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Senior Engineer, Firmware Engineering

Location: Bangalore, KA, India 
Req ID: JR-0000039312

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Senior Engineer, Firmware Engineering

Location: Bangalore India
Req ID: JR-0000039312

Western Digital®

We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define what’s possible.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
•Design, Develop and test various complex Firmware features of Next Gen SSD's either through embedded or through external interface.
•Design and Develop Modular, Reusable and consistent Test Framework
•Design and develop Interface for accessing the device both in HW and Simulation environments.
•Support Firmware team to debug the issues by doing thorough Failure Analysis to root cause the problem
•Communicate effectively with Global teams with Good articulation.
•Work with Various teams to come up with Test Strategy for the given feature
•Represent team in various platforms on daily and weekly cadence.
•Report detailed status of the project on a regular basis to senior management
•Guide the Team members where necessary

QUALIFICATIONS
•Excellent programming skills C and Python
•Should be Good at Data structures, Algorithms and Design Concepts
•Low level firmware/software design, development, debug skills
•Capable of functioning in geographically distributed team environments
•Experience in firmware development for storage devices, hard drives, memory devices is a plus
•Experience with SAS/SATA/NVMe highly desirable.
•Working knowledge of SSD firmware architecture highly desirable.
•The ideal individual must have proven ability to achieve results in a fast moving, dynamic environment.
•Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.
•Self-motivated, self-directed and ability to work well with people.
•Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills.
•Education: BE/ B.Tech, ME/ M.Tech



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.