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Principal Engineer, Industrial Engineer

JR-0000052861 Requisition #
Western Digital
The next big thing in data is you!


  • Lead to develop Roadmap and implement Cycle Time Projects and initiatives. Work with the functions of Engineering, Packaging, Planning and Factory to develop cycle time projects to meet the Overall Global Goals of Cycle time.
  • Conduct proof of concept, proof of technology. Experience in process re-engineering and make them more agile to address the dynamic business needs
  • Lead workshops to drive cycle time projects.
  • Ability to do Trade-off analysis on different levers in Supply Chain.
  • Possess experience in implementation of Enterprise Systems
  • Ability to collaborate with business partners to document cycle time requirements and Business Process changes to implement cycle time projects.
  • Analyze business requirements to create use cases and testing documentation
  • Project Management Responsibility for all deliverables in all stages including design, analysis and implementation.
  • Understand existing business processes and technology to develop the “to be” and Align to create measurable business ROI.
  • Data analysis using different tools to help develop cycle time benefits, cycle tracking etc.
  • This May Include:
    • Strong understanding of digital tools and technologies such as cloud, analytics etc.
    • Developing key metrics around business impact and user acceptance
  • Master’s degree in both Industrial Engineering or Supply chain and Operations or MBA in Supply Chain.
  • 5-6 years of work experience in Supply Chain, Operations, and Project Management
  • Proven experience in leading, owning, and managing large cross-functional projects
  • Experience in business process methodology and program management.
  • Effective interpersonal skills, ability to influence others, drive new initiatives and way of thinking in the organization


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.

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.

Federal and state laws require employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job.  Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment. If you need any accommodation or assistance with our career site, please contact us at staffingsupport@wdc.com.

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