Disruptive Technology Architect- Sr Engineering 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.

Micron is THE place for you to expand your caliber by working on key projects, developing the leader in you! We provide online learning opportunities and on-the-job training to upgrade your skills. We have a dedicated Micron University for your online learning.

Our focus is empowering our customers’ latest and the greatest innovations across a wide spectrum of industries and applications—so your work as a Micron team member can have a broad impact. And thanks to our welcoming yet fast-paced work environment, it is easy to collaborate with fellow team members to get difficult problems solved and turn customers’ dreams into reality faster.

Some of the outstanding benefits offered:

  • Potential Restricted Stock Units (RSU's)

  • Generous Yearly Performance Bonus

  • 5% 401k Matching dollar for dollar

  • Discounted Employee Stock Purchase Program

  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Holiday PTO

  • PTO to volunteer your time

  • Career Advancement

  • Immigration Support

  • Extraordinary Benefits

  • Competitive Salary

  • Highly Innovated Company (Over 50,000 patents and growing)


As the CNBU Product Architecture Manager for CXL at Micron Technology, you will have the opportunity to establish a deep understanding of Micron’s technologies and capabilities, as well as key market trends and competitive landscapes. Together with a team of architects, you will be responsible for using that knowledge to define optimized CXL solutions that are focused on next-generation data center systems. You will be responsible for building strong technical relationships with system architects and key technologists across the industry and will have the opportunity to represent Micron at technical conferences and consortia. Your role in those industry engagements will be to drive pathfinding discussions, influence design-in decisions and negotiate product requirements with our ecosystem partners and customers. Internally, you will partner with Micron’s top R&D, design, test, and product engineers to ensure the successful implementation of new product concepts. Working closely with Product and Business Development Managers you will ensure that each technical decision is aligned with our business strategy, and ultimately help bring these outstanding new products to our customers!


Lead a team of architect engineers:

  • Recruit and retain top technical talent

  • Encourage and Develop the team to reach their top potential

  • Align key objectives for the team to our overall business strategy

Develop a strong cross-disciplinary appreciation of the solution space:

  • Fabrication process – including CMOS and interconnect capabilities

  • Functionality of DRAM, emerging memory, and other devices

  • System topologies and interconnects – including details on protocols, PHY’s, and signaling (SI/PI)

  • DRAM interaction with the system – especially for shared timing and power budgets

  • Performance, power, cost, complexity, quality, and reliability implications of these solutions

Understand customer requirements and collaborate on solutions:

  • Understand the problems to be solved, priorities, and optimization points for customer systems

  • Analyze technology trends in the industry

  • Identify competitive solutions and analyze value propositions

  • Ensure successful design-in of new solutions through close collaboration with our end customers

Forge product specifications and technical documents supporting new technologies:

  • Build new product concepts and intellectual property

  • Draft internal product design requirements

  • Prepare customer technical collateral including product specifications and training

Engage in the market as a Micron technical expert:

  • Develop relationships with counterparts at key customers and ecosystem enablers

  • Participate in standards organizations to build proposals and specifications

  • Participate and speak at industry conferences

Required Qualifications:

  • 10+ years experience in Product Architecture, Design or Development


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering with an advanced Engineering degree


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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