The Data Center Solutions Business Unit within Microchip designs NVMe controllers to enable the world’s leading enterprises and data centers to realize the span of highest performing SSDs to highest capacity mainstream SSDs utilizing the latest NAND technologies.
As a member of the NVM controller firmware management team, based in Bangalore and reporting to the Director of Firmware Development, a successful applicant will assist in building a highly technical and productive firmware development team, manage their day-to-day activities and mentor them in the Scrum software development methodology.
Job Responsibilities :
Assist in building a highly technical and productive firmware team
Manage the day-to-day activities of the firmware development team
Mentor the team in the Scrum software development methodology
Contribute to process improvements to ensure firmware quality and release predictability
Participate as a member of the firmware team to design and implement firmware for the Flashtec NVMe Controllers
BS / MS degree in computer science, computer engineering or equivalent experience required
5+ years managerial experience with record of delivering on commitments
Scrum development methodology experience
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Product development experience
Strong C and C++ programming skills
Strong background in software methodology and full-cycle development (design, implementation, testing, and debugging)
Experience in computer storage industry, especially with NVMe / PCIe protocols and SSD algorithms is preferred
Preferred Skills : ARM Architecture Familiarity with hardware & software co-verification / emulation platforms Source Code Management (SVN, Perforce etc.
Agile Scrum development methodology JIRA project management software Knowledge on one of more of these scripting languages : PERL, Python Familiarity with Linux environment (CLI, device drivers, shell scripting etc.
Bus / Logic analyzers