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R&D Device Characterization Engineer

Boise, ID, US

Micron’s vision is to transform how the world uses information to enrich life for all.  Join an inclusive team focused on one thing: using our expertise in the relentless pursuit of innovation for customers and partners. The solutions we create 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 spark the very innovation we are pursuing. 


Req. ID: 236742 



As engineers in the parametric test and device characterization group at Micron Technology, Inc., we support technology development by developing, deploying, and reporting results from electrical device characterization on groundbreaking memory and storage solutions! In this role, you will be working with CMOS and interconnect characterization, and have the opportunity to characterize novel memory cells and device architectures. In addition, you will partner with engineering teams from process integration, process development, modeling, design, product, and quality & reliability.



Responsibilities include, but not limited to:


  • Working closely with multiple cross-functional teams within technology development;
  • Applying your strong background in semiconductor devices, solid-state physics, CMOS, semiconductor processing and electrical characterization;
  • Employing your deep understanding of device operation in-memory systems including NAND, DRAM, storage class, and cross-point memories;
  • Independently learning innovative memory systems;
  • Drawing data-driven conclusions for process improvements and technology development;
  • Reporting results in a professional, collaborative engineering environment;



Successful candidates have the following qualifications:


  • Self-motivated and hardworking to find creative solutions to challenges;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both verbal and written;
  • Strong data analysis skills and experience in automating data analysis methods;
  • Experience in the operation and automation of semiconductor instrumentation including, but not limited to:
    • Parameter analyzers, SPA, SMU
    • LCR meters
    • Network analyzers
    • Oscilloscopes
    • Pulse & waveform generators
    • Wafer probe stations
    • ATE and bench systems
  • Knowledgeable in a variety of software tools and operating systems, including but not limited to:
    • Python, C/C++, JMP/JSL
    • Unix/Linux/Windows
    • Database interaction languages such as SQL
    • Development and revision control tools
  • MS/PhD in EE/EECS or BS plus 5 years relevant industrial experience


About Micron Technology, Inc.

We are an industry leader in innovative memory and storage solutions. Through our global brands – Micron® and Crucial® – our broad portfolio of high-performance memory and storage technologies, including DRAM, NAND, 3D XPoint™ memory and NOR, is transforming how the world uses information to enrich life. Backed by more than 40 years of technology leadership, our memory and storage solutions enable disruptive trends, including artificial intelligence, 5G, machine learning and autonomous vehicles, in key market segments like mobile, data center, client, consumer, industrial, graphics, automotive, and networking. Our common stock is traded on the Nasdaq under the MU symbol. To learn more visit


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.


Micron prohibits the use of child labor and complies with all applicable laws, rules, regulations and other international and industry labor standards.


Micron does not charge candidates any recruitment fees or unlawfully collect any other payment from candidates as consideration for their employment with Micron.


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

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