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Date: Jul 7, 2019

Location: Pinang, 07, MY

Company: Micron


Req. ID: 128523 

As a Non-Volatile Memory QRA (NVMQRA) Solid State Drive (SSD) Quality and Reliability Engineer at Micron Technology, Inc., you will you will be responsible for managing quality and reliability of Micron SSD products as these products enter into high volume production phase of product lifecycle.


You will perform reliability testing and data analysis on material associated with sustaining qualifications through change requests, product proliferations, special work requests and conversions. You will also take part in the management of product deviation events, through participation in product containment activities and providing quality and reliability evaluation plans for risk assessment. You will also manage the outgoing quality and reliability (OQRM) metrics. You are expected to conduct failure analysis from qualification, evaluation and OQRM failures and report the resulting data. You can expect to conduct global meetings to determine product priorities or product dispositions.


In this role you will work with various Engineering and Quality Reliability Assurance Groups to provide technical support, expertise, consultation and training. You should expect to support customers both internal and external to Micron on an on-going basis.


Responsibilities and Tasks


Manage Reliability evaluations for deviation management

  • Determine a reliability evaluation/trials plan
  • Identify and manage material for sampling
  • Perform data analysis of reliability tests results and/or by conducting failure analysis
  • Close out evaluation and provide feedback to stakeholders


Identify deviated material within Material Review Board (MRB)

  • Take part in containment activities
  • Determine a reliability evaluation/trials plan
  • Identify and manage material for sampling
  • Perform data analysis of reliability tests results and/or by conducting failure analysis
  • Determine disposition of materials
  • Close out evaluation and provide feedback to stakeholders


Manage and coordinate various inputs from various stakeholders in Quality Reliability

  • Collaborate with discrete component product quality and reliability team for product reliability evaluations/trials/plans
  • Collaborate with package quality and reliability team for package-related reliability evaluations/trials/plans


Manage Product Outgoing Quality and Reliability Monitoring

  • Provide the plan for operations to execute for SSD product OQRM data collection
  • Analyze the data from Micron Manufacturing Execution System (MES) such as MAM
  • Use statistical analysis tools to provide conclusions and verify results
  • Summarize the result of analyzed data through a regular OQRM metrics report


Provide Expertise, Consultation and Training

  • Communicate Globally with NAND, Firmware, BUs and Engineering Groups for priority management
  • Provide training to engineers and technicians within and outside of the group
  • Maintain knowledge base (lessons learned) within the group for each SSD market segment
  • Stay abreast of Quality and Reliability issues of Micron NAND components
  • Provide consultation for audits, RMA, and customer issues



  • Required: Masters’ Degree in Electrical / Electronics/ Computer Engineering
  • Desired: PhD in Electrical/Electronics/Computer Engineering
  • Candidates with strong background and experience in Solid State Drive industry will be considered too.

2-3 years of experience in any of the following:

  • Solid State Drives Product/Device engineering
  • Non-volatile Memory Product/Device engineering
  • Non-volatile Memory Process integration engineering
  • Quality/Reliability engineering in semiconductor area



  • Basic knowledge and understanding of wafer fabrication process
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of device physics
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of NAND device operation
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of solid state drive operation
  • Knowledge of various managed NAND protocol standards such as SATA, SAS, PCIe, or NVMe
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of semiconductor reliability statistics
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Good time management and multi-tasking skills


Site: Micron Memory Malaysia, Penang

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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