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Engineer, R&D Engineering

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Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Pulau Pinang (Penang), Malaysia 
Req ID: JR-0000038653


Engineer, R&D Engineering

Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Penang

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


Staff Engineer, Data Scientist assists business units with finding patterns, relationships in data and develop software, algorithms and applications to derive insights from data. The candidate should be able to perform large scale experimentation and build data driven apps to solve business problems. He/she may also be involved in building, testing, and deploying data-driven models, data visualization functionality and automation scripts for our products.  The candidate should be able design and validate models in Python and R utilizing data from our Engineering/Manufacturing departments. Additionally, the candidate will have to work with stakeholders to identify use cases and new data sources. Communication and leadership skills will be critical as the candidate will serve as a technical resource for data science projects. 


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.