< /div>

Software Asset Management - Sr. Specialist

Information Technology (IT)
JR-0000049845 Requisition #
Western Digital

The next big thing in data is you!

  • Delivery of license analysis and optimization solutions across multiple vendors, manage the delivery of different SAM services and software license expertise for various software publishers used within WD enterprise
  • Guide 3rd party licensing industry experts through the process of data gathering and analysis for software asset management engagements and produce clear and accurate reports to present the findings to the WD executive team. To be able to identify commercial compliance, business risk opportunity and to possess the skills to communicate at an executive level. Provide support to junior team members and develop their skills. Delegate to more senior members of the team as required
  • Ensure that ITAM-related tools and services are properly evaluated, selected, implemented, configured, integrated with other sources of organizational data and maintained going forward
  • Participate in developing effective ITAM strategies, policy, approaches and practice across the full range of digital technology assets used within the organization
  • Develop reporting on progress of remediation of noncompliance risks and progress of optimization activities and opportunities pipelines
  • Coordinate ITAM related application owner training and communication relating to utilization of ITAM applications, processes and policies. (Identify utilization assessment and reduction opportunities using companywide communication tools (Smartsheet survey/ Connect announcements and ITAM policy pages, and find more ways to improve communication coverage that helps reduce licensing maintenance and software ownership costs, etc.)
  • Act as an expert on license compliance, entitlement and deployment rights after coordinating with procurement and legal if/when appropriate
  • Plan and implement IT asset life cycle strategy. Advise procurement and IT Operation in procurement strategies for IT acquisition
  • Provide subject matter expertise for the following complex Top Tier Vendors: IBM, Oracle, SAP, Quest, Microsoft, TIBCO, Dassault Systems, SAS/JMP, Atlassian, etc. with a working knowledge of many more complex vendors. Help build inventory tools for Flexnet type of licensing where appropriate (Solidworks, JMP, Mathworks, TOAD, etc.). Demonstrate an excellent working knowledge of data center infrastructure and its impact on software licensing
  • Understanding of ISO standards (ISO-19770), ITAM/HAM/SAM certifications, ITIL, ITAM discovery and tools experience (SCCM/SNOW/Flexera/Aspera/ServiceNow SAM)


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.


Western Digital participates in the E-Verify program in the US. For more information click hereEste empleador participa in E-Verify.


My Profile

Create and manage profiles for future opportunities.

Go to Profile

My Submissions

Track your opportunities.

My Submissions

Similar Listings

San Jose, California, United States

📁 Information Technology (IT)

Requisition #: JR-0000044433

San Jose, California, United States

📁 Information Technology (IT)

Requisition #: JR-0000050068

San Jose, California, United States

📁 Information Technology (IT)

Requisition #: JR-0000050070