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Principal Engineer, Process Engineering

Location: Bayan Lepas, Pulau Pinang (Penang), Malaysia 
Req ID: JR-0000027525

Description

  • PRINCIPAL ENGINEER (R&D MEDIA CLEANING)
     
    Location: Bayan Lepas, Penang
    Req ID: JR-0000027525
     
    We deliver the possibilities of data. YOU define what’s possible.
     
    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
    • Develop media level cleaning process for both glass and NPP substrate with least pre sputter cleaning defect (e.g. IrrBD, Circular blister and Residue)
    • Carry out glass and NPP substrate chemical cleaning process improvement, new chemical and new cleaning technology development
    • Carry out methodology development of advanced instruments for detection on post cleaning level
    • Deliver Best In Class (BIC) media cleaning to meet future higher capacity media requirement
    • Deliver media cleaning process recipe for various type of NPP and glass substrates and ensure new substrate’s defect level quality meets internal and drive quality indicators
    • Lead improvement projects on media cleaning which includes machines design, machine modification, new material and process optimization
    • Setup new advanced instrument and develop methodology to support process improvement work
    • Focus on early detection capability
    • Supporting R&D cross function activities
     
     
  • REQUIRED:

     
    • Master / PhD of  Chemical Engineering field
    • Minimum 5 years of working experience in Media Cleaning on glass and NPP substrate or CMP (Chemical and Mechanical Polishing) is strongly encouraged
    • Have experience in Media Cleaning chemical development, Cleaning machine modification, new design and new media cleaning technology
     
    SKILLS:
    • Knowledge in statistical software application
    • Good engineering sense and analytical skill
    • Strong leadership
    • Good working attitude and adaptability to dynamic working environment
     
    ABOUT WESTERN DIGITAL
     
    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.