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Principal, System Design Engineering

Location: Kfar Saba, IL, Israel 
Req ID: JR-0000037326


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  • Designs and implements requirements for complex systems and subsystems.
  • Collaborates with Firmware and ASIC personnel to explore performance and power trade-offs upon different use-cases and system conditions.
  • Determines specs and working parameters for ASIC / FW compatibility.
  • Coordinates design of subsystems and integration of the overall system.
  • Identifies, analyzes and resolves product deficiencies.
  • Responsibilities include analysis of new technologies, and drive of design decisions based on both empirical and theoretical data.


  • B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Electrical / Computer Engineering.
  • 7+ years of experience in development of embedded systems.
  • Experience in Firmware or ASIC design – big advantage.
  • Self-motivated and self-directed.
  • Ability to achieve results in a fast moving, dynamic environment.
  • Work effectively as a team member, both locally and across the organization.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and analyze complex problems.
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to travel.


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.