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Job ID: JR0162978
Job Category: Engineering
Primary Location: Folsom, CA US
Other Locations: US, Florida, Multiple Cities;Virtual US and Canada
Job Type: College Grad

SSD Quality and Reliability Engineer - SK

Job Description
This position is associated with the sale of Intel’s NAND memory and storage business to SK hynix (You can read more about the transaction in the press release - The transaction will enhance the resources and potential of the business’ storage solutions, including client and enterprise SSDs, in the rapidly growing NAND Flash space amid the era of big data.  

This is an exciting time to be at Intel – come join our Data Center NAND Division as an SSD Quality and Reliability Engineer and work on one of the most advanced 3DNAND and SSD technology portfolios in the world. As the global leader in the semiconductor industry, Intel possesses many industry-leading SSD technologies including the most capable Quadruple Level Cell (QLC) NAND Flash products. As a SSD Quality and Reliability Engineer, you will be part of a world-class team that will transition to lead the SSD business at SK hynix.  

Candidates being hired for Phase 1 

This position aligns to Phase 1 of the transaction, which includes the 3DNAND enterprise and client SSD business. Phase 1 is expected to close in late 2021, subject to regulatory approvals and other customary conditions. At deal close, all employees aligned to this phase of the transaction will transition to SK hynix. 

Engineers create the infrastructure to execute the qualification of Solid State Drives SSDs Design Plan and execute the qualification of SSDs and all of its components following the industry's best known practices Responsible for physical understanding model prediction and enhancement of quality and reliability for advanced semiconductor products Develop cost effective production monitoring and screening schemes to ensure process is stable and products meet committed quality and reliability performance.


You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates. Experience listed below would be obtained through a combination of your schoolwork/classes/research and/or relevant previous job and/or internship experiences. This is an entry level position and will be compensated accordingly.


The candidate must have a BS or MS Degree in Electrical Engineering Computer Engineering or related field

Minimum Requirements:

6+ months of experience in Embedded programming (C, C++ or Python)

Preferred Requirements:

3+ months of experience in the following areas:

  • Probability and statistics
  • Statistics Software JMP Minitab or similar
  • Computer programming for data acquisition reduction and analysis
  • Hands on experimental design execution analysis interpretation and synthesis
  • Track record of effectively working with interdisciplinary teams
  • Transistor Device Physics and Fabrication Process
  • Storage Architecture or Firmware experience on NAND memory products

Inside this Business Group

Non-Volatile Solutions Memory Group:  The Non-Volatile Memory Solutions Group is a worldwide organization that delivers NAND flash memory products for use in Solid State Drives (SSDs), portable memory storage devices, digital camera memory cards, and other devices.  The group is responsible for NVM technology design and development, complete Solid State Drive (SSD) system hardware and firmware development, as well as wafer and SSD manufacturing.

Other Locations

US, Florida, Multiple Cities;Virtual US and Canada

Posting Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance.

Annual Salary Range for jobs which could be performed in US, Colorado:

We offer a total compensation package that ranks among the best in the industry. It consists of competitive pay, stock, bonuses, and benefit programs. Find more information about our Amazing Benefits here
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