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Senior Engineer, Product Design Engineering

Location: Bangalore, KA, India 
Req ID: JR-0000042379


Senior Engineer

Location:  Bangalore, India
Req Id: JR-0000042379

Western Digital®

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Job Description
* Define Manufacturing Test Flows & Test Methodologies for 3D NAND Flash memory based products to meet customer & quality requirements
* Participate to the implementation of Low Cost Test solutions to meet target DPPM's
* Work in close collaboration with cross functional R&D teams to finalize the manufacturing test requirements for each of the test phases including the pass/fail criteria for a given product
* Validate the manufacturing test programs against the specified requirements by running sample units in lab environment and verifying the test results as well as the parameters of the tested units
* Drive the new product migration from R&D to High Volume Manufacturing Phase, support technical issues & co-ordination with cross functional teams
* Failure Analysis & RMA support for internal customer & field issues seen on our products during qualification and post deployment into mass production
* Monitor product yield, test time and DPPM. Provide technical solutions for yield improvement, TTR and DPPM reduction; and come up with detail plans and drive for implementation of the same with R&D and factory personnel

Must haves

* Work experience or university project experience in Electronics and/or Semiconductors
* Hands on experience with Lab Equipments (Testers, Oscilloscopes, Signal Generators, Logic Analyzers)
* Knowledge of IC Test Methodologies, System Testing and Communication Protocols such as USB, eMMC, SAS, PCIe/NVMe etc.
* Good with understanding software programs written in C, C++, C# and able to step through the code if required
* Able to work comfortably with Windows 8/10 and Linux (Ubuntu) Operating systems
* Ability to troubleshoot and analyze complex problems with minimal data points
* Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.
* Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills
* The ideal individual must have proven ability to achieve results in a fast moving, dynamic environment. Self-motivated and self-directed, however, must have demonstrated ability to work well with people. A proven desire to work as a team member, both on the same team and outside of the team

Nice to haves
* Work experience in product validation especially from a manufacturing testing perspective
* Background in Semiconductor Manufacturing Processes/Operations and Flash Memory Architecture
* Programming skills in C, C++, Perl or Python
* Good with Statistical analysis tools and correlating large data sets
* Experience as a technical lead managing daily activities of junior engineers in the team

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