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Principal Engineer, Software Development Engineering (Apps)

Location: Bangalore, KA, India 
Req ID: 9100001169


Principal Engineer

Location: Bangalore India

Req ID: 91000001169

Western Digital®

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


Duties and Responsibilities

·       Work on new product features or add features, maintain/enhance in existing product.

·       Interpret written business requirements and technical specification documents.

·       Perform coding to written technical specifications.

·       Design components and sub-systems.

·       Investigate, analyze and fix reported defects. 

·       Create, document, and implement unit test plans, scripts, and test harnesses.

·       Create and maintain technical documentation using defined technical documentation templates.

·       Perform related duties as assigned.

Skills/Attributes Required:

·       Strong background in JavaScript language, data structures and algorithm design

·       Strong experience in development on at least one platform, Windows or Linux. Experience on multiple platforms will be an added advantage.

·       In depth knowledge of ExtJS framework is mandatory.

·       Good knowledge of web application development including web server, Java Script, AJAX and database.

·       Knowledge of Python, Django, Java, Java script libraries, Angular.js and Node.js or Flex are a plus.

·       Experience in vSphere vCenter plugin development is an added advantage.

·       Ability to code software according to published standards and design guidelines, and a strong programming and design discipline.

·       Strong problem solving skills.

·       An ability to work well within a team.

·       Ability to quickly learn and openness to working in new areas.


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.