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Senior Engineer, Industrial Engineering

Location: Milpitas, CA, United States 
Req ID: JR-0000041671


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The Memory Technology Group is at the core of the Legacy SanDisk Engineering Organization which Western Digital owns. We are building a cutting edge 3D memory in our multiple billion dollars Fab. Within Memory Technology our team is responsible for the Operations and production planning aspect of the fab.
We are looking for a Senior Engineer with strong analytical skills and simulation/coding experience.
The key job responsibilities will include the following:
  • Own/Lead development of capacity models and analytical tools to support long term capacity management.
  • Work with internal customers to gather requirements, develop and implement simulation experiments. Drive key activities and milestones for the simulation project including presenting analysis and recommendation to the top management. 
  • Conduct process improvement projects with Japan and U.S. teams with focus on metric reporting and analytics.
The ideal candidate demonstrates a deep passion for excel modeling and simulation , should be adept at working cross functionally, and be capable of converting analysis into crisp, concise and actionable insights.
  • MS in Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, with some experience with Supply Chain and/or Operations Research
  • Analytical thinking, working experience with Excel/Tableau, good communication (oral, written and presentation).
  • Experience/proficiency in at least simulation analysis and programming languages e.g . Python, MATLAB, VBA
  • The candidate should ideally have 1-2 years’ experience or could be a 'rock star' recent college grad.
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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