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Principal Engineer, Failure Analysis Engineering

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Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Pulau Pinang (Penang), Malaysia 
Req ID: JR-0000038198

Description

FA Engineer


Location: Seberang Perai Selatan, Penang



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

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • In this position, the individual will responsible for logistics and routine jobs. Perform test data collection and make summary reports. Administrate lab equipment, facility and issues. Support documentation jobs. 
  • Responsible for performing failure analysis on customer returns for SSD products.
  • Perform the Failure Analysis from system level to component level.
  • Interfacing with design, firmware, process, product, test and reliability engineering teams to solve problems.
  • Providing feedback and clarifying issues to customers.

                  

    Requirements:

  • The ideal candidate will have an engineering MS degree or equivalent.
  • The ideal candidate able to read schematic, PCB layout and use basic EDA tool.
  • Able to read and understand passive and active component data sheet.
  • The ideal candidate is expected to have full knowledge on solid state physics, testing concepts and circuitry design.
  • Basic electrical failure analysis skills are required, including operating the oscilloscope, logic analyzer, bus doctor, multi-meter, curve tracer, TDR and other FA tools.
  • Working experience on SSD system level is a plus, including PCBA design, SATA/SAS/PCIe protocols, NAND Flash memory and DRAM.
  • Excellent English comprehension (written and verbal).
  • A proven desire to work as a team member, both on the same team and outside of the team.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and analyze complex problems.
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Additional Job Description
    • Right attitude to work with internal and external team. Fast learner for new technology and product knowledge

    ABOUT WESTERN DIGITAL

    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.