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Engineer, Firmware Engineering

JR-0000058262 Requisition #


Engineer, Firmware Engineering


Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia


FW Quality Validation Eng


Requisition #: JR-0000058262


Western Digital®


The next big thing in data is you!



  • Be part of the development team that validates and delivers quality firmware for Enterprise data storage products.
  • Learn and understand complex technical hard drive specifications and apply that knowledge to enhance test suite and test processes.
  • Execute regression and end-to-end scenario test cases to validate the business, system and operational requirements.
  • Develop software tools to improve test processes.
  • Seize proactively for test suite quality improvement plans with a data analytic approach.
  • Devise strategies for in-depth functionality and compatibility testing of complex drive features.
  • Collaborate with Test Development Engineers, Firmware Engineers and other functional teams, independently in issue resolutions.
  • Familiar with using Protocol Analyzers to understand and analyze traces for failure investigation.




  • Bachelor or Master in Computer Science, Computer/Electronics Engineering or equivalent required.


  • Minimum 1 year of working experience in relevant field or software/firmware test experience.

  • Fresh graduates are encouraged to apply.

  • Capable of quickly learning hardware, systems, tools, and methodologies.




  • Knowledge of storage protocols: SATA and SAS
  • Programming language skills (C, C++, Java, Python).
  • Experience in testing/product engineering.
  • Hardware and software debugging skills.
  • Must have a high degree of problem-solving skills and solutions-oriented.
  • Ability to effectively manage projects and tasks to deliver deadlines and commitments.
  • Self-motivated to work both supervised and unsupervised as part of the validation team.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and excellent communication in both written and verbal.
  • Able to work under pressure for quick resolution and delivery.





The future. It’s on you. You & Western Digital.


We’ve been storing the world’s data for more than 50 years. Once, it was the most important thing we could do for data. Now we’re helping the world capture, preserve, access and transform data in a way only we can.


The most game-changing companies, consumers, professionals, and governments come to us for the technologies and solutions they need to capture, preserve, access, and transform their data.


But we can’t do it alone. Today’s exceptional data challenges require your exceptional skills. It’s You & Us. Together, we’re the next big thing in data.


Western Digital® data-centric solutions are found under the G-Technology™, HGST, SanDisk®, Tegile™, Upthere™, and WD® brands.

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