DevOps Solution Architect

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Santa Clara, CA
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.

You are curious, persistent, logical and clever – a true techie at heart. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing elegant solutions for complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join AMD as a DevOps Solution Architect. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

AMD is seeking to build and strengthen our Development Operations practice across the board by identifying talented DevOps Solution Architects to join our team. Our ideal candidate will possess skills that make them a subject matter expert in systems, infrastructure, automation, and security architecture.


Design, architect, and implement next generation system architecture and automation solutions

Implement, maintain, and improve Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery environments

Own and lead initiatives to define, design, and implement DevOps solutions which includes reference architectures, estimates, and costing

Provide technical leadership and guidance

Act as a subject matter expert on DevOps best practices with Cloud Formation, Auto Scaling Groups, and Configuration Management

Perform analysis best practices and emerging concepts in DevOps, Infrastructure Automation, and Enterprise Security

Perform profiling, troubleshooting of existing solutions

Create technical documentation


Broad knowledge of software development and software testing methodologies along with change and configuration management practices in Linux-based environments

Strong knowledge of cloud environments

Proficiency in PaaS orchestration tools like Docker, Kubernetes

Strong scripting skills (Python, Ruby, Perl)

Experience with automated deployment, continuous integration, and release engineering tools

Strong knowledge of infrastructure automation tools (Puppet, Chef, Ansible)

Solid knowledge of design patterns and refactoring concepts

Practical expertise in performance tuning and optimization, bottleneck problems analysis

Active community member and contributor to open source projects is a plus

Solid technical expertise and troubleshooting skills

Fluent verbal and written English


Experience working with deployment and orchestration technologies (such as Docker, Kubernetes, OpenStack, Jenkins)

Experience working with scalable networking technologies such as Load Balancers/Firewalls and web standards (REST APIs, web security mechanisms).

Requisition Number: 66181

Country: United States State: California City: Santa Clara

Job Function: Design

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