Director, Smart Manufacturing & AI- Finance & Cost

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.

JR52488 Director, Smart Manufacturing & AI- Finance & Cost

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 Director for business functions with focus on finance and cost at Micron Technology, Inc., you will report to the Smart Manufacturing and Artificial Intelligence organization. The team defines, drives, and delivers end to end smart manufacturing solutions, integrated across business functions from Engineering and Procurement to Manufacturing, Finance, Marketing and Sales. The team will design and apply industry-leading methodologies in AI and analytics and automation to enhance Micron’s technology development and business processes across the company.

Responsibilities And Tasks:

You will be building and leading team of I4.0 Manager & Analyst making an important contribution to the design, analysis, and implementation of business improvement ideas, developing AI & Data science solutions, and working closely with key partners to ensure positive impact and sustainable results.

In this role you will have following responsibilities:

  • Define and implement I4.0 roadmap across Finance and cost and manage overall adoption of AI/ML solution and realization of impact.
  • Work closely with Functional executives and leadership to identify, prioritize, and implement I4.0 use cases to find opportunities and deliver financial impact in collaboration with functional leads.
  • Partner with business leaders to Identify gaps, weaknesses, and inefficiencies in business processes and work closely with them to define future state solutions to improve business performance. Use metrics and performance data to understand opportunities for improvement.
  • Define and develop business requirements and propose projects for implementation.
  • Lead projects and activities that will require the coordination, support, and management of resources from global teams.
  • Work at the intersection of Finance, Manufacturing, Procurement & Supply chain to drive initiatives such as inventory management, improve COGS, etc. by providing insights that help management make informed decisions based on cost-benefit analyses.
  • Additionally, work closely with venture team to commercialize selected state of the art SMAI solutions to generate increased impact for Micron.


  • Master’s degree or above and at least 10 years of work experience across key business functional areas such as Finance, Supply chain, Manufacturing. Knowledge of cost solutions will be an added advantage.
  • Proven track record of managing senior stakeholders.
  • Exceptional analytical and quantitative problem-solving skills with the ability to translate analysis into recommendations.
  • Strategically focused, impact oriented, highly organized, and adaptable.
  • Experience in leading semiconductor company a plus.
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Strong communication skills and an ability to work effectively with others at all levels in an organization.

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.

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