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Principal Design Verification Engineer

JR-0000060579 Requisition #

Western Digital®


The next big thing in data is you!

HDD SoC Development is looking for an experienced Verification engineer to work on next generation drive controllers. This position offers the opportunity to have real impact in an innovative, dynamic, technology-focused company. Engineer will be responsible for verification of Host and Memory Interface IPs in a SOC environment.  Will be involved in architectural feature discussions to facilitate better testbench architecture. Work along-side the design team and with other verification engineers in a collaborative environment to create a high quality testplan. Write functional coverage and implement System Verilog UVM checkers and tests.



  • Develop UVM testbenches for SoC level and block level verification of the Host and Memory interfaces
  • Testplan documentation and code reviews
  • Verify various features using targeted/random/corner-case/coverage tests
  • Simulate and debug RTL and digital circuits using tools such as Cadence Incisive, Mentor Graphic QuestaSim, and/or Synopsys VCS
  • Regression management and code/functional coverage analysis
  • Strong team-player who can collaborate with colleagues


  • BS/MS in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering with 6+ years in IP and SOC design and verification
  • Verification methodology - UVM
  • System Verilog, Verilog
  • Object Oriented Programming
  • Linux operating system


  • ARM R series and M series processors
  • ARM AMBA protocols – APB, AHB, AXI
  • High Speed Serial Interfaces - SAS, SATA, PCIe
  • DRAM protocol - DDR3, DDR4, LPDDR4



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™, SanDisk®, Upthere™, and WD® brands.

Western Digital is an equal opportunity employer.

Western Digital does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming standards), sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), gender (including a person’s gender identity, gender expression, and gender-related appearance and behavior, whether or not stereotypically associated with the person’s assigned sex at birth), age, national origin, sexual orientation, medical condition, marital status (including domestic partnership status), physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, protected medical and family care leave, Civil Air Patrol status, military and veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. We also prohibit harassment of any individual on any of the characteristics listed above. Our non-discrimination policy applies to all aspects of employment. We comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the "Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law" poster.


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