Photolithography Automation Engineer

    • Micron Technology, Inc.
  • Boise, ID
  • Posted 31 days ago | Updated moments ago


On Site
Full Time


Research and Development
Training and development
Design of experiments
Data Science
Process engineering
System requirements
Data Analysis
Data modeling
Computer hardware
Dimensional modeling
Health care

Job Details

Our vision is to transform how the world uses information to enrich life for all .

Micron Technology is a world leader in innovating memory and storage solutions that accelerate the transformation of information into intelligence, inspiring the world to learn, communicate and advance faster than ever.

Welcome! As a Photolithography Automation Engineer, you will be responsible for understanding technical challenges in overlay , critical d imension uniformity , patterning, and automation for current parts, and provide solution s to groundbreaking new technologies . You will work with a wide range of Micron internal groups and vendors to deliver next-generation semiconductors, and ultimately transfer novel technology to worldwide manufacturing network.

Below are detailed job responsibilities, but are not limited to:

  • Understand the technology challenges regarding overlay , critical dimension uniformity and patterning, then establish automation/data science projects to address them for current and next nodes.
  • Support on goings assigned projects. Work with process development engineers on issues and projects related to automation.
  • Work with internal and external applications teams to find opportunities for automation system improvement.
  • Be able to drive technical innovation in automation area of expertise as a recognized Micron professional in your field.
  • Long term scope including define and lead complex, multi-disciplinary projects that are essential to Micron's automation roadmap.
  • Work with internal and external teams to define hardware/software requirement that are needed for overlay, critical dimensions, and patterning.
  • Document and standardize methods and procedures across technology types and global sites.
  • Provide advice and counsel to senior management on significant technical issues and strategy related to automation.

Qualifications for this position include :

  • 2 years of photolithography/metrology or related areas experience in R&D or manufacturing within the semiconductor industry . Including experience in overlay, critical dimensions, and photo patterning.
  • Understanding or familiarity of photo automation system , and fab operation knowledge.
  • Strong skills for learning and development. Ability to create production-worthy technologies.
  • Ability to develop and maintain relations with multi-functional teams and vendors.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills .
  • Proficient in statistics, data analysis, data modeling , Design of Experiments (DOE) is preferred.


M.S./Ph.D. in Engineering, Physics or some type of relevant area of study to Lithography with 2 years of experience; or BS in Engineering, Physics or some type of relevant area of study to Lithography, plus 5 years of experience .

As a world leader in the semiconductor industry, Micron is dedicated to your personal wellbeing and professional growth. Micron benefits are designed to help you stay well, provide peace of mind and help you prepare for the future. We offer a choice of medical, dental and vision plans in all locations enabling team members to select the plans that best meet their family healthcare needs and budget. Micron also provides benefit programs that help protect your income if you are unable to work due to illness or injury, and paid family leave. Additionally, Micron benefits include a robust paid time-off program and paid holidays. For additional information regarding the Benefit programs available, please see the Benefits Guide posted on .

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