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Principal Engineer, Engineering Job

Location: Bangalore, India 
Req ID: 35371

SanDiskĀ®, a Western Digital brand, has been expanding the possibilities of data storage for more than 25 years-giving businesses and consumers the peace of mind that comes from knowing their data is readily available and reliable, even in the most challenging environments. Our products are used in the world's leading-edge data centers, embedded in game-changing smartphones, tablets, and laptops, and entrusted by consumers around the world. As a vertically-integrated storage solution company, we are able to quickly deliver innovative, high-quality solutions with less time from research to realization. From mobile devices to hyperscale data centers, SanDisk storage solutions make the incredible possible.

Requires BS/MS degree or equivalent with 6 or more years of related experience. The 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. Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines. Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills.

Have 8+ years of software development experience
Excellent programming skills in C/Python, Data structures, Algorithms, Design Concepts
Experience with developing RESTful APIs via JSON or XML.
Understanding of Storage and Networking Protocols will be an added advantage
In-depth understanding of Linux OS level services, shell scripting and packaging a definite plus

Very good aptitude and analytical skills
Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment and deliver on schedule and to specification
Very good communication skills in English - Reading, Written and Verbal.
Committed and dedicated to achieve the project milestones without compromising on quality.
Willingness to work long hours whenever needed.

Western Digital offers a highly competitive compensation package and great benefits. Western Digital provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status.