Microchip Technology Inc. is a leading provider of embedded control applications. Our product portfolio comprises general purpose and specialized 8-bit, 16-bit, and 32-bit microcontrollers, 32-bit microprocessors, field-programmable gate array (FPGA) products, a broad spectrum of high-performance linear, mixed-signal, power management, thermal management, radio frequency (RF), timing, safety, security, wired connectivity and wireless connectivity devices, as well as serial Electrically Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory (EEPROM), Serial Flash memories, Parallel Flash memories, and serial Static Random Access Memory (SRAM).
We also license Flash-IP solutions that are incorporated in a broad range of products.
Tasks Group Management Train, mentor, and guide technical staff Develop training materials for technical staff Schedule and execute training programs for technical staff Effectively communicate, coordinate, and cooperate directly with the world-wide I.
S. groups, policies, and procedures Develop and manage group budgets (both people and currency) Develop and manage service and maintenance contracts
Infrastructure Management Maintain and grow a stable, secure, and compliant I.S. infrastructure and supporting team Demonstrate an ability to perform and effectively manage others in the following technical areas Setup and maintain servers and clients Install and configure new systems (servers and clients) Develop, deploy, and maintain system job processes Evaluate system configurations for optimal performance Evaluate system requirements for optimal cost effectiveness Anticipate future system needs and develop roadmaps for support Monitor and maintain users Create system user accounts Establish and maintain appropriate user security schemes Monitor user logs for security concerns and compliance Monitor and tune systems Monitor job process Review system logs for performance issues Review system logs for security concerns and compliance Tune systems and security for optimal performance and compliance Deploy patches and updates Maintain current patch levels of all systems Ensure all vendor patch / update releases are known of Evaluate patches and updates for compatibiliy Schedule and install patches and updates Setup and maintain network configurations relating to the system Coordinate with network, database, and other system adminstrators to ensure optimal performance across platforms and applications Perform and monitor data backup and restores Establish backup strategies and schedules Evaluate and tune restore strategies
Project Management Serve as Project Manager on large, cross functional I.S. infrastructure projects (e.g. acquisitions, system upgrades / implementations) within the local I.
T. group and across multi-regional / world-wide I.T. groups as required
Documentation Write Functional and Technical Specifications Write Job Descriptions Write Project Charters Write departmental policies Develop and track detailed project plans Prepare technical proposals for Management review
Technical Skills Design, implementation, and deployment of systems Evaluation and deployment of system patches Evaluation of new platforms Evaluation and deployment of system tools Monitoring and tuning of systems Writing technical and non-technical documentation Ability to develop and deliver training for technical teams Written English Spoken English Root cause analysis (8D, tec) Project Management principles Soft Skills Customer interaction non-technical Customer interaction technical Customer interaction foreigner Technical team leading Presentation and documentation skills Troubleshooting end-user issues Troubleshooting technical issues Decision making escalation Able to transform policies into action and vice versa Record keeping / documentation Teamwork Analytical thinking Ability to balance business needs with business contraints Initiative Mentoring Problem resolution Identifying continuous improvement opportunities Managing stress
Bachelor or Master degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field 5-7 years experience with infrastructure technologies (e.
g. Windows, Unix, large scale networks, storage, etc) 3-5 years managing large-teams / departments Certification or certified infrastructure training is desirable The ability to work well with both technical and non-technical people The ability to speak and read English at a level that will support these job responsibilities and job tasks