Manager, Big Data Platforms in Boise, ID

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Micron Technology   •  

Boise, ID 83702

Industry: Telecommunications & Hardware

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5 - 7 years

Posted 30 days ago

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Req. ID: 139237

Micron Technology's vision is to transform how the world uses information to enrich life and our commitment to people, innovation, tenacity, collaboration, and customer focus allows us to fulfill our mission to be a global leader in memory and storage solutions. This means conducting business with integrity, accountability, and professionalism while supporting our global community.

Micron Technology operates in a highly competitive industry where innovation depends on hardworking minds extracting fresh insights from an ever-expanding data universe. As you already know, this can only happen when quality data is available at the right time and in the right format. We are seeking a Manager, Big Data Platforms for our Big Data Platforms (Hadoop and related on prem and cloud technologies.) who can lead a team of highly skilled and motivated engineers and actively partner with our business partners and solution delivery teams to build rock-solid data solutions. We have a diverse, collaborative environment where problem solving is a team sport and creative solutions are recognized and rewarded.

As the Manager, Big Data Platforms for Smart Manufacturing and Artificial Intelligence (SM&AI) you are responsible for operation, continuous improvement, and innovation of the big data platform(s) and ecosystem that is used for delivering data science and advanced analytic solutions for multiple business stakeholders. The Manager, Big Data Platforms is a strategic role, ultimately accountable to the business for quality of services delivered. The Manager, Big Data Platforms strives every day to deliver and improve enterprise-class big data capabilities on premise and in the cloud that create a competitive advantage for Micron.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Develop and Deliver Big Data Capabilities
  • Partner with stakeholders to understand needs and business objectives
  • Implement capabilities that enable business stakeholders to generate value from big data
  • Collaborate with IT and SM&AI Solution Delivery teams to share knowledge, ensure alignment and demonstrate unified solutions and services
  • Promote self-service data and analytic solutions that empower the customer to explore and lead data insights
  • Implement solutions that eliminate or minimize technical debt through a well-designed architecture, data model, and lifecycle
  • Prioritize projects according to the value delivered to the business
  • Deliver projects on-time, to specification, and within budget
  • Proactively solve problems deliver solutions to deliver and protect business value
  • Engage in Enterprise Architecture processes to align and support required capabilities
  • Research and propagate big data methods and technology including Hadoop and the cloud to enhance insight and decision making
  • Seek feedback from partners and stakeholders on methods and technology they find valuable
  • Develop and present business cases for new technology
  • Actively participate in the roadmap and lifecycle of methods and technology with relevant stakeholders


Lead a team of project managers, architects, engineers, analysts, and others in delivering big data capabilities

  • Ensure the team remains current on required skills
  • Invest time in coaching and mentoring team members to help them learn and grow
  • Provide timely and honest feedback and assessments
  • Deliver clear messages that provide recognition and foster improvement
  • Encourage the team to innovate and to be creative

Be a strong role model of Micron company values: People, Innovation, Tenacity, Collaboration, and Customer Focus

  • Maintain expert-level domain knowledge of big data systems and methods
  • Consistently update self and team to industry trends and technologies
  • Design, measure and assess key performance metrics to inform data-driven decisions and drive continuous improvement
  • Establish, communicate, and refine organizational capabilities to ensure stakeholder expectations are aligned
  • Participate in or lead department activities
  • Collaborate with peers to create end-to-end solutions and solutions
  • Handle conflict and drive issues to resolution
  • Provide and support recognition, and inspire team members toward higher levels of commitment and influence
  • Manage budget and total cost to ensure performance to plan and optimal use of Micron's resources

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science or Information Technology
  • 5+ years of IT or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years leading a function responsible for developing, delivering, and/or supporting data science, advanced analytics, or business intelligence solutions
  • Good communication skills, with a track record of significant direct interaction and peer leadership with partners across the company
  • Demonstrated ability to lead multi-functional groups, with diverse interests and requirements, to a common objective
  • Experience creating, measuring, and improving business processes
  • Experience hiring, developing, and leading senior all levels of technical experts
  • Ability to independently prioritize work from multiple sources, including quick tasks and large-scale project work
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Self-motivated and driven for results

Valid Through: 2019-10-17