Client SSD Controller Technical Product Manager


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Boise, ID

Job Description

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Job Overview:

Our vision is to transform how the world uses information to enrich life for all. Join an inclusive team passionate about one thing: using their expertise in the relentless pursuit of innovation for customers and partners. The solutions we build help make everything from virtual reality experiences to breakthroughs in neural networks possible. We do it all while committing to integrity, sustainability, and giving back to our communities. Because doing so can fuel the very innovation we are pursuing.

As the Micron Technical Product Manager (TPM) in the Client SSD Team, you will be responsible for leading the definition and execution of Micron's Client SSD ASIC vision. Working cross-functionally with numerous stakeholders both internal and global controller vendors, you will define industry-leading ASIC solutions that align to customer requirements in the Client SSD market segments. The successful candidate will have extensive technical domain expertise in ASIC planning and be capable of providing deep insight into new technologies and ASIC architectures while assessing the market potential and timing of those emerging capabilities. Candidates should have a proven track record of defining complex ASIC strategies, along with extensive customer-facing experience. Day-to-day responsibilities will center on leading cross-functional teams to define ASICs for Micron's Client SSD storage solutions roadmap. This influential role requires outstanding skills in analytics, SSD/ NAND storage market understanding, outreach to Micron's customer base, and represent Micron at key industry events.

Responsibilities also include, but not limited to, the following:

  • Define and drive Micron's ASIC roadmaps for the Client SSD Team in the Storage Business Unit (SBU)

  • Build, maintain, and manage world-class customer-driven Marketing Requirements Documents for ASIC and SSD products in the Micron Client SSD segment

  • Understand the current & future ASIC features & trends in the Client storage market and evaluate which features make commercial and economic sense for Micron to pursue including business models, technologies, and future applications

  • Build and nurture deep customer relationships to help understand key ASIC technologies, innovation trends, and determine best fit for Micron's product plans.

  • Function as an ecosystem champion – Drive Controller Commonality among swimlane

  • Analyze the competitive landscape and properly define Micron Client ASICs for long term market leadership

  • Align with Advanced Engineering organization to ensure Client ASIC needs are represented in the Micron POR planning process

  • Represent Micron as the Client SSD ASIC expert in Quarterly Technical Meetings with OEMs, ODM, and industry partners

Qualifications and Skills include, but not limited to:

  • Ability to lead, influence, and collaborate with cross functional teams

  • Grasp complex technical and marketing information to develop SSD ASIC plans and strategies.

  • Proven experience writing marketing requirements documents that bridge customer/technical needs of an ASIC into clearly defined features and benefits.

  • Strong communication and presentation skills including to customers and Senior Executive management.

  • Demonstrated business acumen and critical thinking skills.

  • Experience leading cross-functional teams and working across multiple locations.

  • Ability to travel both domestically and internationally.

​A BS or BA degree in Engineering, MBA, and 8+ years combined of product development, marketing, and customer experience in storage or technology-related field. Solid State Drive experience is also preferred

Location :

  • Boise, Folsom and San Jose

About Micron Technology, Inc.

We are an industry leader in innovative memory and storage solutions transforming how the world uses information to enrich life for all. With a relentless focus on our customers, technology leadership, and manufacturing and operational excellence, Micron delivers a rich portfolio of high-performance DRAM, NAND, and NOR memory and storage products through our Micron® and Crucial® brands. Every day, the innovations that our people create fuel the data economy, enabling advances in artificial intelligence and 5G applications that unleash opportunities — from the data center to the intelligent edge and across the client and mobile user experience.

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