2024 Technical Product Summer Internship
Posted on 2/22/2024
Western Digital

10,001+ employees

Disk drive & data storage manufacturer
Company Overview
Western Digital’s mission is to be at the cusp of innovation and to push the boundaries of innovation to make what you think was once impossible, possible. The company has been at the forefront of innovation with the first hard drives and now continues to work on advancements in 3D NAND along with their reliable data solutions business.
Data & Analytics
Hardware

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$932M

Founded

2014

Headquarters

San Jose, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

1%

2 year growth

5%
Locations
Milpitas, CA, USA
Experience Level
Intern
Desired Skills
Power BI
Python
Communications
Data Science
Management
SQL
Marketing
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • 3+ years of work experience
  • Currently enrolled in an accredited university pursuing a Graduate degree (MBA/MEng or MEng: EE, CS, EECS, ECE) with a target graduation date of May 2025
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work both independently and in large, cross-functional team settings and display prioritization, time management and organization skills
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Background in MEng: EE, CS, EECS, ECE or a dual MBA/MEng degree for candidates seeking Technical Product Management and Technical Product Marketing roles
  • Undergraduate degree in a quantitative field (e.g., Engineering, Computer Science, Math, Physics, Data Science, or other STEM focused degree)
  • Prior work experience in semiconductor industry
  • Proficiency in SQL, Python, Power BI, and Excel
Responsibilities
  • Take on challenging projects and solve complex problems to help drive the company forward
  • Work directly with hardware technologies and alongside experts in NAND memory, ASIC design, engineering and quality process, and flash storage technologies
  • Participate in Product Management, Strategic Business Planning, Data Analytics, Product Marketing, and other related roles
  • Participate in 1:1 mentorship, development trainings, executive exposure, social and networking events
  • Join a close-knit cohort of postgraduates that drive the direction of the program and have regular coffee chats, happy hours, and events
Desired Qualifications
  • Intellectual curiosity
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated leadership capabilities in past experiences
  • Ability to influence change