Software Development Engineer 2 (163362)

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 AMD Display Solutions Team is seeking a talented engineer to help develop new SW features, bring-up new graphics cards and make AMD’s driver software industry leading. This role offers the opportunity to show off your technical skills in kernel mode debugging, solving complex engineering problems and architecting new C/C++ code.


In this position you will be working as a member of a high-performing agile team. Whether you want to grow as a deeply technical individual contributor or a flexible and face-paced team facilitator, you’ll work with other talented engineers while you collaborate across departments to solve the world’s most complex display issues.


You possess specialized knowledge, imaginative thinking, and sophisticated analytical techniques. You enjoy being responsible for definable portion of a large project with primary focus on driving execution of the project. You like to solve complex problems, make important technical decisions, and can plan months in advance.


An interest in graphics and gaming will give you an edge. Experience with drivers and kernels will make you stand out. Most importantly, if you thrive in fast paced, technically challenging environments, this could be the perfect opportunity for you!



  • Design and development of driver code for industry leading display technologies (ie: FreeSyncTM, HDR, high resolution displays, etc.)
  • Participating in new ASIC and hardware bring up
  • Windows and/or Linux Kernel mode debugging
  • Windows and/or Linux new and existing OS support
  • Debugging and fixing existing driver issues



  • C/C++ development
  • Experienced in low level driver development
  • Kernel mode debugging
  • 2-3 years of industry experience
  • BA or BS degree completed
  • Experience with an agile team workflow
  • Interest in the latest display tech is a plus - drive the pixels behind your favorite games!

Requisition Number: 163362 
Country: Canada Province: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Design


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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