Full-Time

Technologist

Western Digital

Western Digital

10,001+ employees

Disk drive & data storage manufacturer

Data & Analytics
Hardware

Senior

Fremont, CA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Substantial academic background in Material Science, Physics, Chemistry, or related engineering fields
  • Experience of wafer fab operations/processes in Data Storage and/or Semiconductor technology industries
  • Demonstrate strong technical knowledge in thin film deposition processes (PVD, CVD, IBD, etc), and solid background on correlation of process and equipment hardware
  • Deep understanding of material characterization techniques. Knowledge of Magnetic material process and characterization is a plus
  • Knowledge of DOE and data analysis using JMP
  • Understanding of SPC
  • Systematic troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Leadership and communication skills, and good team player
  • Being self-motivated, and good project management skills
Responsibilities
  • Lead thin-film deposition manufacture process team to sustain the production line, monitor processes, and equipment
  • Respond to requests in a timely manner and resolve problems efficiently
  • Ensure quality and minimize risks of product damage through process improvements and robust detection and procedure
  • Lead projects including failure analysis, troubleshooting production line issues, yield improvement, new tool or new process development, cost reduction
  • Collaborate with integration and research and development team to transfer new processes and products to production lines
  • Set up and improve automation systems and working instruction documents, provide training instruction to operators
  • Build up work-related knowledge through self-learning

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

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