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Sr Technologist , System Design Engineering

Location: Milpitas, CA, United States 
Req ID: JR-0000038882

Description

Job DescriptionIn this position, you will technically lead and participate in development of advanced system architectures and complex simulation models for Western Digital’s next generation solid state drive products.  You will need to initiate and analyze changes to the architecture of the product.  Typical activities include designing, programming, debugging, and modifying simulation models in order to evaluate these changes and assess the performance, power, and endurance of the product.You will work closely with excellent colleague engineers, cope with complex challenges, innovate, and develop products that will be sold in millions of units.Job RequirementsProven profile of excellencyExcellent interpersonal skills and team playerProven ability to work as part of a global team in multiple geographiesB.Sc. in Computer Science or Software / Computer / Electrical Engineering, cum laudeAt least 8 years of experience in RT / embedded systems architectureAt least 8 years of simulation using System C and TLM, behavioral modeling and performance analysisExperience with scripting automation using PythonCapable of developing wide system view for complex embedded systemsMulti-disciplinary experience, including familiarity with Firmware and ASIC designPrevious patent filing – advantagePrevious scientific publications – advantagePrevious experience with storage systems, protocols, and NAND flash – strong advantage