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AMD Overview

Santa Clara, CA (US)
5001 to 10000 employees
1969
Company - Public (AMD)
Computer Hardware & Software
$2 to $5 billion (CAD) per year
Competitors

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, 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


Glassdoor Awards

Top CEOs: 2019 (#1)

AMD Reviews

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    I have been working at AMD full-time

    Pros

    really good company, more hard work

    Cons

    so many level management level. and more team.

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AMD Photos

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AMD Interviews

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    Display Kernel Driver Developer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Markham, ON
    No Offer
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    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took a week. I interviewed at AMD (Markham, ON) in June 2020.

    Interview

    Applied through the University Waterloo job board during the continuous phase. There was one interview (webcam - during the pandemic), rankings came out on the Waterloo-Works website two days after and a match occurred the day after that.

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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

    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

    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

  • Best of Mobile World Congress, Expert Reviews, 2014
  • Top 100 Global Innovator Award, Thomson Reuters, 2014
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