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Principal Electronic Design Engineer

Location: Milpitas, CA, United States 
Req ID: JR-0000038436


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The Memory Technology Group is at the core of the Legacy SanDisk Engineering Organization which Western Digital owns. We are building a cutting edge 3D memory in our multiple billion dollars Fab. Our memory provides performance, power, and endurance at a lower cost but on quality. The Memory Technology organization is a strategic entity for the company, and we are growing. Our group functions as a start-up within WDC, and offers a creative, fast paced, entrepreneurial work environment where you’ll be at the center of WDC innovation.

We are looking for an experienced Electronic Design Engineer to lead and deliver projects for our Memory Technology team. Along with the Design function, this is also a great opportunity for a results-oriented Engineer to utilize technical expertise from an engineering perspective when delivering presentation of products to both current and prospective customers.
 • Perform logic design and verification of memory products, including micro-architecture
• Register Transaction Level (RTL) design implementation, test case generation, modeling and debugging
• Provide constraints to logic synthesis team to translate design into gate level and fix timing issues         before silicon tape-out
• Create design-of-experiments with Test engineers to find root cause for circuit malfunctioning.
• Provide guidance to cross function teams on die probing and physical failure analysis.
• Debug and validate design features on silicon.
• Support customer interfacing team on memory interaction inquiries.
• Minimum of 7 years’ experience: Requires MS degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent related experience and knowledge of Cadence Virtuoso, Hspice, hsim, finesim, Verilog and knowledge of scripting languages: Perl, Awk, etc. 





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. 


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