ENGINEER – Product Yield Enhancement (PYE)


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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.

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

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

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.

Please note that in order to assist in providing a safe and healthy workplace for all Micron team members, new employment offers for jobs based in India, Malaysia, Singapore, and the U.S., are contingent upon the applicant’s provision of a copy of their COVID-19 vaccination document to Micron on a confidential basis prior to their scheduled start date confirming that they have completed the COVID-19 vaccination process, subject to any written request for medical or religious accommodation and to the extent permitted by applicable law.

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