Ambs is Senior Director of Software Infrastructure Engineering and DevOps at Xilinx. She leads the design and development of compute, storage infrastructure and productivity tools. This includes providing hybrid cloud environments for FPGA and Machine Learning workloads running on-premise, in AWS and other cloud environments. Prior to Xilinx, Ambs worked at eBay and Sun Microsystems in technical leadership and management roles in operating systems, system management and e-commerce software development. Ambs earned her MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the University of Madras.