Sr. Corp. Counsel, Employment Law (78000)

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.



Senior Corporate Counsel, Employment Law



AMD is seeking a licensed, experienced employment attorney to join our legal team.   The position will be based in our Markham, Ontario office.



The ideal candidate will have in house experience, be business-minded and practical, and relish a fast-paced environment in a growing company.



  • Provide legal support and advise on employment-related laws for AMD’s Canada, Europe and India locations, in conjunction with AMD’s outside counsel network
  • Advise management and HR for these locations on broad range of employment issues coming before the Company
  • Assist in pre-litigation preparation of disputes with third parties and coordination of litigation effort under supervision of litigation counsel
  • Oversee and continually enhance web-based training programs on topics of Employment law, EEO/harassment avoidance training and other training as required
  • Manage the outsourced immigration function within the company and advise on immigration issues arising throughout the Company, with day-to-day support being provided by AMD’s immigration paralegal



  • In house-counsel experience
  • Experience in employment law
  • Experience with client counseling



  • Bachelor’s degree in Law
  • Licensed to practice law



Markham, Ontario




Requisition Number: 78000 
Country: Canada State: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Legal


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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