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Engineer - 3D DRAM Process Integration

Micron

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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 3D DRAM Process Integration 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 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 expertise and will contribute to the development of Emerging Memory specific devices. You have a deep understanding of Semiconductor Device Physics including CMOS, bipolar, diodes, etc. You interact significantly with simulation, modeling, characterization, and reliability groups.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • 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.
  • Design and manage experiments run in the R&D Fab.
  • Use creative problem solving focused on optimizing process flows which enable future memory chip integration.
  • Evaluate in-line, probe, parametric, and back end data.
  • Identify, diagnose and resolve process integration related problems.
  • Coordinate and execute process, equipment and material evaluation / optimization initiatives and implement changes at process step.
  • Validate and fan out new process baseline qualified, including new process, tools and/or materials for new product introduction.
  • Lead / participate in continuous yield improvement and cost reduction activities.

Develops new or modified process formulations, defines processing or handling equipment requirements and specifications, and reviews processing techniques and methods applied in the manufacture, fabrication, and evaluation of products. Involvement may begin at any step from pilot plant to full-scale manufacturing. Coordinates design requirement review with appropriate engineering/scientific personnel to ensure compatibility of processing methods. Compiles and evaluates test data to determine appropriate limits and variables for process or material specifications. May conceive and plan projects involving definition and selection of new concepts, equipment automation technology, and approaches in the processing or development of new or improved processes.

Qualifications:

  • You have a thorough knowledge of mainstream memory technologies such as DRAM, NAND, NOR, & SRAM acquired through significant industry experience.
  • Expertise in device physics.
  • You understand 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.

Education:

  • MS or PhD in Electrical 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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