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Technologist, Applications Engineering

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Location: Beijing, 11, China 
Req ID: JR-9999035755


Western Digital

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


Job Description:

  • Provide technology expertise to enable successful pre-sale and post-sale activities.
  • Work closely with company’s sale and marketing teams, identifying all technical issues of assigned accounts to assure complete customer satisfaction through all stages of the sales process.
  • In-Depth technical support, working directly with OEM customers including on-site visits.
  • In-depth product knowledge: product capability assessment, installation, repair, preventative maintenance etc.
  • Understands customer’s needs and requirements. Convey the message internally to engineering and marketing teams. Modeling customers’ requests to optimize recommendation on products.
  • Review and participate in writing Market Requirement Documents (MRD), Product notifications & Data Sheets
  • Write technical whitepapers and application notes
  • Provide internal and external training on company’s products.
  • Explore and analyze different designs and applications to evaluate new opportunities or requirements for product specifications



  • Excellent communications & human relations skills
  • Capabilities to build presentations and present technical material
  • Fast learning curve, eagerness to learn and face new technological challenges
  • Willingness to travel as required – About once a month travel
  • Ability to work under time pressure
  • Education: BSc/BA in computer engineering or computer science



  • 4+ years of software experience. Preferably in the mobile market and echo-system \
  • C Programming Knowledge
  • Experience in real-time/embedded operating systems
  • Advantage:
    • OS Knowledge of Windows/Linux/Android
    • File systems knowledge
    • Knowledge of storage architecture and technology
    • Experience in customer on-site support
    • Experience with APAC customers
    • Basic knowledge on HW issues: signal integrity, schematic, power consumption


At the forefront of flash memory storage, industry-leading SanDisk-branded integrated and embedded solutions deliver the possibilities of data for data centers and mobile devices, enabling fast and reliable data access. SanDisk, WD, HGST and G-Technology brands position Western Digital as the world's target data storage company and flash memory leader.