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Principal Engineer, Firmware Engineering

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Location: Bangalore, KA, India 
Req ID: JR-9999033197


SanDisk®, a Western Digital brand, has been expanding the possibilities of data storage for more than 25 years—giving businesses and consumers the peace of mind that comes from knowing their data is readily available and reliable, even in the most challenging environments. Our products are used in the world's leading-edge data centers, embedded in game-changing smartphones, tablets, and laptops, and entrusted by consumers around the world. As a vertically-integrated storage solution company, we are able to quickly deliver innovative, high-quality solutions with less time from research to realization. From mobile devices to hyperscale data centers, SanDisk storage solutions make the incredible possible.


Strong Test experience in areas of HDD, SSD. Flash memory testing experience is desired
    Expert knowledge of Quality Assurance practice and procedures with strong experience with different Operating Systems (Windows, Linux, VMware, Mac)
    In-depth working knowledge of SAS, SCSI, SATA, PCIe protocols is plus
    Understand Hardware and Software interaction.  Scripting Language such as Python/Java required
    Knowledge on IO tools and error injection tools. Hands on experience in setting up and debugging test beds
    Experience in testing complex high performance storage systems
    Expertize working with protocol analyzer, jammer
    Experience working with customers is plus
    Ability to co-ordinate with different geographic locations.  Ability to analyze problem and direct team or even work independently as required
    Understand Software development Life Cycle
    Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills
    Ability to achieve results in a fast moving, dynamic environment
    Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
    Self-motivated and Self-driven


Western Digital offers a highly competitive compensation package and great benefits. Western Digital provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status.