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Principal Engineer

Location: Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, 14, Thailand 
Req ID: JR-0000038522

Description

Western Digital®

We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define what’s possible.

 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Regular Duties / Responsibilities:
    • Manage failure analysis activities for HDD quality improvement initiatives related failures received from internal or external customers in a timely manner.
  • Collaborate with WW functional groups (such as Sustaining Program Management team, Product Engineering, etc) to drive HDD activities for quality improvement, Customer DPPM reduction and Reliability improvement.
  • Lead / Formulate test strategy and methodology change initiatives to improve test coverage and reduce test cycle time.
  • Irregular Duties / Responsibilities:
    • Other duties as assigned.
  • Ensure commonality/standardization among same processes/system within related manufacturing sites.
 
REQUIRED:     
  • A Bachelor's Degree or higher in Electronic, Electrical, Telecommunication, Mechatronic, Computer, Statistics or related fields
  • A minimum of 7 years of experience in Engineering field or related field
PREFERRED:
  • Previous experience as at least 7 years’ experience in a related Engineering field, preferably in a HDD manufacture field or Failure analysis field or Data Analysis field.
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office, C/C++ Language, VBA and Statistic software is an advantage
SKILLS:
  • Failure analysis and critical thinking
  • Demonstrate a good level of English proficiency (written / verbal)
  • Strong presentation skill and computer literacy is necessary.
  • Comfortable working under pressure on multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Strong listening, communication, interpersonal and relational skills to develop a good relationship within the organization
 
ABOUT WD

Deployed by the most prominent organizations worldwide, industry-leading WD-branded hard drives (HDDs), solid state drives (SSDs) and personal storage solutions deliver the possibilities of data and high value from the information they possess. WD, SanDisk, HGST and G-Technology branded solutions position Western Digital Corporation as the world’s largest data storage company.