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Principal ASIC Design Engineer

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Date: Feb 8, 2019

Location: Milpitas, CA, US

Company: Micron


Req. ID: 129906 

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.


Seeking Principal ASIC Design Engineer to work on the next generation of Micron's SSD controllers as part of a highly skilled team. Candidates will work on various phases of the project, which may include microarchitecture, documentation, RTL design, verification, validation, synthesis as well as FPGA and chip bring up. Candidates should be highly motivated, self-directed, have a positive attitude and work well independently and as part of a team.


Responsibilities include, but not limited to: 

  • Work in the team to architect, design, verify and implement IP used in SSD controller
  • Experience in ONFI design or LDPC design a plus
  • Develop, communicate, and coordinate the prototyping of the SSD Controller.
  • Define and execute processes and methodologies to improve the efficiency of the SSD Engineering team.
  • Drive cross-functional teams - Architecture, Verification, and Firmware - to ensure the success of SSD Controller programs
  • Update team and management as to the status of the projects.
  • Support the transfer, training, and handoff of engineering duties when necessary.
  • Be a team player, and work with team members in various capacities as benefits ongoing programs
  • Demonstrate a passion for quality and ensure all exacting standards and requirements are met.
  • Practice work-place safety and security as set forth by respective authorities within the company


Minimum Qualifications:

  •  MS Degree and minimum of 7 years experience


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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