Program Manager 2 - 116513 (Markham, Ontario, CA)

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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.



SW Program Manager :  Cloud-Virtualization


The Role:

Your customers are the world leaders on Cloud Gaming and Cloud based Virtual Desktop. As the Software Program Manager, you will have the opportunity to manage overall software solutions for innovative Cloud & Virtualization software into the Data Center.  As part of our cross-functional program management team you will help shape the future of strategic Cloud Gaming and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) projects for world leading companies in Cloud services by delivering software solutions for new technologies. Solid program management of various software development teams, multi-site coordination and good knowledge of graphics and virtualization technologies are a few of the things required to ensure customer programs are enabled and delivered on time.



The Person:

The right candidate will have solid knowledge of program management, impeccable track record of delivering complex software programs, and experience with Device Drivers, Firmware, Graphics technology, SOC product development and/or Virtualization technologies, working with large customers.




  • Defines, plans and drives projects and program plans based on management and senior technical guidance
  • Possesses a thorough knowledge of the principles of project management and is able to apply them effectively on small to large size projects
  • Possesses specialized knowledge plus a broader technical knowledge in areas outside his or her area of expertise
  • Has responsibility for projects or processes of significant technical importance and for results that cross engineering project areas
  • Initiates significant changes to existing processes and methods to improve project and team efficiencies




  • Minimum 10 years proven large and complex Project & Program Management experience in dynamic and competitive industry
  • Minimum 10 years hardware/software and/or customer engineering experience with exposure to Device Drivers, Firmware, Graphics technology, SOC product development and/or Virtualization technologies.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to handle all levels of interaction, including executive level
  • Horizontal leadership/Matrix management experience
  • Flexible working schedule to manage global (specific Asia and North America) program execution team




  • Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Electrical Engineering Bachelor Degree
    or related
  • PMP certification is a bonus



English. Most be fully fluent at professional efficiency.




Markham, Ontario


Requisition Number: 116513 
Country: Canada Province: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Other Engineering


AMD is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Any applicant who requires accommodation should contact

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