MTS GPU Driver Engineer - 81961

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.



MTS GPU Driver Engineer 

KMD Solutions is the team responsible for developing differentiating feature sets into our Windows graphics kernel driver for gamers, professionals, and notebook users. The C/C++ driver code written by our developers is at the heart of a sophisticated software stack used by millions world-wide. Our engineers are specialists in software and hardware, always challenged, never pigeonholed, and are a fundamental to every Radeon product, feature, and driver release. We have competitive benefit packages and an award-winning culture. Join us!

The Person:

We are looking for strong C/C++ programmers with an affinity for operating systems, embedded programming, and computer architecture to help us build the next generation of graphics features into our kernel driver.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop differentiating features in the Windows Kernel Mode Driver using C/C++. Examples include ReLive, Link, FRTC, Enhanced Sync, CrossFire, Eyefinity, Infinity Link, Stereo3D, and more.
  • Bring-up bleeding edge Radeon Graphics gaming and workstation products, such as the 6900XT
  • Deliver the graphics SW stack for unique notebook products, such as the Microsoft Surface Laptop 3
  • Work directly with Microsoft to introduce graphics driver support for the latest Windows operating systems
  • Deliver AMD's Radeon Adrenalin and Enterprise Software, with focus on enhancing stability, performance, power, and security.
  • Interface with other software components, such as user mode drivers, firmware, and the operating system itself
  • Debug some highly challenging and interesting problems using WinDbg, GPUView, and other tools

Preferred Experience:

  • Is a proven C++ programmer and problem-solver
  • Is a phenomenal communicator and collaborator
  • Comfortable with OS internals, such as multithreading, virtual memory, interrupts, DMA, etc.
  • Understands Object-Oriented design and computer architecture
  • Can surmount the steepest learning curves
  • Has some experience with at least one of the following:
  • Very large code bases
  • Kernel debugging and driver development
  • Embedded programming and/or bringup
  • Operating systems and computer architecture
  • GPU graphics/compute APIs: Vulkan, Open CL/GL, DirectX, DirectCompute, etc.
  • PC building

Academic Credentials:

Bachelor in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent degreed


Markham, ON




Requisition Number: 81961 
Country: Canada State: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Design


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