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Director Global Account Sales

San Jose, CA, US


Req. ID: 149643 


Director, Global Account Sales (Cisco account)


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 the Sales Director, Global Account Sales (Cisco), you will have deep understanding of Cisco’s business, go-to-market strategy, competitive landscape and overall market environment.  You will be responsible for setting and implementing Micron’s strategy, leading the team directly and through your influence as well as developing deep relationships to position Micron as the memory and storage partner of choice.

The Sales Director will have ownership of and accountability for general business management and development, support enabling activities, design-in, and NPI sourcing, as well as securing production level OEM business for direct procurement.  You will deliver revenue to Sales Plan, while signaling critical needs and forecast demands to the supporting business units and other stakeholders in the organization.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

  • Own the strategy: through collaboration with BU counterparts, the FAE team, executives and others within the organization, develop a best-in-class strategy to drive tighter partnership and share gains at Cisco
  • Manage customer relationships to establish broad and deep engagements at Cisco
  • Develop and manage new design activity to achieve strategic account goals and facilitate revenue pipeline
  • Communicate routinely and proactively with internal teams to ensure that Micron is on track to achieve defined objectives.  Create transparency/visibility to performance and holds team members accountable for their performance.
  • Negotiate pricing and key terms of sale, facilitate customer forecast, manage customer PO placement and open order backlog, secure supply allocation required
  • Understand customer supply chain, critical end markets and channels
  • Identify and document customer technical and business opportunities to define supporting proposals and strategy for engagement across the customer supply chain on a global scale where necessary



  • 10 or more years related industry experience
  • A proven track record of delivering results in a dynamic, fast changing semiconductor industry
  • Extensive experience in sales in the Storage (NAND) and DRAM market place, with a strong understanding of ecosystem dependencies and sales processes
  • Strong product knowledge in applications, use cases and workloads for customer platforms
  • Ability to develop sales strategies, taking into consideration customer and company perspectives
  • Excellent negotiation and closing skills
  • Understanding of competitive dynamics and strategies of key industry players; technical and other differentiated capabilities required to win in the marketplace
  • The ability to apply broad knowledge to solve problems, drive for results and meet deadlines
  • Excellent organizational, leadership, interpersonal and collaboration skills
  • Proficiency in


BS degree in Engineering and MBA preferred

This position is to be based in San Jose, CA


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 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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