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System Architect

San Jose, CA, US


Req. ID: 212923 


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.

As a Systems Architect within the 3DXP Media System Engineering at Micron, you will be responsible for defining and implementing hardware and firmware architecture for new emerging Non-Volatile Memory (NVM) based products.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop NVM system architecture: translating algorithms to system design.
  • Build performance modeling to analyze and validate firmware and hardware architecture
  • Define hardware and firmware specifications.
  • Identify hardware and firmware performance bottlenecks. Work closely with architecture, micro-architecture team in identification of solutions.
  • Run and analyze workloads on simulators as well as work on developing and automating performance analysis infrastructure.

Required qualifications:

  • Solid research expertise in Computer Architecture, and Memory hierarchies
  • Deep understanding of Non-Volatile Memory System Design, Heterogeneous Memory Management, FPGA or Programmable Accelerators for Data Processing, Multi-Core Systems, Scalable Parallel Computing, or related field.
  • Technical expertise in SoC architecture of memory and storage systems
  • Strong analysis and programming skills to create system models to evaluate performance, analyze trade-offs and develop options
  • In-depth knowledge about ECC and DSP algorithm is a plus
  • Innovative problem-solving skills
  • Implementation skills with one or more general purpose programming languages including but not limited to: C/C++, Python, Java, Go, Matlab, …
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and cross-functional teamwork
  • MS degree in Computer Engineering (or related fields) with 4+ years of industry experience or Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering (or related fields).

About Us

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.

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

Keywords:  San Jose || California (US-CA) || United States (US) || NVE (Non-Volatile Engineering Group) || Experienced || Regular || Engineering || #LI-RS1 || Tier 4 || 

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