DRAM System Diagnostics Engineer


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Boise, ID

Job Description

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Job Overview:

Our vision is to transform how the world uses information to enrich life for all. Join an inclusive team passionate about one thing: using their expertise in the relentless pursuit of innovation for customers and partners. The solutions we build 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 fuel the very innovation we are pursuing.

As a DRAM System Diagnostics Engineer at Micron Technology, Inc., you will be responsible for the development, verification, and documentation of software applications (tools) designed to perform and/or automate in-depth analysis of system-level compatibility issues with the purpose of troubleshooting, test, validation, qualification, or performance characterization. You will be part of the DRAM Systems Compatibility Group (DSCG), a team of engineers responsible for validating Micron DRAM modules through industry’s leading edge system testing. You will be required to remain current on industry standards, technologies, development tools, and development techniques and acquire knowledge as needed. You will work with other Micron engineers and technicians from groups including Product Engineering, Cloud Engineering, Systems Compatibility, Test Engineering, QA, SpecTek, and RMA and occasionally communicate with external customers.

Responsibilities and tasks include the following, but not limited to:

  • Design and develop innovative DRAM diagnostic software for internal groups
  • Provide ongoing support of software tools utilized by internal groups
  • Maintain a working knowledge of Micron products and customer platforms
  • Continually acquire new skills and knowledge (software/hardware)
  • Ability to read and understand product datasheets
  • Configure, characterize, and debug system level hardware and peripherals
  • Collaborate with internal and external customers to continually improve diagnostic software

Qualifications and skills include, but not limited to:

  • 4+ years of system and software engineering experience
  • A clear understanding of motherboards, processors, and other system components
  • Experience with Intel, AMD, or ARM chipset architecture
  • Highly effective collaboration and teamwork skills
  • Excellent analytical, analysis, and problem-solving skills
  • Adaptable to a fast-paced, constantly evolving environment with multifaceted demands
  • C, C++, Assembly, Python programming languages

Experience preferred:

  • Experience with decoding system failure events to physical DRAM locations
  • Understanding of how DRAM memory interacts with systems and end-customer solutions
  • Basic OS kernel knowledge

About Micron Technology, Inc.

We are an industry leader in innovative memory and storage solutions transforming how the world uses information to enrich life for all. With a relentless focus on our customers, technology leadership, and manufacturing and operational excellence, Micron delivers a rich portfolio of high-performance DRAM, NAND, and NOR memory and storage products through our Micron® and Crucial® brands. Every day, the innovations that our people create fuel the data economy, enabling advances in artificial intelligence and 5G applications that unleash opportunities — from the data center to the intelligent edge and across the client and mobile user experience.

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Micron is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

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