Sr. Software Development Engineer - 78022

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.



3D Graphics Tool Developer



The AMD Software Tools team is tasked with creating and supporting multiple test applications which target all aspects of software development for AMD graphics products on PC platforms. Software engineers on the team apply industrial leading technologies and system programming C++ skills in both Windows and Linux environment.



  • Maintain and support a Direct3D/Vulkan/OpenGL/OpenCL tool in the AMD product development workflow
  • Design and develop support for new features in Direct3D/Vulkan/OpenGL/OpenCL
  • Research and innovate new features to expand new use cases
  • Responsible for timely delivery of tasks assigned by team lead or manager
  • Adhering to team’s development process and coding standards
  • Writing design documents and user guides
  • Participate in design and code reviews
  • Perform unit testing and release testing
  • Proving periodic status updates and occasional presentations


  • University degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
  • Strong C++ programming experience
  • Experienced in system level programming
  • Experienced with multiple Operating Systems (Windows and Linux)
  • Skilled in system level coding and debugging with Visual Studio and gdb
  • Ability to organize and manage priorities
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Works effectively both independently and in a team environment


  • Experienced in Direct3D/OpenGL/OpenCL/Vulkan programming, or taken Computer Graphics courses
  • Experienced in video gaming development
  • Experienced in image processing or image compression
  • Experienced with Git and/or Perforce


  • BA or BS degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering is required


  • Markham, Ontario, Canada


Requisition Number: 78022 
Country: Canada State: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Software Engineering


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