MTS Software Development Engineer - 125904

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.






MTS Software Development Engineer - 125904

The Role:

The successful candidate will be involved in research, implement, and optimize new techniques to push the limits of AMD’s GPUs and CPUs and build technical demos to showcase the results, develop production quality code.


The Person:

You are accustomed to working as a member of a 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 document your work in a clear, cohesive fashion. You are results-oriented and accustomed to tight deadlines.

Come join a winning team!


Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop and detail core technologies for GPU-accelerated features and libraries on AMD platforms, including processing for audio, video, 3D rendering, and machine learning.
  • Craft and develop test applications to validate hardware and software functionality and quality assurance programs.
  • Design, develop and integrate various algorithms into popular SDK and Game Engines.
  • Research and develop new techniques that push the limits of AMD’s hardware.


Preferred Experience:

  • Experience writing C/C++ code for Windows and knowledge of data structures, design patterns, language features and writing easy-to-understand and maintain code.
  • Have a solid understanding of real time computer graphics, GPU architecture and strong 3D math skills.
  • Experience in GPGPU programming technologies.
  • Practical hands-on experience with any graphics API development tools and techniques.
  • Strong GPU code optimization skills, particularly shader code optimizations.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills


Additional experience desired:

  • Experience with writing GPU shaders (HLSL, OpenCL, CUDA).
  • Experience with DirectX 12 or Vulkan graphics APIs.
  • Knowledge of video processing algorithms.
  • Experience in deep learning frameworks (e.g. TensorFlow, Keras, PyTorch, Caffe, ONNX, etc.).
  • Experience with Linux and Android is an asset.


Academic Credentials:

  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science, Electric/Computer Engineering with demonstrated experience in software development



Markham, Ontario



Requisition Number: 125904 
Country: Canada Province: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Design


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