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Sunnyvale, CA (US)
5001 to 10000 employees
1969
Company - Public (AMD)
Computer Hardware & Software
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Intel Corporation, NVIDIA, Qualcomm
At AMD, we are working to change the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies ― the building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the datacenter. Our passionate employees around the globe ... Read more

Mission: At AMD, our mission is simple: to become the recognized leader in powering the life-changing products and experiences that allow users to create, consume, and share seamlessly across billions of immersive devices.

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    Great place to work and learn!

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    none that i would know of

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AMD Photos

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AMD Interviews

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    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at AMD (Toronto, ON).

    Interview

    1 Behavioural question
    4-5 technical questions regarding C++ and digital systems
    Asked me before hand what I had covered in school and asked me questions based on that but they were still tough questions imo

    Interview Questions

    • How to implement flip flop in c++
      How to polymorphism to implement flip flops
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Company Updates

  • The future looks brighter than ever for AMD. Fortune Magazine discusses the comeback with our CEO Lisa Su: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQiqO

    —30+ days ago
    Chipmaker AMD Makes a Big Bet on Brand-New Tech

    From the wide windows of her fourth-floor office,Lisa Su can look across the Austin campus of Advanced Micro Devices and see the laboratory building where the company's new chips get tested. In the spring of 2016, Su was looking in that direction quite often, not to mention texting, instant messaging, and calling the staffers who worked there.

  • CEO Lisa Su talks about setting ambitious goals, her leadership style, and how she inspires the team in the New York Times: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQEfa

    —30+ days ago
    Lisa Su on the Art of Setting Ambitious Goals

    They were very focused on making sure that my brother and I always achieved at a high level. There were expectations that you should get all A's, that you should go to the best schools and that you should get a Ph.D. They weren't questions like, "Do you want to?"

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AMD Awards & Accolades

  • Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index, RobecoSAM, 2016
  • Catalyst Award, Green Electronics Council, 2016
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