Software System Designer 1

Location: Hyderabad, Telangana, 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.





Sr. Software System Designer



Provide a brief summary of the environment - team, what they do, and the job.  Be sure to make this appealing to passive candidates –what they will do, learn, who they interact with… this section should NOT be a list of required skills.  Think “sales pitch”. You may also want to add information about the type of environment the person will be working in.



Description of what type of person would be successful in the role and any characteristics needed.  (typically soft skills).



  • Responsible for AMD’s new GPU/System bring up, ROCm SW stack testing, etc
  • Responsible for quality and performance timeliness of result for a portion of project/process
  • Contribute to Improve overall process, quality of products
  • Be involved in the automation of manual test cases and work closely with automation infrastructure
  • Executing white box, black box, and regression tests for existing ROCm features
  • Responsible for quality and timeliness of result for a portion of project/process.
  • Make more complex technical decisions independently.
  • Implement checks and balances independently to minimize the impact of mistakes.



  • Good understanding of test lifecycle, QA process & terminology
  • Strong knowledge of Device drivers, graphics, multimedia, Codec
  • Test Execution Experience in an automation lab with multiple systems
  • Define, develop, execute functional/performance/load tests, and integrate them with automated test systems
  • Establishing and sharing best practices, designing, and executing a robust test strategy
  • Proficiency in at least one programming language preferably Python
  • Strong understanding & Hands-on exp. with Linux OS internals, device manager,
  • Hands-on issue debugging skills, issue isolation with Linux kernel, driver module level.
  • Strong understanding of PC hardware, SoC, Chipsets, Graphics cards, BIOS & VBIOS
  • Understanding of parallel programming, ideally OpenCL, ROCm, CUDA, and OpenACC is a plus
  • Understanding machine learning, artificial intelligence, computer vision technologies is a plus
  • Strong analysis, problem-solving & interpersonal skills
  • Good verbal & written communication skill is a must.
  • Good attitude, result-driven & ability to deliver on next-gen technology
  • Flexible to work on a shift basis depending on the need



  • List any desired degrees, certifications, etc.
  • Use the words preferred or desired, instead of required



Hyderabad, India

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Requisition Number: 92790 
Country/Region/Location: India State/Province: Telangana City: Hyderabad 
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