Manager Software Development - 95626

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 Role:

We are hiring an engineering leader. The role is for a Manager in the 3D graphics driver team. You will be responsible for leading a team of highly skilled engineers in designing, implementing, and optimizing 3D drivers on a range of ASICs on mobile and desktop platforms.

The Person:

A successful candidate will have an established background in managing a software engineer team working on CPU or GPU optimization for 3D graphics in a fast-paced environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage an engineering team including staffing, mentoring, performance review, goal setting, and career development
  • Lead the team in optimizing 3D drivers and providing performance optimization guidance to ISV engineers
  • Lead the team in delivering high quality and performance 3D drivers on AMD GPU and APU against project plans.
  • Work closely with other teams in developing driver plans aligned with key objectives
  • Provide technical mentorship to junior engineers
  • Understand and present the technical status to upper managers, peers, and engineer teams
  • Have technical insight to guide priorities and translate the asks into right actions

Preferred Experience:

  • 5-10+ years’ experience as a software developer in GPU using C/C++
  • 5+ years in leading CPU or GPU optimization
  • Strong organization and communication skills
  • A strong track record of project delivery for large, cross-functional projects
  • Knowledge of software engineering practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations

Academic Credentials:

  • BS degree; MS or PhD desired


  • Markham, ON





Requisition Number: 95626 
Country: Canada Province: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Design


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