SMTS Software System Design Eng.

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.



The Product Solutions Team is uniquely positioned between the business units defining AMD’s graphics products, and product testing teams. Primary team objectives include reviewing, defining, and validating the experiences that our customers have while interacting with our products, and supporting the end-to-end product lifecycle from definition through product retirement. Additionally, the team identifies key pain points in the existing user experience, and drives targeted improvements in those areas.


We are looking for a talented manager who is passionate about user experiences, software quality and problem solving!


In the role, you will be managing a team of Software validation and debug engineers working on one of the largest, most complex, and fastest-moving codebases in the industry. You will be the team representative in China responsible for strategy and execution of the validation function and define and promote a quality mindset across the organization. You will collaborate and foster relationships with cross-organizational leadership for planning and delivery of high-quality, feature-rich products and features on schedule. 


You will be the local representation for a global team of over 200 people – responsible in leading the team in validating features and technologies, and driving overall improvements to the user experience for AMD’s graphics products



You have an in-depth understanding of product architecture and its requirements. You are innovative, and can analyze, communicate and drive the “big picture” throughout the global function. You are critical thinking in your approach, and are always striving towards continuous improvement.

You have strong relationship building skills and exemplary communication skills. A relentless customer focus, and a proactive and result-oriented drive.

You are a strong people leader, with a track record of growing and mentoring teams.



  • Lead and build a team of up to 15 validation and debug engineers
  • Create a workplace environment that is rewarding, productive, exciting and facilitates learning
    Develop and execute a strategic quality plan and influence the team to embrace improvement initiatives to both improve graphics driver quality and end-user/customer experience
  • Work with various SW development and test functional teams to create test plans and a support approach unique to the team’s function
  • Co-ordinate with different AMD sites for SW development, testing, and improvement



  • A Bachelors degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • Minimum experience of 10 years overall of which 4-5 years in management role
  • Proven experience managing and leading engineering teams in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong mentoring and coaching skills
  • Strong system and software engineering background ranging from application level to BIOS and below
  • Strong communications skills. Able to summarize complex problems for executives as well as drill down to details with architects and engineers
  • Strong analytic and problem-solving skills including the ability to analyze current behavior, identify potential areas for improvement and design of experiments
  • Must be a self-starter and self-motivated



Requisition Number: 87265 
Country: China State: Shanghai City: Shanghai 
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