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Technical Lead - Firmware Engineering team

JR-0000058556 Requisition #

Western Digital®


The next big thing in data is you!




  • leading the design development of the RSS Reliability firmware
  • Design and develop quality firmware using best practices like Unit Testing, Test Drive Development and Agile methodologies
  • Participate in design firmware features with the team through discussions with cross functional teams including SOC related, INAND and new technological concepts
  • Collaborate with internal and external teams to generate optimal firmware solutions 
  • Debug firmware issues in a complex embedded system using emulators, scripts and tools
  • Provide workable and sustainable RSS reliability firmware design and recommendation for future products specifically in the area of firmware /reliability performance, error recovery management, logging capability and manufacturing test metric accuracy 
  • Communicates effectively with all types of audiences internally and externally, including senior leadership




  • Requires BSEE, BSCE, BSCS, MSEE, MSCE, MSCS with 10+ years of related experience in Firmware development
  • 10+ years of hands-on firmware experiences
  • Strong firmware and team player technical leader
  • Capable of analyzing system tradeoffs, interpreting complex situations, presenting problem analysis, delivering solutions with multiple teams
  • Ability to pursues new opportunities to provide workable and sustainable firmware for better firmware quality
  • Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to handle diverse range of issues and recommends solutions with the cost and platform performance taken into the consideration



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.

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