Sr. Program Manager- 126581 Job in Markham for AMD |

Sr. Program Manager- 126581

November 30 2021
Categories Engineering, Information Technology, IT, Project management, Project Management, Business Analysis
Markham, ON

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 Role:

The ICT organization is looking for Senior Program Managers to manage IP vendor engagements in the analog and mixed signal (AMS) area. Your work will be a critical part in the AMD SOC development process that will continue to enable AMD to develop industry leading computing and graphics products.

You will work with internal stakeholders to gather requirements, participate in vendor scoping and contract drafting and review for new custom AMS projects. You will collaborate with external partners to ensure that project requirements and milestones are met on schedule. You will also periodically review the vendor engagement process to identify gaps and identify opportunities for improvements.

The Person:

  • Outstanding collaborator and communicator with the ability to work with internal and external partners
  • Proactive and execution focused mindset with strong program management skills
  • Excellent problem structuring and problem-solving skills
  • Able to manage a high degree of complexity
  • Ability to build trust, relationships, and influence across teams
  • Ability to drive cross-functional internal alignment for new IP development requirements
  • Ability to identify process gaps, propose solutions, and drive implementation
  • Strong attention to detail with a high sense of urgency
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with internal stakeholders to define, review and signoff project requirements
  • Work with external vendors to draft, review and signoff IP development contracts
  • Track development progress by establishing and reviewing key metrics
  • Manage day-to-day action items, tracking and reporting to ensure a closed loop of priority work
  • Review existing processes and methods to improve project and team efficiencies

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience in working with external vendors, preferably in the semiconductor industry
  • Demonstrated project and program management leadership success
  • Experience leading and managing multiple complex projects at a given time with successful results
  • Experience with semiconductor/AMS development is preferred
  • Familiarity with I/O standards is desirable
  • Proficiency in collaboration and project management tools include issue trackers
  • Good breadth of technical knowledge and experience in multi-disciplinary areas.

Academic Credentials:

Engineering or computer science degree; PMP desirable


Requisition Number: 126581
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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