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Technologist, 5 eNVM Device Physics

Location: San Jose, CA, United States 
Req ID: JR-0000041091


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You will be part of a research team developing the building blocks of emerging non-volatile memory. The team is exploring a wide range of future memory cell technologies, such as MRAM, RRAM, and PCM, and the associated selectors and architectures needed to incorporate these components into competitive memory and storage devices.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
You will provide guidance for various emerging non-volatile memory projects through the acquisition and analysis of electrical measurement data on devices and arrays. As part of the role, you will work with other team members to define the device measurement strategy, develop test infrastructure, carry out measurements, analyze data, and provide empirically driven guidance to the project. The output of your work will influence the technology roadmap for the company.
Your responsibilities will include generating innovation, writing invention disclosures, publishing academic papers, and presenting at conferences.
  • Expertise in electrical measurements and data acquisition
  • Strong programming/scripting experience
  • Proven ability to initiate and complete scientific studies
  • Strong history of publications and/or patents
The following skills would be a plus:
  • Expertise in statistical analysis methods and design of experiments
  • Ph.D. in electrical engineering, physics, applied physics, material science, or related field