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Date: Jul 22, 2019

Location: Manassas, VA, US

Company: Micron


Req. ID: 132468 


Micron Technology's vision is to transform how the world uses information to enrich life and our dedication 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 teamwork while supporting our global community.


As an YE Engineer at Micron Technology, Inc., you will be responsible for analyzing probe, parametric, and fabrication data to identify causes of device failures. You will help prioritize lab workflows, analyze the results of process experiments, and assist in the identification of yield excursions. You will also work as part of a team that transfers new processes into a production environment, including the training of new techniques for yield analysis and enhancement engineers.


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.

Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Working with product engineering and probe engineering to resolve probe bin issues and margin bin fallout.
  • Support and develop new tools and techniques to localize and identify die failures; recognize, identify, and raise awareness to new or critical process issues.
  • Attend necessary meetings and present critical results (both presentation and report format) of yield issues to process engineering and process integration.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Knowledge or experience of NAND cell operation, or DRAM cell operation.
  • Knowledge or experience of devices, including capacitance changes based on dielectric thickness, PMOS VT, and the effect of transistor changes in dimension.
  • Knowledge or experience with SEM's, FIBs, DUAL BEAM, TEM or other analytical tools.
  • Knowledge or experience with NAND or DRAM tester/testing.
  • Knowledge or experience of Silicon Debug.
  • Knowledge or experience in NMOS threshold voltage related to body potential.
  • Knowledge or experience of semiconductor manufacturing.
  • Knowledge or experience with wet etchant for semiconductor processing.
  • Must be willing to work evenings and weekends, if necessary.


  • MS (preferred) in one of the following disciplines: Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science Engineering, Physics, or related field or
  • BS degree (required) in one of the above disciplines

About Us

As the leader in creative 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.


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 are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.



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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