Senior Software Program Manager - 74161

Location: Santa Clara, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

Apply now

Apply for Job

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.



  • Work closely with engineering managers, technical leads and product managers to drive project planning and execution of multiple complex software development projects.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional groups across AMD Radeon Technology Group through the Product life cycle, from definition to successful delivery of releases.
  • Manage cross team dependencies, and coordinate cross-team initiatives and blocker issues.
  • Assist in developing and implementing Project Management Best practices, tools and templates within engineering.
  • Managing horizontally across several functional organizations, including Finance and Human Resources
  • Working hand-in-hand with engineering counterparts across the global sites to plan/align budget, head count, operational efficiencies
  • Participating in the development of project plans and schedules; must be able to develop and improve processes for project tracking and risk mitigation
  • Supporting Engineering management in planning of project Human and Computing resource needs
  • Supporting Engineering management to drive execution excellence, including key metrics like Time-to-Market, R&D Efficiency, and Silicon Quality Indicators
  • Working collaboratively with the AMD Program Management community to track Key Metrics and help continuous process improvement




  • 7+ years Project Management experience in industry
  • PMP certification is a plus, but not required
  • Good presentation and leadership skills; with ability to lead technical discussions
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills
  • Experience in managing complex, interrelated projects, programs, and functions
  • Team player with a commitment to meeting deadlines and an aptitude to thrive in a fast paced multi-tasking environment
  • Knowledge of Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) such as Program Increments, Lean, Kanban, Shared Understanding
  • Experience program managing linux based products is a plus.
  • Experience using tools such as JIRA, Confluence, SharePoint, Project 2016, Jenkins & Robot Frameworks
  • Experience in Machine Learning frameworks (TensorFlow, Caffe, pyTorch etc) is a plus
  • Experience in Virtualization frameworks (Linux KVM,  etc) is a plus
  • Experience in Containerization frameworks (Docker, Kubernetes etc) is a plus




  • BSEE (or equivalent), MSEE (or equivalent) preferred



Requisition Number: 74161 
Country: United States State: California City: Santa Clara 
Job Function: Other Engineering 


AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. AMD and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. We consider candidates regardless of age, ancestry, color, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religion, political and/or third party affiliation, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status. Please click here for more information.

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

Apply now

Apply for Job

Find similar jobs:
Share this Job