Sr. Director, Cores Engineering (81492)

Location: Santa Clara, 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.

Sr. Director of Engineering, Cores



We are searching for a senior technical leader to help drive and develop future generations of AMD CPUs. This leader will have a high visibility role in future industry-leading CPU development, from early concept through production.  You will also direct the activities, budgets, and hiring for our Santa Clara Cores team. This is an experienced, high-performing team developing state of the art microprocessors, the latest being the Zen3 CPU.



This role combines strong people leadership and teamwork skills, technical expertise, and management skills for a large-scale and complex development environment.



  • Functional management of the Cores team and team development
  • Development of future high-performance CPUs in collaboration with teams and peers across multiple domestic and global sites



  • Demonstrated leadership and team building plus management capabilities
  • Proven large project leadership experience
  • Strong technical skills, preferably with a computer architecture/RTL/microarchitecture or closely related background
  • Demonstrated working knowledge/expertise in end-to-end CPU development process, from early concept through production, logical and physical views, etc



  • Relevant academic qualifications and experience



Santa Clara, California



Requisition Number: 81492 
Country: United States State: California City: Santa Clara 
Job Function: Design


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