Fusion Application Engineering Director

Title Fusion Application Engineering Director
Company AMD

Beijing (preferred) or Shanghai, China


-    Lead a team of high-talent senior application engineers including industry experts and researchers.
-    Enable early adoption of AMD developer tools and SDKs in China working closely with Large ISVs, R&D labs, Universities and small developers with appropriately tiered support models.
-    Work closely with Alliance teams and provide technical enablement to ISVs to drive adoption and business expansion
-    Provide a local escalation path for partner optimization issues on AMD platforms
-    Develop strategy by segment of end user application to maximize Fusion business impact
-    Provide consulting support for local strategic partner development engagements
-    Drive technical engagements with top-notch Chinese Universities and government agencies to generate software and algorithms on AMD- type architectures.
-    Enable SDK samples on new AMD platforms and toolflows working with internal and ISV engrs.
-    Generate conference presentations, seminars, papers, patents and other 1-to-many content.
-    Enable internal expert usage of performance-centric AMD developer software with critical feedback to Mktg. and Eng.
-    Hire top talent to expand the AE team per growth needs and regions


-    Advanced engineering degree in EE or CS with 10+ years of experience
-    Strong technical skills and background esp. in software product development with high-performance/parallel focus. GPU Compute  experience a bonus.
-    Experience with goal-driven management of senior SW engineers and/or researchers
-    Experience with outward roles such as customer support, technical marketing, and/or biz dev.
-    Adaptable to changing business requirements and craft and implement light-weight processes to scale efficiently
-    Proven ability to work across multi-disciplinary internal groups
-    Experience working with University, Government agencies  and R&D centers
-    Able to make and drive quick decisions based on customer relevance and company priorities
-    Experience working in a multi-site setup including travel as needed
-    Excellent communication and evangelizing skills both in English and in Chinese with an entrepreneurial spirit to drive team results.

-    Director  Level position
-    Located in Beijing (preferred) or Shanghai
-    Will have Managers (first-level) reporting in over time.
-    Will run dotted line teams to ISV managers
-    Reporting to Raghu Rao (Sr. Director, Applications Engineering and Developer Solutions)