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Staff Engineer, Reliability Engineering

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Location: Milpitas, CA, United States 
Req ID: JR-0000038081

Description

Western Digital
 
We deliver the possibilities of data.  YOU define what’s possible.
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • In this position, the Staff System Test/Reliability Engineer will design, execute and code tests for RDT and other reliability related tests for Client SSD products.
  • Advise design engineering on selection, application and test of SSD.
  • Recommend design or test methods and statistical process control procedures for achieving required levels of product reliability.
  • Determine requirements of components and systems to achieve company, customer requirements.
  • Develop new acceleration techniques and analytical tools to assure the early identification of potential problems with new products, packaging, processes and product reliability.
  • Make recommendations for changes in the selection and application of components and systems.
  • May propose changes in design of formulation to improve system and/or process reliability.
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • The candidate will have skills in software (C, C++, C#) including Object-Oriented Programming and an understanding of GUI development.
  • In addition, the candidate will have skills in embedded firmware coding including ground up development and existing code modification.
  • SSD based FW validation process related experience with the JIRA based bug reporting tool knowledge is preferred.
  • NAND management knowledge is a preferred. With this, the appropriate firmware debug skills are required including JTAG, protocol and logic analysis of system inputs and outputs.
  • Knowledge of hardware design and validation is also highly preferred.
  • Database development and operation knowledge is a plus.
  • Moreover, the candidate will have an experience of product quality control assessment and risk assessment skills.
  • The ideal candidate will have BS/BA degree or equivalent with 7 or more years or related experience.
  • The ideal individual must have proven ability to achieve results in a fast moving, dynamic environment.
  • Self-motivated and self-directed, however, must have demonstrated ability to work well with people.
  • A proven desire to work as a team member, both on the same team and outside of the team.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and analyze complex problems.
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills.
ABOUT WESTERN DIGITAL
Western Digital Corporation is the world’s largest data storage company with a leading portfolio of HGST, SanDisk, G-Technology and WD brands covering flash and disk-based solutions.  Deployed by the largest and most prominent organizations worldwide, Western Digital solutions are everywhere, touching lives and enabling great value from the data they possess. 
Western Digital is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. Western Digital does not unlawfully discriminate and complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO Is The Law poster: Equal Employment Opportunity Is The Law.
 
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