Micron Technology, Inc. SSD Validation Lead Engineer in Longmont, Colorado
Req. ID: 252283
Micron Technology’s vision is to transform how the world uses information to enrich life and our dedication to people, innovation, resourcefulness, teamwork, 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.
Our vision is to transform how the world uses information to enrich life. 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 has a large R&D group in Longmont with focus on NAND Flash and SSD Product Development. Longmont is a key development center within Micron for the development of enterprise and cloud data center SSD’s. Micron is now increasing its investment in Longmont as it grows its enterprise SSD product portfolio. Micron continues to rely on building off the substantial enterprise storage expertise available in the Longmont area.
We are looking for a Validation Lead Engineer to join our growing Enterprise SSD Validation Engineering team. The Validation team works as an integral part of our enterprise SSD validation process, ensuring our products are on time to market and resilient in the field. You will partner cross-functionally and cross-site with R&D, Quality, Facilities, Production, and other engineering groups to lead validation efforts, collaborate in developing validation strategies, and execute validation deliverables.
Responsibilities and Tasks:
Responsible for the planning, coordination and execution of all facets of the SSD Validation
Manage interactions between engineering development teams and validation to ensure that any and all issues are worked to a rapid and satisfactory solution
Set up and manage a ‘Core Validation Team’ for product specific validations
Partner with various internal engineering teams as well as the Micron SSD Business team throughout the Product Life Cycle to improve the cycle time and customer quality of Micron’s Enterprise SSD products
Develop and design test plans to evaluate drive functionality
Continually improve SSD validation tests
Evaluate existing test plans against OEM specifications, RMAs, and customer feedback to improve test coverage and efficiency
Work with Applications/Marketing to stay up-to-date on OEM system requirements and test software
Ability to configure and run validation systems
Continually enhance, develop, and execute procedures to test the performance of SSD drives
Enhance, develop, and execute test scripts on host systems to uncover drive hardware and firmware issues with SSD’s
Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline
5+ years in SSD/HDD design, development or validation
Experience working at enterprise data storage system or SSD related companies
Detail oriented, analytical, process savvy, and customer focused yet flexible and adaptable to business needs
Experience working in and leading cross-functional teams
High level of teamwork and collaboration skills
Ability to operate in a fast-paced changing business environment
Strong verbal and written communication skills
As the leader in creative memory solutions, Micron is helping the world make sense of data by delivering technology that is transforming how the world uses information. Through our global brands — Micron, Crucial and Ballistix — we offer the industry’s broadest portfolio. We are the only company manufacturing today’s major memory and storage technologies: DRAM, NAND, NOR and 3D XPoint™ memory. Our solutions are purpose built to demonstrate the value of data to unlock financial insights, accelerate scientific breakthroughs and improve communication around the world.
Employee Rewards Program, Healthcare, Paid time off (Combined Sick and Vacation Time), Retirement savings plans, Paid maternity/paternity leave, Employee Assistance Program, Professional development training, Workplace wellness programs, Micron Health Clinic (Boise only), Fitness Center / Activity rooms (Boise only), Tuition Reimbursement, Micron Corporate Discounts, Casual Dress attire.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.
For US Sites Only: To request assistance with the application process and/or for reasonable accommodations, please contact Micron’s Human Resources Department at 1-800-336-8918 or 208-368-4748 and/or by completing our General Contact Form (https://www.micron.com/forms/contact-us)
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