Director Board Product Engineering

Location: San Jose, California, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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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.

Job Description:


The Role:

The AMD AECG Board Operations team is looking for a passionate, adaptable and innovative individual to manage and establish processes for the next-generation AMD AECG production boards projects.  As a board NPI Product Engineering Director, you will lead and manage the introduction of the Alveo, Kria and Telco product lines working closely with marketing, planning, engineering and operations team to ensure successful execution of the program from definition to production release.


 Key Responsibilities:

  • Drive alignment with Marketing, Engineering and Planning organizations to prepare industry leading new product release processes, schedules and shipments
  • Understanding key technical implementations to ensure alignment on strategic priorities, on-time completion, scope and budget
  • Drive world-class time to market NPI board release schedules by working with Design, Thermal/Mechanical, Reliability, Solutions and Operations teams to optimize processes and requirements
  • Drive NPI component management to ensure production component availability and improve overall cost structure of new products
  • Define and establish board production release and change order processes to ensure alignment and consistency across Design, Operations and contract manufacturers
  • Coordinate with operations team to ensure seamless transition from engineering to full production ramp meeting all customer demand requirements
  • Enhance board manufacturing environment to expand on real-time data analytics for debug and yield analysis


Preferred Experience:

  • 12+ years of System Boards NPI Project Management experience and a demonstrated understanding of Project Management processes and tools
  • In depth knowledge of PCB board design, SMT manufacturing, test, system software, certification and reliability qualification
  • Detailed understanding of Agile product lifecycle implementation and best practices
  • Experience in working with OEM/Hyperscalers and understands their requirements
  • Demonstrated ability in strategic planning, risk management, change management, project management
  • Experience working with quality management approaches, techniques, and principles to ensure quality
  • General understanding of data center, networking, database and video systems applications
  • Able to manage and organize multiple projects in parallel
  • Self-motivated individual that who enjoys establishing processes to improve the overall efficiency of the team
  • Understanding of FPGA applications and usage


Academic Credentials:

  • B.S. or M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering or related technical discipline


Location: San Jose, CA



Requisition Number: 179042 
Country: United States State: California City: San Jose 
Job Function: Product Engineering

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