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Staff Circuit Design Engineer

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Date: Feb 14, 2019

Location: Milpitas, CA, US

Company: Micron


Req. ID: 127019 

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.


Responsibilities include, but not limited to:


As a Staff Circuit Design Engineer at Micron Technology Inc., you will be responsible for the setup and implementation of semiconductor electrical circuit characterization, reliability analysis and full-chip circuit verification of state-of-the art of NAND FLASH designs. Working as a Circuit Design Quality and Reliability Engineer you will be required to develop electrical circuit simulation decks, to test functionality and reliability of the NAND FLASH designs under development, and to acquire knowledge of new reliability mechanisms and all the new circuit and design features. 


You are expected to perform pre- and post-layout extraction and simulations activities on both block level and full-chip analysis. Future responsibilities include developing innovative circuit verification flows with CAD team as well as writing short Perl or Python programs to assist the analysis of simulation results.  It is an added benefit if the candidate possesses basic Verilog-A knowledge.


The Staff Circuit Design Engineer is required to have solid communication abilities.  He periodically will present his work in a clear and effective way during cross-functional meetings, together with a strong ability to be highly skilled at driving for results.


A good team player is essential for this job as the Staff Circuit Design Engineer is expected to interact with various design, product engineering, and CAD teams globally.


Minimum Qualifications:


  • MS or equivalent foreign education in Electrical and Computer or Electronics Engineering
  • 8+ years circuit design experience preferred.
  • An understanding of memory, analog, and mixed-signal design. Knowledge of various circuit’s functionality.
  • Knowledge of circuit simulators such as XA, hspice and/or hsim/finesim, etc.
  • Knowledge with StarRC/Calibre parasitic extraction flow and capability to debug extraction issues.
  • A good understanding of semiconductor reliability issues including CHC, NBTI, stress and snapback, as well as Electromigration (EM) and IR analysis.
  • Basic proficiency of Perl and/or Python coding.
  • Basic knowledge of Verilog-A simulation and modeling.
  • Familiarity with Cadence Virtuoso or similar schematic management tools.
  • Prior experience working with CAD team, developing and debugging flow is a big plus.


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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