Sr. Manager Software Development

Location: Shanghai, Shanghai, CN

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.


PMTS Software Development – CSE Architect



You will be part of RTG (Radeon Technologies Group) Custom Software Engineering (CSE) Group working on software feature & solution architectures based on the OEM/ODM customer designs and development opportunities, driving innovative software solutions from concepts through productization on AMD’s APU/GPU hardware and ensure the on quality/schedule deliveries.




  • Seasoned technical leader with excellent insight and acumen into technology evolutions in the PC and Graphics industry.
  • Passionate in driving leading edge SW innovations and making AMD and its customers win together.
  • Energetic in building strategic relationship and influencing key executive decision makers across the industry.



  • Architect level technical liaison to help OEM/ODM decision makers in R&D and Business Planning understand how AMD’s GFX technologies can enhance the platforms on their roadmap and align to their schedules.
  • Soliciting feedback from customers, working closely with global Business Units, Client/RTG Platform and SW architects and domain experts.  
  • Influencing technical/architecture definition and feature roadmaps to align with OEM/AiB customers’ short and long term customized Software/Solution needs.
  • Lead a virtual team consist of domain owners within global Software teams and Customer Engineering teams, to drive solid introduction/implementation plan of AMD technologies and features into OEM product lines.
  • Convey 2+ year visibility of AMD and OEM technology roadmap with Tier 1 OEM customers, highlighting key inflection points in Display, Multimedia, and OS strategies.
  • System level understanding and expertise of AMD technologies.  Ensure the many disparate components and features function cohesively together for a compelling solution through collaboration with domain experts and architects.
  • 20%+ domestic or international travel expected.



  • Excellent English oral, written and presentation skills with ability to present to internal SW stakeholders as well global customers
  • Ability to communicate with customer and convert customer pain points to AMD solutions. Ability to communicate and co-work with a wide variety of stakeholders effectively.
  • Good team player in global team structure, strong experience as a technical leader, actively mentor and train teammates
  • Strong self-learning ability and logical thinker. Highly self-motivated, strong mindset on ownership and accountabilities.
  • Minimum experience in a similar industry as a Senior Technical Leader or  Architect role    (Bachelor: 10 yrs; Masters: 8 yrs; PhD: 5 yrs) plus:
    • Experience in end to end PC or its sub-system design and development is expected
    • Knowledge on the x86 platform architecture is expected
    • Strong familiarity with graphics architecture is a plus
    • C/C++ programming (5+ yrs) is a plus
    • Experience in software programming/debug device drivers under Windows or Linux environment is a plus.




  • Bachelor or higher degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Engineering, or an equivalent




Preferred at Shanghai or Taipei, negotiable.

AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. AMD and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and will consider all applicants without regard to race, marital status, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. EOE/MFDV





Requisition Number: 111488 
Country/Region/Location: China State/Province: Shanghai City: Shanghai 
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