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Taichung, TXG, TW


Req. ID: 213961 

As a Product Yield Enhancement (PYE) Engineer for Micron Technology, Inc., you will work with a team responsible for taking next generation devices from design to mass production.  You will focus on failure analysis of test, internal qualification, and RMA failures, allowing for enhanced product reliability, rapid production ramp and early time to market.  Your primary areas of responsibility will utilize fault isolation with a combination of electrical and physical characterization techniques combined with data analysis to identify physical defects introduced by process level or assembly step.  Additionally, you will be responsible for communicating and coordinating failure analysis findings with Management, Product, Process, Assembly and Quality Assurance groups.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Perform Failure Analysis and Fault Isolation
  • Operate uMate bench test platform
  • Operate Hamamatsu iPHEMOS, Thermo Fisher ELITE and other photoemission or thermal emission tools
  • Characterize or model backend test, internal qualification, and RMA fail signatures
  • Extensive understanding of the physical and logical design of the part
  • Use layout/schematic to aid in fault isolation and fail signature modeling
  • Understand various PFA techniques available for de-processing failures


  • Understanding Fabrication Process and Package Assembly
  • In depth understanding of CMOS process fabrication levels, steps, and methodologies
  • Knowledge of the steps and details involved in the package assembly flow
  • Understand reliability concerns that can cause delayed breakdown fail signatures
  • Extensive expertise with process and assembly related defects as well as their causes and effects


  • Provide Clear and Comprehensive Fail Signature Information
  • Understand probe, backend test and qualification flows
  • Generate organized and timely failure analysis reports with clearly communicated causes and effects
  • Perform fab, probe, and backend data extractions to provide supplemental data

Successful candidates for this position will have:

  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Strong grasp of concepts regarding thorough investigative procedure
  • Computer aided layout and schematic experience
  • Semiconductor process coursework and/or experience
  • UNIX and Programming experience
  • Experience working in teams and ability to work well with others
  • Solid GPA
  • Course work in VLSI design and semiconductor device physics (Preferred)
  • Good communication skills
  • Self-motivation and enthusiasm


Bachelor’s or higher Degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering


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).

Keywords:  Taichung || Taichung City (TW-TXG) || Taiwan (TW) || NVE (Non-Volatile Engineering Group) || Experienced || Regular || Engineering || #LI-CY1 ||

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