SSD Systems Architect in Boise, ID

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Micron Technology   •  

Boise, ID 83702

Industry: Telecommunications & Hardware


8 - 10 years

Posted 27 days ago

As a Senior Systems Architect, you will work as an integral part of the architecture and product planning team to define storage systems for our customers. You will be part of the continued growth in non-volatile memory technologies, Micron continues to invest in the internal development of Solid State Drives (SSD).

Your new responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Identifying and define new innovative product concepts and SSD architectures
  • Maintaining strong technical engineering relationships with customer/partner system architects and key technologists to identify and define new innovative memory products
  • Working with Micron technologists, design engineers, and engineering teams to ensure successful implementation and feasibility demonstration of new product concepts
  • Developing new product/architecture specifications
  • Helping to choose concepts for feasibility demonstration
  • Generating new intellectual property and patents
  • Evangelizing Micron's new products, technologies, and capabilities; Attend and represent Micron at appropriate industry consortia, technical organizations, and technical conferences
  • Identifying key industry technical trends and competitive landscapes; Stay abreast of new advanced technology and architecture trends in the market
  • Modeling and analysis of Performance, Power and host driven workloads.
  • Generating System Architecture specifications. Provide System Architectural requirements to our go to market teams

Successful candidates for this position will have:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Electrical/Electronics/Computer, Master's or PhD (Preferred) and 8+ years in design, product, test, support, system, or applications engineering experience

Systems experience, including:

  • Experience in SSD and or HDD architecture, Design or analysis and/or troubleshooting Operating systems: Linux, Windows, VMware Device drivers & Firmware Storage devices
  • Working knowledge of SATA, SAS or PCIe interfaces

Technical Skills, including:

  • Detailed knowledge of NAND Flash, Solid State drives, and or Hard Disk Drives
  • Storage protocols: SATA/ATA, SAS and NVMe
  • NAND interfaces: ONFI, toggle, etc NAND Management: error detection and correction
  • Storage Systems : RAID systems, Blades and Workstations
  • Demonstrated problem solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Highly organized, self-motivated, and disciplined abilities
  • Ability to work with other engineers across multiple disciplines, as well as customers of various positions
  • Ability to travel and be available for international travel

Valid Through: 2019-10-18