Emerging Memory Cell 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.

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.

As a Cell Engineer working in the R&D Emerging Memory Technology Group at Micron, you will be working in an industry leading 300mm R&D facility on technology which enables future memory scaling. You will focus on the performance and manufacturability of Memory Technology. Areas of concentration will include development, Integration and Circuit issues specific to memories such as PCM, RRAM, STT, Nanotube, 3D, Crosspoint, FBC, etc.
In addition to a broad basis of Process Integration knowledge, you have device physics and material science expertise and will contribute to the development of Emerging Memory specific devices. You have a deep understanding of Semiconductor Device Physics including CMOS, BJT, diodes, etc. You have understanding of simulation, modeling, characterization, and failure mechanisms.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Design, manage and analyze experiments run in the R&D Fab.
  • Use creative problem solving skills focused on optimizing process flows which enable future memory chip integration.
  • Evaluate materials characterization, in-line, probe, parametric, and back end data.
  • As an integral part of R&D, you will engage with numerous multi-functional teams including Process Development, Product Engineering, Design, Yield Enhancement, Advanced Mask, Probe, etc. to arrive at solutions to yield and margin issues.


  • You have a thorough knowledge of mainstream memory technologies such as DRAM, NAND, NOR, & SRAM.
  • Expertise in device physics and understanding of material science.
  • Understanding the challenges and opportunities facing alternative memory technologies is expected.
  • You are very familiar with both Process Integration & Circuit/Architecture issues as they relate to memory.
  • You are proficient with data analysis, DOE, and statistical techniques.
  • You can demonstrate success in a multi-tasking team environment which requires excellent communication, organizational, and team building skills.


  • MS or PhD in Electrical Engineering, Materials science and Engineering, Physics, or other related technical field is required.

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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