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Competitor Analyst & Procurement Specialist

Boise, ID, US

 

Req. ID: 170907 

 

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.

 

As a Competitor Analyst & Procurement Specialist at Micron Technology, Inc. you provide critical data and services to Micron’s competitive benchmarking teams! In this role, you provide valuable technical insight through research of competitor technology releases, monitoring of competitor product offerings, and collection of industry intelligence data. You actively collaborate with internal and external partners to share and learn new industry intelligence. You also provide buyer-role support of the product procurement efforts of Micron’s Competitor Analysis team. You use market knowledge and industry intelligence to make procurement decisions that give timely access to ground breaking competitive memory technologies. You are also responsible for crafting, maintaining and handling the investigative process related to the tracking of competitor products and technologies.

 

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

Memory Market Research and Competitive Intelligence Data Collection

  • Identify and use appropriate data sources and systems
  • Develop strategic research solutions through collaboration with internal and external partners
  • Analyze data and intelligence for competitive benchmarking purposes
  • Document and share findings with internal partner groups
  • Active participation in benchmarking working groups

 

Competitor Memory Product Procurement

  • Utilize market knowledge and industry intelligence to support procurement decisions
  • Lead inventory database and want-list
  • Maintain positive and effective relationships with suppliers for discovery of competitor product availability
  • Execute product orders and provide buyer-role support
  • Analyze purchasing data for cost saving and process improvement opportunities

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Pro-active with outstanding multitasking and organizational skills
  • Effective problem solving and analytical skills
  • Basic familiarity with electronics and memory technologies is helpful

 

Preferred:

Education

  • A.S. or B.S. (Electronics, Semiconductor Tech, or Related Field)
  • Meaningful experience will be considered in lieu of education qualifications

 

At least one year of experience in any of the following:

  • Semiconductor/Memory Technology
  • Business/Market Intelligence
  • Procurement
  • SAP, Ariba

 

About Us

As the leader in innovative 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 leverage the value of data to unlock financial insights, accelerate scientific breakthroughs and enhance communication around the world.

 

Micron Benefits

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/San Jose 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


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