Sr. Software Development Engineer - 127262 Job in Markham for AMD |

Sr. Software Development Engineer - 127262

November 30 2021
Categories Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Engineering, Information Technology, Programming, Development
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.

SW Display, Senior Engineer


The AMD Display Solutions Team is seeking talents to help develop new SW features, bring-up new video cards and take care of the quality of our Display driver. This role offers the opportunity to show off your technical skills such as kernel debugging, solving complex engineering problems and architecting new C/C++ code.

In this position you will be working as a member of a high-performing agile team, which will have you working with everyone from SW architects to interns. If you thrive in fast paced, technically challenging environments, where You get to work on a variety of different engineering problems, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.


  • You possess a specialized knowledge plus a broader technical knowledge that facilitates integrative thinking.

  • Your duty might include responsibility for projects or processes of significant technical importance and for results in own area and interdependencies of related areas.

  • You are capable of leading development and implementation; solve complex, novel, and non-recurring problems and improve existing processes/methods.

  • You can influence technical decisions that have a significant impact on final product.

  • You enjoy coaching and mentoring less experienced staff as well as influence others as a technical leader

  • You can assume the consultative or leadership responsibilities for a specific project or for product development initiatives


  • Design and development of new cutting-edge display technologies (ie: FreeSyncTM, HDR, high resolution displays, etc.)

  • Participating in new ASIC and hardware bring up

  • Debugging and fixing existing driver issues

  • Contribute to software process improvements, take care of driver maintainability, testability, diagnostic tools, and documentation


  • C/C++ development background

  • Experienced in low level driver development and hardware programming

  • Kernel mode debugging

  • Multimedia processing


  • A degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related engineering degree is required as follows:
  • BA or BS plus 3-5 years or

  • MS plus 1-3 years of relevant experience


  • Markham, Ontario


Requisition Number: 127262
Country: Canada Province: Ontario City: Markham
Job Function:Design

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