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Parallel Programming Software Architect

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.

AMD Research is an entrepreneurial research organization with a strong track record of driving research innovations into AMD products. We are a global leader in the development of the worlds most advanced high-performance computers (HPC), such as El Capitan, the world-leading 2 exaflop supercomputer.


AMD Research is looking for a software researcher to invent, design and implement novel programming models and runtime environments for high performance computing systems, particularly (but not exclusively) distributed heterogenous and accelerator-based programming models.


You love bringing new systems to life and developing software that shows the full power of novel hardware accelerators.


  • Design and implement novel software programming models and runtime environments on CPU, GPU and novel hardware platforms.
  • Develop and optimize code for parallel and distributed programming models and runtime environments.
  • Collaborate with teams within AMD Research, product groups, and vendor partners to help improve the AMD HPC ecosystem.
  • Communicate with key internal and external stakeholders.
  • Write reports and research publications.
  • Drive the results of the research projects into product roadmaps.
  • Submit patentable inventions.


  • Track record of innovative software programming models, runtime systems for parallel and distributed high performance computing.
  • Experience developing kernel drivers, device drivers and memory management subsystems for novel hardware.
  • Application-level experience in machine learning (ML), scientific computing, high-performance computing (HPC), or data science is a strong plus.
  • Extensive experience in software development for novel products.
  • Track record of issued patents that are embodied in successful products.
  • Experience collaborating in a geographically distributed team (AMD Research has sites across North America).


  • Programming Languages: C++, C and proficient in OOP design & development.
  • Experience with High Performance Computing systems.
  • Experience with distributed programming models like MPI and PGAS
  • Experience with high performance networking stacks like verbs, UCX, libfabrics


  • PhD degree or equivalent accomplishments in Computer Science, Electrical/Computer Engineering, or related field preferred.





Requisition Number:161062
Country:United StatesState:CaliforniaCity:Santa Clara
Job Function:Design

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Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-23

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