Principal Engineer, Product Design Engineering

Western Digital Corp Milpitas , CA 95035

Posted 2 months ago

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The position requires coordinating and managing the introductions of new products, develop new and innovative test methodologies to test next generations of managed memory products, and properly define and debug existing test programs.

  • You will develop and debug test methodologies through all phases of product development and manufacturing.

  • As a principle engineer you will be primarily involved with managing memory devices at a device and system level where you will be an expert in memory operations, controller behavior and system storage protocol.

  • In order to meet product road map deliverables your responsibilities will be to provide test solutions to manufacturing engineers, drive yield improvement and test time reduction for company cost savings.

  • The position will be required to perform test support and deep dive into Failure Analysis using various testers and test equipment, logic analyzers, oscilloscope and PC based testers and software.

  • Other responsibilities will be to assist in the debug/FA of electrical and physical failures found during product, system, quality and customer level testing.

  • You will also be required to communicate technical product status to internal and cross-functional team management.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills

  • The ability to clearly communicate and document findings

  • Programming experience, preferably C, C++ and Perl/Python tester language

  • An understanding of PCIe protocol and architecture

  • A basic background in NAND flash operation and experience with NAND and/or Controller debug and testing

  • Willingness to travel abroad for short periods

  • BSEE with +3 years of experience or MSEE with +2 years of experience

ABOUT WESTERN DIGITAL

The future. It's on you. You & Western Digital.

We've been storing the world's data for more than 50 years. Once, it was the most important thing we could do for data. Now we're helping the world capture, preserve, access and transform data in a way only we can.

The most game-changing companies, consumers, professionals, and governments come to us for the technologies and solutions they need to capture, preserve, access, and transform their data.

But we can't do it alone. Today's exceptional data challenges require your exceptional skills. It's You & Us. Together, we're the next big thing in data.

Western Digital data-centric solutions are found under the G-Technology, HGST, SanDisk, Tegile, Upthere, and WD brands.

Western Digital is an equal opportunity employer.

Western Digital does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming standards), sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), gender (including a person's gender identity, gender expression, and gender-related appearance and behavior, whether or not stereotypically associated with the person's assigned sex at birth), age, national origin, sexual orientation, medical condition, marital status (including domestic partnership status), physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, protected medical and family care leave, Civil Air Patrol status, military and veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. We also prohibit harassment of any individual on any of the characteristics listed above. Our non-discrimination policy applies to all aspects of employment. We comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the "Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law" poster.

Federal and state laws require employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment. If you need any accommodation or assistance with our career site, please contact us at staffingsupport@wdc.com.

Western Digital participates in the E-Verify program in the US. For more information click here. Este empleador participa in E-Verify.

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