sr. Software Development Engineer-3D Graphics Drivers

Location: Boxborough, Massachusetts, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

Apply now

Apply for Job

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.

The Role:

This position entails working on a small team of SW developers to provide tool platforms for AMD’s Radeon GPU’s. These tools assist both internal developers and gaming ISV’s to debug and optimize our 3D drivers and the latest AAA gaming titles. This technology helps power the AMD Radeon tools suite including Radeon Memory Visualizer, Radeon GPU Profiler and Radeon Developer Panel. The platform is rapidly expanding to better assist developers with their tool needs.

The Person:

We are searching for a motivated individual with excellent problem-solving skills who'd appreciate a team environment, thrives on solving challenging problems, values open communication and strong dedication to code quality. This person should be able to thrive in a dynamic environment and be excited to work with 3D graphics drivers along with related technology to build new technology and transform how the 3D drivers are developed.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop new tools to debug and optimize 3D drivers and games for Radeon GPUs
  • Work with the latest 3D gaming technology, including both new and unreleased GPU’s
  • Improve both game performance and product time-to-market
  • Collaborate across multiple teams and engineering subject areas inside and outside AMD

Preferred Experience:

  • Excellent programming skills, low-level C/C++
  • Knowledge of PC architecture, hardware
  • 3D graphics and/or GPU compute API knowledge
  • Knowledge of network protocols (UDP, TCP)
  • Rust and/or GUI development (Qt) experience a plus
  • GPU and game tooling usage or development

Academic Credentials:

  • Degree in computer science/engineering or equivalent experience


Boxborough, MA



Requisition Number: 161381 
Country: United States State: Massachusetts City: Boxborough 
Job Function: Design

Benefits offered are described here.

AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. AMD and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. We consider candidates regardless of age, ancestry, color, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religion, political and/or third party affiliation, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status. Please click here for more information.

Apply now

Apply for Job

Share this Job