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Engineer, R&D Engineering

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Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Pulau Pinang (Penang), Malaysia 
Req ID: JR-0000039245


Engineer, Product Development Engineer

Requisition number: JR-0000039245

Location: Batu Kawan, Penang

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


  • The individual will coordinate and manage new product introduction, develop test methodologies to test new generation of Client and Enterprise SSD products, define and debug existing test programs
  • The individual must also have strong knowledge of digital electronics and circuits and should have a good working knowledge of various bench systems (i.e. oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, and meters).
  • The individual should have experience in integrating hardware and firmware components to deliver a final product.
  • Familiarity with basic scripting languages such as Python, C, C++, or Visual Basic is a plus.
  • Bachelor in (Electronics or Computer) Engineering or equivalent.
  • Must have good troubleshooting and debug skills
  • NAND FLASH memory test background is helpful
  • Must have proven ability to achieve results in a fast moving, dynamic environment
  • Self-motivated and self-directed, however, must have demonstrated ability to work well with people
  • A proven desire to work as a team member, both on the same team and outside of the team
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills.


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.