Cloud GPU Software Development Engineer (79717)

Location: Markham, Ontario, CA

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.




The GPU Virtualization team works directly with Cloud Service Providers like Google Stadia and Microsoft Azure to unleash the power of the latest graphics processors in the cloud.


We develop kernel driver software for professional, server-grade GPUs, such as AMD Radeon Pro V340, allowing a single GPU to be shared by up to 16 Virtual Machines.




Designing and developing the latest virtualization driver on multiple platforms while working in a fast growing team with industry experts.





A successful candidate will work with senior engineers on the team to develop kernel software for one of our reference solutions. (VmWare, Xen, KVM, or HyperV)


The candidate will demonstrate his/her problem-solving skills by debugging and resolving issues

discovered during testing


The candidate will be a valuable member of the SCRUM team and help with all aspects of software development process including coding, documentation, and performance analysis.





A successful candidate will learn about graphics driver architecture, OS/driver/BIOS interactions and how to program our graphics chips to work with a variety of Hypervisors (VMWare, Xen, KVM, HyperV) and Operating Systems (Windows, Linux).


You will master your C, C++, OOP, and kernel mode debugging skills, while developing driver code and working with professionals experts in the graphics industry as a valued member of our team.




- Strong C, C++ and object-oriented programming skills

- Windows or Linux development experience
- Taken course in Operating System design

- Experience with software development processes and tools such as debuggers, source code control systems and profilers is a plus

- Good communication and problem-solving skills

- Highly motivated, self-starter with good interpersonal skills

Requisition Number: 79717 
Country: Canada State: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Design


AMD is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Any applicant who requires accommodation should contact

AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services.


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