Firmware Development Engineer - Security

Micron Technology   •  

Milpitas, CA

Industry: Technology


Not Specified years

Posted 253 days ago

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Req. ID: 118230 

As a Firmware Development Engineer - Security at Micron, you will develop high-performance controller firmware for innovative volatile and non-volatile memory systems. In this position, you will assist in evaluating, designing, and building firmware for new high-performance memory controllers that will increase performance, while reducing power, latency and SoC complexity for the target markets. You can expect to work closely with other firmware engineers, firmware test engineers, system hardware design engineers, product engineers, memory design engineers, and production engineers to solve cross-functional design issues.


Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

•Developing structured source code targeting the embedded environment associated with state of the art memory.

•Performing design verification using a variety of verification methods, including simulation, FPGA prototyping, and product testing.

•Focusing on firmware quality in the system and the target application.

•Participate in SCRUM/agile processes and distributed code reviews.

•Developing new test tools and methods.

•Using analysis equipment or software, you will demonstrate the effective analysis of functional or performance issues with the firmware and hardware in test environments or target host systems.



Successful candidates for this position will have:

•Strong working knowledge of firmware development, verification, system failure analysis, embedded systems design and real time embedded systems,

•Strong problem solving skills, including the ability to find creative solutions to difficult problems.

•Strong working knowledge of software engineering principles and designing and developing firmware using assembly and C/C++ programming.

•Knowledge of Trusted Computing Group (TCG) specification on a storage device is a plus.

•Proficiency debugging an embedded firmware application.

•Proficiency in using ARM development tools and IDE's such as SourcePoint and Realview.

•The ability to analyze complex firmware and hardware issues.

•Hands-on experience in firmware development and verification, system failure analysis, and problem solving.

 •The ability to find creative solutions to difficult problems.

•A working knowledge of digital hardware design and test equipment such as oscilloscopes and logic/bus analyzers is optional, but highly desired.

•A high level of self-motivation, and dedication.

•The ability to work well on a team based in different global locations.

•The ability to multitask effectively in fast-paced environment.

•Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.


Education: BS or MS in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Computer Science.


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