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Non-Volatile Engineering Product Engineer

Date: Apr 26, 2019

Location: San Jose, CA, US

Company: Micron


Req. ID: 130389 

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 Non-Volatile Engineering (NVEG) Product Engineer at Micron Technology Inc., you will be part of the team responsible for driving an effort to accelerate NAND development learning cycles to achieve best in class cycle time from first silicon to qualified system. Additionally, you will work with various Engineering and Development groups to ensure necessary actions are taken to meet NAND defectivity(DPM) and reliability product requirements. You will be engaged in developing, validating, characterizing, and qualifying Micron’s next generation 3D NAND memory products to power our customers’ innovation. The future of non-volatile memory and the systems that utilize the advanced technology will continue to be exciting and dynamic. Micron is seeking experienced individuals that find technical challenges engaging and invigorating.


Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Responsible and accountable for reducing NAND defectivity(DPPM) to enable qualification of world class end products (Mobile, Consumer SSD, Enterprise SSD)
  • Perform electrical failure analysis(EFA) to solve technical problems using lab tools and techniques
  • Develop short term counter measures in form of stresses/screens by exercising Digital and Analog Circuit, Device Physics, Process Engineering knowledge
  • Drive Physical Failure Analysis (PFA) and Root Cause Analysis and long-term countermeasures with global organizations
  • Collaborate with Fab, NAND Technology Development, NAND Design, NAND Product Development, System Development and Quality/Reliability team to develop and ship end products
  • Perform NAND Usage Case Modeling Evaluations (Based on Product Used Cases)
  • Drive System Countermeasures with Firmware Teams to prevent residual failure exposure for the customer
  • Employ data analytical skills for high volume data analysis
  • Develop new Design for Test and Design Modes as a solution to new challenges.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering with 5 years of NAND work experience OR Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering with 7 years of NAND work experience
  • Excellent understanding of NAND Flash Device Physics, NAND Design
  • Deep understanding of NAND-System Integration
  • Knowledge of Programming Languages such as Python/C/C++
  • Effective communication skills in written and spoken English
  • Good multitasking skills and ability to set priorities in a fast moving, dynamic environment
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Self-motivation and enthusiasm


Preferred Skills:

  • Knowledge of NAND Process Engineering
  • Experience using schematic tools, Verilog simulation, micro probing


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.

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 submit: Job Information Request Form to:

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