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Technologist , System Design Engineering

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Location: Milpitas, CA, United States 
Req ID: JR-0000039591


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  • In 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 affecting hardware and firmware designs. 
  • 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 other system, firmware, and ASIC architects, cope with complex challenges, innovate, and develop products that will be sold in millions of units.
  • At least 10 years in real-time / embedded systems architecture
  • M.S. in Computer Science or Software / Computer / Electrical Engineering
  • Experienced in simulation, behavioral modeling, and performance analysis
  • Strong programming and debugging experience with C++, System C, and TLM and scripting automation using Python
  • In depth understanding of solid state drives or other storage devices
  • Capable of developing wide system view for complex embedded systems
  • Multi-disciplinary experience, including familiarity with Firmware and ASIC design
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and team player
  • Ability to work as part of a global team in multiple geographies
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. 
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