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Senior Manager, Program Management Engineering

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Location: Bangalore, KA, India 
Req ID: JR-9999033147


SanDisk®, 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.


EDA & IP Engineering Program Manager: Candidate would work within the IP and EDA organization in a Design Enablement role.  Candidate will use strong organization and technical skills to understand key design and IP functions and research internal or external IP, EDA technologies that will significantly improve design turnaround time, quality as well as greatly increase efficiency of design resources.  Candidate would also work across all engineering organizations world-wide to enable and foster common tools, practices and methodologies and seek out support for such transitions.  Candidate will also work with infrastructure teams to speed up deployment of new or existing IP, tools & methodologies worldwide.  Technologies span several domains including on-chip soft and hard IP, Verification, Emulation/Prototyping, Design Implementation tools, System & PCB tools, Process/Device TCAD tools, and other critical enablement technologies.


Requirements: MS EE or MSCS with 5-10 yrs. experience relevant to the job role.



  • Excellent organization skills and a good understanding of ASIC design process, including 3rd party IP, EDA tools & methodologies are critical.  
  • A good understanding of system design, packaging design and related tools is a big plus.  
  • Any additional understanding of device, process development, manufacturing and yield analysis, etc. would be a plus as well.  
  • Experience with vendor negotiations, financial terms, budgeting could also be very helpful in this role.



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.