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Technologist, Systems Design Engineering

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Location: Kfar Saba, IL, Israel 
Req ID: JR-0000036739


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In this position, you will technically lead and participate in development of advanced system architectures and complex simulation models for Western Digital’s next generation solid state drive products.  You will need to initiate and analyze changes to the architecture of the product.  Typical activities include designing, programming, debugging, and modifying simulation models in order to evaluate these changes and assess the performance, power, and endurance of the product. You will work closely with excellent colleague engineers, cope with complex challenges, innovate, and develop products that will be sold in millions of units.
  • Proven profile of excellencyExcellent interpersonal skills and team player
  • Proven ability to work as part of a global team in multiple geographies
  • B.Sc. in Computer Science or Software / Computer / Electrical Engineering, cum laude
  • At least 8 years of experience in RT / embedded systems architecture
  • At least 8 years of simulation using System C and TLM, behavioral modeling and performance analysis
  • Experience with scripting automation using Python
  • Capable of developing wide system view for complex embedded systems
  • Multi-disciplinary experience, including familiarity with Firmware and ASIC design
  • Previous patent filing – advantage
  • Previous scientific publications – advantage
  • Previous experience with storage systems, protocols, and NAND flash – strong advantage


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.