Intern – Firmware Verification Engineering
Posted on 2/10/2024
INACTIVE
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
Python
Data Structures & Algorithms
CategoriesNew
Hardware Engineering
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Experience in firmware validation for SSD products
  • Understanding of SATA/NVMe SSD system design and firmware algorithms
  • Proficiency in modern object-oriented languages
  • Knowledge of storage protocols like NVMe and NAND Flash memory
  • Software programming skills in Python, C, and C++
  • Strong debugging skills
  • Fundamentals of electrical engineering principles
  • Ability to work under pressure for quick resolution and delivery
Responsibilities
  • Creating firmware design verification plans
  • Implementing firmware design verification plans
  • Working with validation engineers on feature verification
  • Writing scripts for automating tasks in storage projects
  • Conducting failure analysis for issues encountered in validation testing
  • Understanding and working with storage protocols and NAND Flash memory
Desired Qualifications
  • Knowledge of networking protocols
  • Soft skills such as excellent written and verbal communication
  • Ability to develop key relationships