Corp. VP - GFX Architecture & Modelling - 147323

Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, GB

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.

Corporate Vice President – GFX Architecture & Modelling


AMD is a semiconductor design innovator leading the next era of digital experiences with its Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) and Discrete Graphics Processing Units (DGPUs) which power a broad range of consumer and professional graphics applications. AMD’s graphics products are focused on driving industry-leading gaming, content creation and computation, ranging from game consoles and PCs to supercomputers. If you have a passion for excellence and a drive to achieve, you belong at AMD.  Our employees, AMDer’s as we like to call them, work hard, have fun, and thrive on success. We meet the challenges of an evolving marketplace by staying true to our corporate values, including an unwavering respect for individuals and a focus on retaining superior employees.  AMD's environment is fast paced, results oriented and built upon a legion of forward-thinking people with a passion for winning technology. This is an extraordinary opportunity to work in an outstanding company like AMD - Join us! 


The Role

AMD is looking for a leader to run our GFX architecture & modelling group. You will be chartered to grow and lead a team to drive multiple GFX architectural programs across multiple market segments including HPC, ML/AI, Gaming, and Mobile. Working both within your team and in broader collaborations with other technical experts and groups within AMD you will develop the architectures which will define the future of graphics. You will also collaborate with our advanced graphics program to develop plans to deliver compelling innovation into the market with the maximum impact for both AMD and the industry, in line with our goal to compete by delivering the best available technology while embracing the development of open standards and broad industry initiatives.


Key Responsibilities: 

  • Owner of the GFX architecture and modelling deliverables across all GFX programs
  • Responsible for end-to-end ownership of the architectural features being developed for the associated programs
  • Identification and advocation of key strategic initiatives in advanced rendering and computation
  • Development and ownership of architecture-phase milestones aligned with hardware and software IP deliverables


Preferred experience:

Demonstrated experience in hardware and software research in consumer and professional graphics and high-performance compute, with a track record of bringing innovative features to market. Prior experience leading and directing teams of researchers and architects.

  • Research Team leadership
  • Graphics hardware architecture experience
  • Graphics software architecture experience
  • Raytracing, Rasterization, GPU Compute experience
  • DirectX, Vulkan and OpenGL experience
  • Experience in technologies for video, audio and data compression
  • Experience in machine learning techniques (training and inference)


Academic credentials:

  • BS in Mathematics, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or a closely related field







Requisition Number: 147323 
Country: United Kingdom Province: Buckinghamshire City: Milton Keynes 
Job Function: Design  

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