Sr. GPU Graphics Performance and Driver Development Engineer - 75398

Location: Santa Clara, California, 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.

Sr. GPU Graphics Performance and Driver Development Engineer


We are looking for game graphics performance and GPU optimization engineers. You will be part of the core driver development team with a focus on GPU graphics performance optimizations. This is an exciting opportunity to join a mission-critical team making the latest games run great on AMD hardware.


Minimum Requirements

  • Skill in writing high quality and optimal C/C++ code, such as in coding for fast execution using light weight data structures and efficient algorithms, bit manipulation, pointer, array, class, virtual function, and etc.
  • Clear understanding of GPU hardware performance, such as regarding GPU execution model, threads, waves, SIMD, registers, cache, cost performance trade-off, and etc.
  • Clear understanding of GPU hardware graphics pipeline, such as stages from vertices, textures, rasterization, to screen space pixel depth and color, preferably with knowledge/experience in some of these areas: 3D graphics rendering and shader algorithms, techniques such as forward and deferred rendering, anti-aliasing, culling, and etc.
  • Bachelor's degree with relevant experience, Master’s degree or PhD is a plus


Preferred Experience

  • More senior level of positions available for qualified candidates with multiple years of experience in game graphics with thorough understanding of low level GPU hardware performance micro architecture




Requisition Number: 75398 
Country: United States State: California City: Santa Clara 
Job Function: [[customString7]] 


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.

Apply now

Apply for Job

Share this Job