SMTS Software System Design Eng.

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.



SMTS Software Engineer ( Security / OS Kernel Technologies )



AMD is looking for an SMTS Software Engineer in the area of Security technologies to develop secure platform and operating systems solutions, which will have significant impact for AMD, and the future of our products. In this role, you drive and work on forward-looking projects and novel system concepts to significantly impact AMD’s future product portfolio. You will be responsible for driving the development of key security technologies in different operating systems including, but not limited to, Linux, QNX, and custom OS. Your team will also help define AMD’s security software stack with insights gained from the development of advanced technologies.



  • Lead AMD's OS and security technologies for current and future generations products
  • Develop software and platforms solutions that address the evolving needs of AMD’s customers.
  • Drive research and development, proofs of concept, technology transfer, and customer interactions that lead to the development of AMD best-in-class software solutions
  • Collaborate with research, engineering, and other AMD teams to drive security solutions for next generation platforms.



  • 15+ industry experiences in working in security, Kernel, OS, multimedia, or system programming related domains
  • Expertise in Trusted Application Development, Global Platform, Trusted Execution Environment (TEE), or similar secure execution environments
  • Experience in Linux Kernel/Driver development/Driver TEE framework
  • Knowledge of commonly used cryptographic primitives, like HMAC/AES/RSA/ECC/DSA, etc.
  • Knowledge of Multimedia systems is a plus in areas such as Video, Camera, Display, OpenMax, H.264/H.265/HEVC/VP9/JPEG/MJPEG/MPEG/MIPI CSI/MIPI DSI
  • Expertise with operating system theories, and RTOS systems design & architectures
  • Expertise with system programming using C and C++ languages
  • Expertise with applying data structures and algorithms in coding to solve real world problems accurately and efficiently



Master or equivalent experience in a field associated with operating system development and system programming as applied mathematics, statistics, or computer science.



Markham, On




Requisition Number: 77782 
Country: Canada State: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Design


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