Full-Time

Technologist

Western Digital

Western Digital

10,001+ employees

Disk drive & data storage manufacturer

Data & Analytics
Hardware

Senior, Expert

Milpitas, CA, USA

Required Skills
Python
Product Design
Requirements
  • Bachelors/Master’s degree in Electronics & Electrical Engineering/Computer Engineering with 10+ years of experience in protocols like NAND(FLASH) Toggle mode/Onfi, DDR3/4/5, LPDDR3/4/5 GDDR3/4/5/6 and other High speed interfaces
  • Thorough understanding of High-Speed PHY and Datapath architectures and other clock recovery and schemes
  • Experience with HW designs, Design validation, Production tests and signal integrity of high-speed interfaces
  • Deep knowledge of the product development cycle from concept to mass production
  • Very analytical in nature and able to work in a multi-disciplinary environment
  • The ability to work independently and drive tasks from start to completion
  • Ability to work cross functionally with SW team to define and implement diagnostics for hardware validation at component, interface, and system level
  • Python Scripting skills to automate tests, logs parsing and data collection
  • Expertise in storage test tools such as performance benchmarks, IO stress tools, experience with at least 1 storage protocol like NVMe, SAS is preferred. protocol certifications
  • Hands-on lab equipment skills for electrical validation and characterization
  • High level of integrity and commitment to quality and timeliness
  • Experience in using various bench equipment such as oscilloscopes, logic analyzers and meters
  • Must have a good knowledge of Automated Test Equipment (ATE) and test interface hardware
Responsibilities
  • Participate in product design, validation and bring up
  • Independently work with vendors, understand the settings, write/modify tests, debug and collect data in the fleet

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.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$927.9M

Headquarters

San Jose, California

Founded

2014

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

2%

2 year growth

5%

Benefits

Paid sick leave & vacation time

Medical/dental/vision insurance

Life, accident, & disability insurance

Tax-advantaged flexible spending and health savings accounts

Employee assistance program

Tuition reimbursement

Employee stock purchase plan

Western Digital Savings 401(k) Plan