MTS Software Development Eng. - 79236

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.



Staff Software Engineer – Developer Solutions




A successful candidate will be involved in research, development and optimization of new technologies used to get the most from AMD’s GPUs and CPUs and creation of technical demos to showcase them.



You are accustomed to working in a dynamic, geographically distributed 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.



  • Research and develop new techniques that push the limits of AMD’s hardware
  • Design, document and develop core technologies for GPU-accelerated features and libraries on AMD platforms, including processing for audio, video, virtual reality, augmented reality, 3D rendering, and machine learning
  • Design, develop and integrate various SDKs into various third-party products.
  • Work on visual effects, including real-time Ray tracing, multimedia and gaming.
  • Bring up and validate functionality for new hardware platforms
  • Craft and develop test applications to validate hardware and software functionality
  • Work with the Open Source community, Execute tasks assigned by senior staff and management



  • Experience in writing C/C++ code for Windows and knowledge of OOP, data structures, design patterns, language features and writing easy-to-understand and easy-to-maintain code.
  • Experience in writing shader code (HLSL, OpenCL or GLSL)Have a proven understanding of real time computer graphics, GPU architecture and strong 3D math skills
  • Experience in multimedia or gaming programming
  • Practical hands-on experience with graphics API development tools and techniques - DirectX11, DirectX 12 or Vulkan.
  • Strong code optimization skills, particularly CPU and shader code optimizations.



  • Experience in programming for Android and iOS, including writing native C/C++ code
  • Unreal and/or Unity experience
  • Low-level / hardware programming and debugging experience with WinDbg
  • Shipped game titles using one of the popular game engines



  • BSc or MSc degree in Computer Science, Electrical/Computer Engineering with demonstrated experience in software development



Markham, Ontario, Canada



Requisition Number: 79236 
Country: Canada State: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Software Engineering


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

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