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Wet Process Engineer

Boise, ID, US


Req. ID: 150366 


Micron Technology’s vision is to transform how the world uses information to enrich life and our commitment to people, innovation, tenacity, teamwork, 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.


The Shift Process Engineer role is responsible for tactically monitoring the health of area processes, ensuring expedient lot movement, and reacting to area process issues that impact quality, cycle time (CT) or turns. Shift Process Engineers support existing processes, identify process and material improvements and accurate process deviations. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Safety & Quality:

  • Finishes the required safety training and conducts all work in accordance with safety policies
  • Follows-up on safety and quality related issues immediately and works towards resolution with partners
  • Performs and facilitates audits and submits good catches on safety issues
  • Proactively reduces incidents of personal injuries, safety hazards or environmental releases
  • Ensures accurate tool documentation/reaction mechanisms exist and submits updates to content when needed

Communication & Collaboration:

  • Partners with teams to resolve tool process issues and improve tool output
  • Collaborates with supervisor and areas leaders to build personal performance and development goals
  • Communicates proactively with leaders on the daily priorities and issues
  • Attends and participates in TPM Teams, SPC, and other meetings
  • Partners with other shift Engineers/Technicians to capture input for area improvement
  • Communicates issues that could cause yield loss, excursions, defects, tool restrictions, or output loss
  • Partners with 1st shift MDE and Shift Ops ensure existing process hold impacts are minimized
  • Proactively communicates known impacts of special processing requests and potential process holds to Shift Ops and 1st shift Process Owners

Technical/Data Analysis:

  • Ensures the quality process of daily operations, communicates process holds, and executes action plans
  • Writes and modifies recipes to enable efficient tool processing and experimentation
  • Runs and coordinates progress on critical process related experiments
  • Supports and monitors area processes and tools and addresses issues
  • Analyzes data to make critical decisions and drive cost reduction activities
  • Supports resolution of area CT/capacity related issues
  • Monitors equipment usage and production efficiency to ensure max output and turns
  • Provides QDR documentation and proactive follow-up on issues and excursions
  • Responds to chronic SPC performance issues by working towards fixing root cause
  • Provides troubleshooting support for complex process problems

Project Management/Planning:

  • Supports area projects to ensure work is completed within the required scope, schedule and budget
  • Tracks actions and provides escalation path or resources to ensure actions will be completed on time
  • Coordinates and leads meetings and initiates follow-up actions

Successful Candidates must have the following Qualifications:

  • Intermediate PC skills including a familiarity with MS Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Intermediate understanding of the process flow related to area equipment
  • Problem-solving skills and the ability to efficiently organize tasks and projects
  • Strong partnering and teamwork skills
  • Knowledge of Fab process areas including area processing equipment
  • Strong understanding of SPC principles
  • Strong understanding of the use and risks of GeRM
  • Intermediate understanding of Probe and Param functions
  • Proven ability to communicate and present effectively
  • Ability to troubleshoot complex problems and address root causes
  • Intermediate understanding of physics, area chemistry, and algebraic concepts
  • Strong analytical problem solving skills
  • Time management, organization, and prioritization skills
  • Flexible with job responsibilities and shift assignments

Education and Experience:

Required: BS in Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Material Science, Physics or equivalent semiconductor industry experience; however, other engineering or related disciplines may be considered

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 demonstrate the value of data to unlock financial insights, accelerate scientific breakthroughs and improve communication around the world.


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.

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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