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TPCE Test Engineer

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Date: Apr 15, 2019

Location: Boise, ID, US

Company: Micron

Req. ID: 124530 

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 a Test Probe Central Engineer at Micron, you will develop, debug, and maintain code that enables the massive parallel testing of advanced semiconductor devices.  TPCE Test Engineers support R&D, interacting closely with Product Engineering, as well as taking part in the designing and debugging of test hardware.  In this position you will be expected to gain a firm understanding of the functionality of advanced memory devices as defined in product data sheets.  Responsibilities also include but are not limited to: analyzing device yield and testing issues, developing and implementing functionality monitors, and developing and proving methods to reduce test time while maintaining test completeness. You will be expected to interface with outside engineering groups to accomplish these roles.


Successful candidates for this position will have:

  • Electronics/Electrical circuit knowledge:
    • As applied in memory devices and to test equipment
    • Knowledge of digital systems and logic gates
    • Knowledge of transistor operation
  • Intermediate to advanced programming and program-debug skills, with C++ being the ideal area of expertise
  • The ability to work independently
  • Excellent technical communication skills
  • The ability to handle multiple tasks while meeting project deadlines

Helpful additional specific knowledge:

  • Basic Unix/Linux command familiarity
  • Python / Perl familiarity or experience
  • Basic understanding of CMOS manufacturing
  • Memory semiconductor device knowledge (preferred), including NAND or DRAM operation
  • Experience on Probe, Burn, or Test equipment is beneficial


Required Education:

Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or a related discipline.


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.



We recruit, hire, train, promote, discipline and provide other conditions of employment without regard to a person's race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, veteran’s status, or other classifications protected under law.  This includes providing reasonable accommodation for team members' disabilities or religious beliefs and practices.

Each manager, supervisor and team member is responsible for carrying out this policy. The EEO Administrator in Human Resources is responsible for administration of this policy. The administrator will monitor compliance and is available to answer any questions on EEO matters.

To request assistance with the application process, please contact Micron’s Human Resources Department at 1-800-336-8918 (or 208-368-4748).

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