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Principal Engineer, Product Design Engineering

Location: Shanghai, 31, China 
Req ID: JR-0000039781


Western Digital®
We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define what’s possible.
  • Work as an Advanced Data Analytics Engineer and a Machine Learning Data Scientist within the PETE team
  • To solve challenging search problems across a broad range of WDC SSD products.
  • Apply data analytics & machine learning techniques to improve the WDC production yield, which may include DS, CP, KGD, Pre/Post Assembly search and defect screenings.
  • Partner with FAB, PETE global teams and manufacturing engineers to implement your ideas in production
  • Work with other statisticians, engineering teams and analysts to evaluate and validate your improvements.
  • Bachelor degree or higher in electronic, microelectronics, electrical engineering, communication or related discipline.
  • Minimum 2 years project management experience
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
  • The ability to clearly communicate and document findings
  • Programming experience, preferably C, C++ and Perl tester language
  • An understanding of MMC, SATA, USB or PCIE controller protocols and architectures - including datasheet specs, timings, etc.
  • A basic background in NAND flash operation, including data sheet knowledge of specifications and timings, etc.
  • Experience with NAND and/or Controller debug and testing
  • Willingness to travel abroad for short periods
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.