Staff – System design Engineer
Nand
Posted on 3/24/2024
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
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
Data Structures & Algorithms
CategoriesNew
Hardware Engineering
Hardware Validation & Testing
System Hardware Engineering
Requirements
  • Masters degree in ECE, E&I, VLSI or related field
  • 3+ years of working experience
  • Knowledge of programming in high-level languages (e.g. C, C++, Python) is a plus
Responsibilities
  • Define NAND device-related system algorithms
  • Communicate NAND requirements to meet system specs
  • Define ASIC requirements for upcoming NAND chips and design system algorithms
  • Lead discussion of new NAND modes or new operation methods
  • Work with Architecture and Firmware team on detailed implementation and verification plan
  • Monitor NAND readiness and work with PE team on NAND testing and screening methods
  • Work with the validation team on drive-level testing, debugging, failure analysis and qualification
  • Prepare and present reports detailing the status of development