Western Digital Careers
Join our Talent Network

Staff Engineer, Process Development Engineer

This job posting is no longer active

Location: Milpitas, CA, United States 
Req ID: JR-0000036814


This position is within Silicon Technology and Manufacturing (STM) Organization at Western Digital, focusing on 3D NAND flash and future memory technologies. We are looking for a candidate who has strong technical skills, is innovative, and likes to solve problems. Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Working closely with wafer fab, device, product and test engineering teams on new product introduction (NPI) and yield/reliability improvements
  • Characterizing fab/testing data to discover new issues/insights independently
  • Improving group working efficiency by initiation and implementation of automations using various software and tools



  • PhD or MS Degree in Electrical Engineering, Material Science, or related discipline with 1 - 3 years of experience is required
  • The candidate must have good understanding in at least one of the following areas:Advanced semiconductor device physics,Semiconductor process and integration, preferably memory related
  • Wafer/chip level testing & characterization
  • The ideal individual must have good communication skills and be able to achieve results in a fast moving, dynamic environment
  • The individual must be self-motivated and self-directed, however, must have also demonstrated ability to work well with people and have a proven desire to work as a team member, both on the same team and outside of the team