Sr. Finance Analyst


San Jose, CA, USA

Full time

Finance / Accounting / Audit

Nov 15


We care deeply about transforming lives with AMD technology to enrich our industry, our communities, and the world. Our mission is to build great products that accelerate next-generation computing experiences – the building blocks for the data center, artificial intelligence, PCs, gaming and embedded. Underpinning our mission is the AMD culture. We push the limits of innovation to solve the world’s most important challenges. We strive for execution excellence while being direct, humble, collaborative, and inclusive of diverse perspectives. This is who we are at our best. One Company. One Team. 

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Senior Financial Analyst


The Adaptive & Embedded Computing Group (AECG) Finance team is seeking upcoming MBA graduates to fill full-time Senior Financial Analyst (SFA) positions beginning Summer 2023. Each SFA will be assigned to one of the following finance teams based on candidate’s aptitudes and business need at the time.


AECG Finance is composed of a variety of teams responsible for providing finance and decision support to the Company’s functional business leaders. 


Adaptive & Embedded Computing Group (AECG) Finance teams:

AECG Consolidation FP&A

  • AECG-wide strategic planning
  • Business Unit consolidation

Data Center Group Business Unit Finance

  • Full P&L support in the Data Center market
  • 5-year business strategy
  • Annual budgeting & planning

Wired & Wireless Group Business Unit Finance

  • Full P&L support in the Communications market
  • 5-year business strategy
  • Annual budgeting & planning

Embedded Group Business Unit Finance

  • Full P&L support in the Embedded market
  • 5-year business strategy
  • Annual budgeting & planning

Core Markets Group Finance

  • Sales Operations & Funnel Management
  • Vertical Marketing

Central Products Group & Investment Analytics Finance

  • Product definition
  • Silicon, IP, and Software Product Development (R&D)


Senior Financial Analysts will drive a number of impactful activities:

  • Assist in the development the VP’s comprehensive annual budget and quarterly updates
  • Participate in the month-end financial close with budget variance analysis and commentary
  • Track and report key area VP metrics (e.g. weekly sales, productivity, ROI)
  • Measure and report the VP’s headcount metrics in assessing area resource efficiency
  • Monitor the VP’s office space utilization to facilitate effective site and facilities management    

Decision support activities (not exhaustive)

  • P&L scenario modeling
  • Product line performance – sales mix, price/cost analysis; explain margin performance
  • Direct vs. rep/channel sales coverage
  • Sales funnel – stage yield analysis
  • Price management – big deal analysis, pricing trends
  • Workforce cost structure optimization – salary grade level and geographic mix analysis


Required qualifications:

  • MBA from a top ranked & nationally recognized business school
  • BA/BS in finance, accounting, economics, mathematics, or engineering field
  • Strong academic achievement at the undergraduate and graduate level
  • 3-5 years practical work experience prior to graduate school
  • Strong problem solving, critical thinking, and modeling skills
  • Effective verbal and visual presentation skills
  • Ability to work within a dynamic and cross-functional team environment
  • Eager to rotate into new Finance roles every 2-3 years

Benefits offered are described:  AMD benefits at a glance.


AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services. AMD and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity, inclusive employers and will consider all applicants without regard to age, ancestry, color, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religion, political and/or third-party affiliation, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.   We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective laws throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process.

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