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PHO Process Integration Principal Engineer

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Location: Biñan, Laguna, Philippines 
Req ID: JR-0000038707


PHO Process Integration Principal Engineer


Location:  Laguna, Philippines (PHO)

Req Id:JR-0000038707


Western Digital®


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Support Back End Head Operations Dev Engineering teams on qualifying and integrating Slider Fab Technology building block on the DOE and Staging products. The responsibility entails having opportunity to team up and collaborate with various BE Core Development team in delivering process technology requirements.


1.       Manages all process integration activities:

a.       Integrate new BE technology building blocks into baseline process

b.      BE interface to DOE / staging team on process recommendations, SF data package & technical follow up

c.       Interlock and update on BE technology roadmap, consolidate overall game plan

d.      MRR owner, representatives in PDR

e.      BE interface to site IE / Ops / finance for capital & capacity planning supporting new technologies interception & ramp to products

2.       Manages all process validation activities:

a.       BE representatives in DOE council

b.      Interface to wafer dev for new designs which potentially need BE process change

c.       CCS/SBR owner

d.      Schedule and control builds, experiment & tests for new building blocks & new designs validation

e.      Manage experiment materials, inventories and budget

f.        Consolidate overall validation status




·         Excellent analytical skills and knowledge

·         Proficient in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

·         Effective verbal and written communication skills

·         Excellent team management skills

·         Team player and capable to work cross functional globally

·         Can multi-task on a regular basis

·         Strong interpersonal skills

·         Possesses ability to think creatively in order to solve problems


·         7+ years of experience in HDD industry. SF, HGA or Test experience is a plus

·         Possesses detailed knowledge of magnetic recording technology

·         Familiar with new process qualification (MRR) and new product qualification (PDR) procedure.




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