SSD Hardware Principle PCIe Engineer (Boise, ID)

| Boise, ID
Apply Now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
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.
At Micron, we are a world leader in innovative memory solutions that transform how the world uses information. Our company has been instrumental to the world's most significant technology advancements, delivering optimal memory and solid state drives (SSDs) for a broad range of applications. The SSD engineering team is seeking a Principal Electrical Engineer with a strong technical background in PCIe Gen4 and Gen5 implementations. An ideal candidate would have implemented or characterized this PCIe subsystem in an ASIC or FPGA design. This position will be within the SSD Hardware architecture team working closely with members of the SoC Design and Verification, Firmware, and hardware verification teams. This subject matter expert will be involved in supporting advanced development, automated testing and generating detailed design specifications. Also this position requires excellent communication, delivery focus, technical expertise, and working through complex challenges and obstacles.
Performs design and development engineering assignments related to hardware products and systems including development of new products or updates to existing products. Work may encompass one or more areas of engineering including electronic design, mechanical design, or other related fields. Duties may include research, evaluation, development, and application of new processes and methods into products. May be responsible for establishing and conducting testing routines, developing or executing project plans, budgets, and schedules, and documentation of work and results.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Experience writing specifications and converting them to design
  • Experience with bring up and lab debug of SoCs and associated hardware
  • Experience with commercial PCIe IPs such as Synopsys and Cadence. Experience in communicating with IP vendors
  • Creating, defining, and developing system validation environment and test suites for evolving PCIe protocol validation
  • Using and applying system level tools and techniques to ensure functionality to specification
  • Development of methodologies, execution of validation plans, and debug of failures
  • Collaboration with Pre-silicon Validation teams in improving post-silicon test content and providing feedback for future on die debug features
  • You will be involved in PCIe IP validation in the context of System level use cases for high-speed SoC devices
  • Driving exploration of IP validation methodology, platform and infrastructure enablement to improve process and efficiency

Critical Skills
7+ years of total experience inclusive of the following areas:
  • PCIe protocol (e.g Gen3, Gen4, Gen5, PCIe Host systems, PCIe IP bring up and validation, etc.)
  • Experience in post silicon validation methodologies
  • Experience in developing programming languages such as TCL, Python, C-programming
  • Experience in handling various high-speed test and measurement equipment such as ATE tester, high bandwidth real time/sampling oscilloscope, high frequency pulse/signal, power supplies
  • Experience in SoC architecture/design/validation is an added advantage
  • Experience in PCIe Link equalization algorithm, architecture and DFD
  • Good PCB design experience on high speed signals routing guideline and review, power copper routing and review, design for EMI/ESD protection.
  • Design for signal integrity, including SerDes, power and interconnect.
  • Develops solutions to complex signal integrity problems, which require ingenuity and creativity
  • Simulation skills with SPICE and IBIS. Experience with Hspice

Qualification Requirements
  • MS in Electrical/Electronic Engineering (or equivalent)
  • +7 years of experience in the PCIe protocol
  • Deep understanding of LTSSM
  • Experience driving improvements in vendor silicon
  • Experience with host (CPU) side PCIe root complex
  • Experience with retimers and switches
  • Experience with PCIe endpoints (GPU, network card, storage devices)
Job Location
Boise Idaho
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.
To learn more, please visit
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.
For US Sites Only: To request assistance with the application process and/or for reasonable accommodations, please contact Micron's People Organization at [email protected] or 1-800-336-8918
Micron Prohibits the use of child labor and complies with all applicable laws, rules, regulations, and other international and industry labor standards.
Micron does not charge candidates any recruitment fees or unlawfully collect any other payment from candidates as consideration for their employment with Micron.
More Information on Micron Technology
Micron Technology operates in the Hardware industry. The company is located in Boise, ID, Manassas, VA, Longmont, CO, Folsom, CA and Milpitas, CA. Micron Technology was founded in 1978. It has 24383 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability Insurance, Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits and Life Insurance. To see all 621 open jobs at Micron Technology, click here.
Read Full Job Description
Apply Now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Similar Jobs

Apply Now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
Save jobView Micron Technology's full profileFind similar jobs