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Manager, Product Design Engineering

Location: Shanghai, 31, China 
Req ID: JR-0000039779


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  • As a Product Design Engineering Manager at WD, you will be leading a team that works closely with several cross functional teams related to ASIC and FW development, Memory Readiness, System Compatibility, Planning and Operational, Product Quality and Reliability, and Test Engineering to develop and debug test methodologies through all phases of product development and Manufacturing.
  • This position requires you to coordinate and manage introductions of new products, develop new and innovative test methodologies to test next generations of managed memory cards, as well as debug/FA on the failures during qualification, ongoing quality monitoring and during customer RMAs. You will primarily be involved with managed memory devices at a device and system level where you will be an expert in memory operations, controller behavior and card storage protocol. In order to meet product road map deliverables,  your responsibilities will be to provide test solutions to manufacturing engineers, drive yield and TT cuts for company cost savings, and perform test support FA using various testers and test equipment, logic analyzers, oscilloscope and PC based testers and software. You will also be required to communicating technical product status to internal and cross functional team management. You will be responsible for creating and maintaining various technical documents to assist with supporting, training, and educating various groups within WD.  
  • A PE Manager will need to maintain a comprehensive bug tracking system for controller and firmware related issues as well as a compilation of lessons learned and kitchen sink testing.  Your duties will also include working with cross functional teams to coordinate priorities and initiatives, troubleshoot and analyze complex problems, and manage multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines.
  • Bachelor or higher in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Physics, Materials Science or other related technical field;
  • Deep understanding on electrical failure analysis methodology.
  • 2-4 years of hands-on trouble shooting experience on memory products or system;
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze problems, diagnose root cause, and apply corrective actions;
  • Excellent data analysis skills including data crunch, statistical analysis, and interpretation
  • Highly self-motivated, passionate about troubleshooting and solving complex problems
  • A basic understanding of system, F/W working principle, device physicsis beneficial
  • Good English communication skill
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.