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Staff Engineer, Development Engineering

Location: Petaling Jaya, 10, Malaysia 
Req ID: JR-0000042589


Location: Petaling Jaya WDM P3
Req ID: JR-0000042589
We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define what’s possible.
  • Learn and understand a variety of complex technical specifications and apply that knowledge to using and enhancing our test suite and test processes. Identify new testing needs and develop new testing processes and methodologies.
  • Specify requirements for test programs to provide the ability to test the newest, cutting edge features being added to our drive products.
  • Interface with the drive program teams to communicate schedules and assess readiness for OEM Qualification and high volume production.
  • Devise strategies for in-depth functionality and compatibility testing of complex drive features.
  • Debug issues involving advanced drive features across a wide variety of hardware and software platforms, including PC’s, servers, RAID, and various operating systems (Windows and Linux). Work closely with development Engineers to guide issues through to final resolution.
  • Become familiar with using Protocol Analyzers to understand and analyze traces for failure investigation.
  • Actively looking for FIT Firmware quality/efficiency improvement and test enhancement at swinlane/cross functional level.
  • Actively looking for Firmware enhancement to improve functional robustness and customer/field failure debug ability.
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Bachelor’s degree / Master’s degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or equivalent
  • Experience in testing/product engineering.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Solid state device knowledge
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.