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Technologist System Design Engineer, Enterprise SSD Memory System Architecture

Location: Milpitas, CA, United States 
Req ID: JR-0000039854


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  • System Design & Memory feature development for enterprise SSD products
  • Lead system integration efforts with cross-functional teams
  • Algorithm design & validation on test platforms including drive-level testing
  • Performance/QoS modeling and optimization for SSD systems
  • Hardware bring-up for test systems
  • Data analysis for system feature validation




  • MS in Electrical or Computer engineering (with PhD preferred)
  • 10+ years of related experience in one or more of the following areas: 3D NAND device/design, LDPC, SSD System Architecture
  • Good software skills for data extraction, processing and analysis 
  • Experience with SSD drive testing and/or FW development will be a plus
  • Self-motivated and able to work well with people in the team
  • Excellent written, verbal and communication & interpersonal skills
  • Able to multi-task and meet deadlines




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. 


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