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FDC ENGINEER -(Fault Detection and Classification ) 1

Date: Jun 19, 2019

Location: Manassas, VA, US

Company: Micron


Req. ID: 129174 


As an FDC Engineer at Micron Technology, Inc., you will responsible for, but not limited to, developing/improving/maintaining Fault Detection and Classification strategies at our manufacturing facilities, understanding system dependencies, project planning, engaging in cost reduction efforts, and actively participating in Environmental, Health, Safety and Security procedures.


This new position will be at Micron’s Northern Virginia facility in Manassas, where Micron will invest $3 billion dollars to expand production.  As part of the expansion, Micron will establish a global research and development center in Manassas for memory and storage solutions primarily focused on the automotive, industrial and networking markets.


Responsibilities and Tasks                           


Maintain Fault Detection and Classification for Semiconductor Manufacturing Facilities                    

                ·  Identify Fault Detection and Classification Dependencies           

                ·  Fault Detection and Classification for specific manufacturing area          

                ·  Implement, comply, maintain and improve established standards         

                ·  Test and implement system changes and improvements           

                ·  Manage the implementation of controlled modifications using Change Management methodologies    

                ·  Deployment and on-going maintenance of FDC strategies (data collection, summarized indicators, limits, OCAPS, etc.) using AMAT E3 in an effort to minimize risks of excursion and scrap

                ·  Troubleshoot strategy/tool/system related issues, including proper documentation, escalation, and follow-up to completion            

                ·  Monitor strategy performance and effectiveness and identify opportunities for improvement  

                ·  Understand and follow worldwide FDC best known methods (BKM), business rules and standards, and change management procedures            

                ·  Align, share, and review FDC strategy best practices and excursion/scrap prevention with world-wide counterparts     

                ·  Active participation/presentation in daily tactical meetings (DAM), frequent interaction with customers, and general support to explore and analyze and promote the use of FDC data              


Understand and Maintain System Dependencies                 

                ·  Evaluate and monitor user lists for program access in compliance with established product integrity, security, and intellectual property rights’ protection standards   


Facilitate Fault Detection and Classification                          

                ·  Coordinate Fault Detection and Classification tasks utilizing various programs, including 300mm Semiconductor Manufacturing Execution Systems, Process Control Systems, Statistical Process Control, Advanced Process Control, Fault Detection and Classification, GEM/SECS, Engineering Change Notice, and Global Conversion Process


Project Planning                               

                ·  Act as a liaison between information systems, production area management, and engineering management in matters concerning Fault Detection and Classification

                ·  Anticipate or diagnose automation issues across multiple equipment types within a given manufacturing area      

                ·  Participated in projects that have impact on a site-wide and/or global scale      


Cost Reduction                 

                ·  As a Team Member at Micron, you are responsible for reducing costs associated with your area. This responsibility may include owning and completing cost reduction projects, identifying cost effective sustaining/manufacturing improvements, minimizing regular expenditures, and helping to promote a cost conscious culture.


Environmental Health, Safety, and Security                           

                ·  Follow all safety and environmental procedures to ensure compliance with applicable regulations          

                ·  an active participant in the EHSS program by reporting all EHSS-related concerns or problems immediately to the appropriate individual (ERT, Supervision, etc.)            

                ·  Be proactive in reducing incidents of personal injuries, safety hazards or environmental releases            



Successful candidates for this position must have:

BS Degree with 1 year of semiconducting experience, Advanced data analytics skills and data science preferred



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

Keywords:  Manassas || Virginia (US-VA) || United States (US) || Frontend Manufacturing || College || Regular || Engineering || Not Applicable || Tier 4 || 

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

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