Software Developer GPU Libraries - 158563

Location: Calgary, Alberta, CA

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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Software Developer GPU Libraries



Do you want to develop math and communication libraries to enable high performance computing and machine learning workloads at Exascale?  AMD is searching for talented and motivated mathematicians, scientists, and engineers to support rocSPARSE (, and rocALUTION (, AMD’s GPU-accelerated, sparse matrix libraries.  The rocSPARSE and rocALUTION libraries are part of the AMD ROCm™ Open Software Platform for GPU Compute.



You are accustomed to working in a dynamic, geographically distributed agile team, where partnership and collaboration are paramount.  You possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong attention to detail, and the ability to express your work in a clear, cohesive fashion.  You are results-oriented and accustomed to tight deadlines and changing priorities.  Most importantly, you are constantly thinking of ways to improve performance of software and hardware.



  • Implement and test GPU algorithms for algorithms and solvers for sparse matrices
  • Benchmark, profile and optimize code to maximize throughput on single and multi-GPU systems
  • Deliver high-quality code and documentation following best practices for open-source software development
  • Work with key technical experts across AMD and with our partners and customers to improve ROCm applications, libraries, and tools



  • Understanding of linear algebra, and numerical methods for sparse matrices
  • Strong background developing applications and libraries in C, C++, or Python
  • GPU software development using HIP, CUDA, OpenCL
  • Understanding of CPU and GPU architectures and low-level optimization techniques including assembly programming and/or vectorization
  • Analysis and solution of numerical problems typically found in machine learning and scientific computing applications
  • In-depth knowledge of best-practices in software development, including testing, profiling,



  • B.Sc. or B.Eng. degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Applied Mathematics, or equivalent
  • Advanced degrees, such as M.Sc., M.Eng., Ph.D. are preferred.



Calgary, Alberta, Canada



Requisition Number: 158563 
Country: Canada Province: Alberta City: Calgary 
Job Function:Design


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