Project/Program Manager 1 - 82184

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.
 

 

 

 

Technical Project Manager – Software Development and Infrastructure

 

THE ROLE:

Our team writes large scale infrastructure and tools in C#, Perl and C++ for Windows and Linux.  Our software is used during all stages of product development across multiple AMD sites and includes distributed automation and build processes, web applications and databases to track millions of records generated by thousands of systems. We are constantly adapting our software development processes (e.g. continuous integration, unit testing and TDD, code reviews) to manage the challenges we accept.

 

We are looking for a Technical Project Manager. The PM will be responsible for driving various aspects of Open-Source Licence Compliance process, as well as drive the design implementation and deployment of various technical projects and team priorities.

 

THE PERSON:

You are a self-starter with the passion for driving large-scale technical projects, proven track record of solving highly complex problems along with solid technical background.  You possess excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills, as well as excellent organizational and time management skills.  You are used to working independently, yet as part of a team where collaboration is of utmost importance.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead roadmap planning, prioritization, as well as the key projects and initiatives within the team
  • Drive engagement across key stakeholders of OSS and security compliance process
  • Liaise with development teams to ensure accordance with IP law and OSS licenses
  • Work with other departments to establish and update formal scanning and compliance process 

 

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Strong expertise and demonstrated successful experience leading large scale and complex technical projects in the area of software development and deployment
  • Solid understanding of a project management processes, planning and implementation stages
  • Experience with source code and security vulnerabilities scanning software, such as Palamida, Black Duck, Protecode SC is a definitive plus
  • Software development background (preferably with C/C++). Good understanding of modern DevOps principles and methodologies is a strong plus.
  • Outstanding interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent research and analytical skills, ability to solve complex problems
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

 

ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Degree in software development management, software engineering, computer science
  • Demonstrated experience in project management with 5+ years of experience
  • Prior experience in software development, strong technical background
  • Understanding of IP licensing principles and open source compliance is a strong plus

 

LOCATION:

Markham, Ontario

 

 

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Requisition Number: 82184 
Country: Canada State: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:General Management
 

 

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 AskHR@amd.com.

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