Micron 技术 Chooses Atlanta for Research Center, Creates 500 Jobs

美光科技有限公司., one of the world’s largest semiconductor manufacturers and the only U.S.-based manufacturer of memory, will open a state-of-the-art memory design center in 中城 Atlanta in January 2022. The new center will include offices, 数据中心, and research and development operations, creating 500 jobs in the metro Atlanta region.

Micron is an industry leader in memory and storage solutions with operations across 17 countries. The Fortune 500 company delivers innovations that fuel the data economy in key areas, including artificial intelligence (AI), 5 g应用程序, 数据中心, 聪明的边缘, and across the client and mobile user experience. This new design center will be a key component to the company’s global technology and product development infrastructure, which has existing centers of excellence in multiple countries around the world, 以及美国的几个国家.S. 位置, including Micron’s corporate headquarters and world-leading technology development center in Boise, 爱达荷州.

“Atlanta has become an emerging hub for high-tech, characterized by a rich culture and university ecosystem,斯科特·德波尔说, Executive Vice President of 技术 and Products at Micron. “Establishing a memory design center in Atlanta enables us to partner closely with world-class universities on leading-edge technology development and expand our talent pool with people who can bring different ideas, 背景, 和我们的经验&D和创新努力.”

“技术 companies are drawn to our city for its diverse and fast-growing pool of tech talent,” said Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms. “With the addition of Micron 技术’s engineering center in Atlanta, we gain another world-class company within our thriving technology sector and a valuable partner in our efforts to create good-paying jobs.”

The new 93,000-square-foot site will open its doors for business in January 2022. Micron plans to create jobs across various disciplines in memory and storage research and development; computer hardware, electrical and electronic engineering; modeling and simulation development; and business support roles with this expansion project. Individuals interested in career opportunities with Micron are encouraged to visit www.微米.com for additional information.