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Metro/RDA Engineer

Penang, 07, MY

Micron’s vision is to transform how the world uses information to enrich life for all.  Join an inclusive team focused on one thing: using our expertise in the relentless pursuit of innovation for customers and partners. The solutions we create help make everything from virtual reality experiences to breakthroughs in neural networks possible. We do it all while committing to integrity, sustainability, and giving back to our communities. Because doing so can spark the very innovation we are pursuing. 


Req. ID: 272723 


As a Metrology/RDA Engineer in Micron, you have the opportunity to work with a cross functional team from different areas of the plant. You will meet regularly with the process areas to understand their tools and processes so as to create measurement recipes that can provide quick and accurate feedback on the product integrity, thus ensuring quality output. As technology advances, you will be constantly challenged with the need to innovate for newer, faster and better modes of monitoring. Besides working with the process areas, you will also liaise with vendors to explore best known methods to maintain high tool performance and embark on possible ways of cost reduction to ensure our product retains its competitiveness in the market. Additionally, you will be working in a clean/non-clean room environment.


Responsibilities and Tasks:


Enable production Metro/RDA needs.

  • Provide first level of support for engineering requests, recipe maintenance, tool recovery and basic troubleshooting of tool issues
  • Collaborate with Manufacturing, Equipment and Process Engineering teams to set daily priorities and enable efficient communication.
  • Provide support and liaise with tool owners and vendors for long term down equipment, tool installation, relocation and upgrades, Preventive Maintenance (PM) and/or Corrective Maintenance (CM) schedule on tools
  • Ensure all Special Work Requests (SWRs) are processed correctly and in a timely manner
  • Collaborate with Production, Equipment and Process Engineering teams to optimize tool maintenance schedules and utilization
  • Partner with Process, Equipment Engineering and capacity teams to determine sampling strategy to meet Production, Process Control and Quality requirement


Monitor and ensure all Metro/RDA tool meet measurement and inspection standards.

  • Set up tool qualification criteria, implement, monitoring through Statistical Process Control (SPC).
  • Make decisions on how to address tools and products that are out of control for established SPC rules for both process and defect related issues
  • Develop and manage projects designed to reduce cost, reduce tool measurement variability, improve availability, and find solutions to ongoing problems
  • Partner with Process, Equipment Owners and vendors for equipment upgrades/enhancements to improve tool performance
  • Perform periodic assessment, tool-to-tool matching and GR and R, etc. to ensure tool measurement accuracy.


Evaluation and enable next generation tool to close metrology gaps.

  • Partner with the metrology/inspection tool vendors to develop new hardware, software, and technologies.
  • Work with Manufacturing, Process and Equipment team on tool/product requirements.
  • Perform tool evaluation and buy-off


Seek and drive methodology breakthrough to improve efficiency in Metro/RDA function.

  • Drive process improvement through new recipe creation that helps to provide accurate and faster feedback to the line, thereby improving the confidence level of the product.
  • Participate in world-wide discussions for continuous improvement on the toolset(s) assigned across Micron sites.
  • Set up processes, design and implement process monitoring, control methodologies.
  • Establish business process standards, specifications and documents.
  • Continuously Improve the Reaction Mechanisms and Procedures based on feedback from the end users.
  • Work with peer groups to test and vet new Reaction Mechanisms and Procedures
  • Write and publish reports that summarize projects, detection capability improvements, manufacturing productivity and cost reduction work.


Mentor, coach and train

  • Provide active leadership to drive group to higher levels of proficiency
  • Mentor technician or junior team members.
  • Provide training and guidance




  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience
  • Engineering
  • Science
  • Statistics




  • More than 2 years experience in any of the following:
  • Metrology/RDA in semiconductor industry



  • Knowledge of semiconductor Metrology/RDA equipment                          
  • Knowledge and understanding of Statistical Process Control (SPC), process control and its reaction mechanism       
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills to troubleshoot problems and identify root causes          
  • Ability to facilitate meetings and achieve cross area engagement             
  • Good documentation skills with strong attention to details                       
  • Proven strong analytical and data summary skills             
  • Ability to motivate a group of people toward a common goal.     
  • Ability to work and lead cross-functional team project.  
  • Experience in MSA (Measurement System Analysis) is an added advantage         



About Micron Technology, Inc.

We are an industry leader in innovative memory and storage solutions. Through our global brands – Micron® and Crucial® – our broad portfolio of high-performance memory and storage technologies, including DRAM, NAND, 3D XPoint™ memory and NOR, is transforming how the world uses information to enrich life. Backed by more than 40 years of technology leadership, our memory and storage solutions enable disruptive trends, including artificial intelligence, 5G, machine learning and autonomous vehicles, in key market segments like mobile, data center, client, consumer, industrial, graphics, automotive, and networking. Our common stock is traded on the Nasdaq under the MU symbol. To learn more visit


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.


Micron prohibits the use of child labor and complies with all applicable laws, rules, regulations and other international and industry labor standards.


Micron does not charge candidates any recruitment fees or unlawfully collect any other payment from candidates as consideration for their employment with Micron.


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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