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Principal Engineer I, NAND System Architecture

Bengaluru, KA, IN

Micron’s vision is to transform how the world uses information to enrich life for all.  Join an inclusive team focused on one thing: using our expertise in the relentless pursuit of innovation for customers and partners. The solutions we create 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 spark the very innovation we are pursuing. 


Req. ID: 218781 


Micron Technology’s Nonvolatile Engineering Group is passionate about developing leading-edge memory controller and System-on-Chip (SoC) designs, incorporating advanced HW and FW to enable Micron’s SSD and Managed NAND product roadmap.


We are rapidly growing our team to take advantage of the fast-growing market opportunities and Micron’s outstanding memory technology. We are developing world beating solutions by focusing on high quality engineering, utilizing the latest tools and techniques and working in a tightly-knit team based environment.


We strive for a highly productive and enjoyable working environment. It is a priority for us to provide a rich and nurturing environment where everybody in the team can contribute and grow their skills and knowledge.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

In this role, you will work with hardware, firmware and business groups to define next generation mobile storage solutions. Your new responsibilities will include, but are not limited to the following areas:


  • Understand how all aspects of the SSD/Managed NAND work together including hardware, firmware, NAND, packaging, power, performance and reliability
  • Develop strong technical relationships with peers, external partners and key customers to identify key technical trends in a fast-paced competitive landscape
  • Focus on data driven analysis/modeling to understand risk, predict power and performance and ensure the proposed solution will meet requirements
  • Work with Micron technologists, design engineers, and engineering teams to ensure successful implementation of new product concepts
  • Develop new product/architecture specifications with an emphasis on ASIC/SoC definition
  • Generate new intellectual property and patents
  • Evangelize Micron's new products, technologies, and capabilities; Attend and represent company at appropriate industry consortia, technical organizations, and technical conferences

Required experience & skill set:

  • 10+ Years of Experience in NAND Related Technologies
  • Extensive experience as a System Architect OR ASIC Architect OR Firmware Architect or NAND Media Architect
  • Preferred Experience in SSD or UFS architecture (Storage protocols: UFS, SCSI and NVMe)
  • Experience in ASIC/SoC, microprocessor and memory architectures (ASIC OR Firmware Experience Needed)
  •  In-depth knowledge of NAND Flash
  • NAND interfaces: ONFI, Toggle, etc and NAND Management: Error detection and correction (Preferrable)
  • Demonstrated ability to develop detailed architecture, power and cost estimates from higher level feature, function and performance requirements
  • Experience with embedded storage device packaging is a plus
  • 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
  • Experience working with off-shore teams in a multi-national environment


  • BS or MS degree in Electrical Engineering/Computer Science or an equivalent required



About Micron Technology, Inc.

We are an industry leader in innovative memory and storage solutions. Through our global brands – Micron® and Crucial® – our broad portfolio of high-performance memory and storage technologies, including DRAM, NAND, 3D XPoint™ memory and NOR, is transforming how the world uses information to enrich life. Backed by more than 40 years of technology leadership, our memory and storage solutions enable disruptive trends, including artificial intelligence, 5G, machine learning and autonomous vehicles, in key market segments like mobile, data center, client, consumer, industrial, graphics, automotive, and networking. Our common stock is traded on the Nasdaq under the MU symbol. To learn more visit


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.


Micron prohibits the use of child labor and complies with all applicable laws, rules, regulations and other international and industry labor standards.


Micron does not charge candidates any recruitment fees or unlawfully collect any other payment from candidates as consideration for their employment with Micron.


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

Keywords:  Bengaluru || Karnātaka (IN-KA) || India (IN) || NVE (Non-Volatile Engineering Group) || Experienced || Regular || Engineering || #LI-GKV1 || Tier 5 || 

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