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Slider Process Development Principal Engineer

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Location: Biñan, Laguna, Philippines 
Req ID: JR-0000036153



  • Perform in the role of Lead Technical engineer for development of new thin films, deposition and etch processes for WD's advanced head designs
  • Investigate and propose new technologies and processes for development
  • Design and conduct experiments, analyze results and write technical reports
  • Lead the team through the stages of new process qualification via the process design reviews and manufacturing readiness reviews
  • Communicate with related teams to get inputs and provide update on process development activities




·         8-10 years of relevant experience in Slider FAB process

·         BS Materials Science, BS ChE, BS ECE or BS ME

·         Demonstrates strong process optimization and analytical skills

·         Expertise in Design of Experiments, FMEA and Statistical Analysis methods

·         Extensive cross functional team technical and non-technical work experience

·         Recognized as technical expert by peers and management



·         MS degree in Materials Science or Engineering course

·         Six Sigma Greenbelt



·         Design of Experiments, Statistical analysis

·         Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Filipino

·         Ability to exercise independent judgment and draw conclusions from available data

·         Self-motivated, with good interpersonal skills