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Senior Engineer, Software Development Engineering (Embedded)

Western Digital


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Roles / Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, test, integrate and maintain quality firmware for eHDD using best practices like unit test, CI and Agile methodologies.
  • Design and implementation of data structures, software algorithms, data path, and drivers for hardware cores using latest standards C++ and Python.
  • Participate in Scrum & Agile processes to bring up new hardware and develop embedded firmware for data storage products.
  • Deliver cutting-edge storage products with SAS, SATA, PCIE interfaces.
  • Collaborate and design solutions for the challenging yet unique problems across hardware and software platforms, including servers, RAID, and various operating systems (Windows and Linux).
  • Participate in planning and coordinating significant technical investigations from problem statement to conclusions.
  • Creates design documents pertinent to the various phases of firmware development.



  • Bachelor or Master in Computer Science, Computer/Electronics Engineering or equivalent.
  • Minimum 2 years of working experience in relevant field or embedded firmware experience.
  • Knowledge in C/C++, object-oriented programming, Python, data structures, algorithms.
  • Capable of quickly learning new firmware, hardware, systems, tools, and methodologies.


  • Familiarity with micro-controller architecture (ARM or ARC), embedded systems and RTOS desired.
  • Knowledge in SAS, SATA and PCIE interface.
  • Experience in the use of bus analyzers, emulators and other firmware debugging tools is a plus.
  • Possess data analytics skillset such as machine learning.
  • Working experience as a Scrum Master or understanding of Agile practices would be an added advantage.


  • Ability to effectively manage projects and tasks to deliver deadlines and commitments.
  • High degree of problem-solving skills, solutions oriented with a positive, can-do attitude.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including written and verbal communication.
  • Comfortable and enjoy working in a dynamic and ever evolving environment.
  • Can be a fun and enthusiastic teammate who enjoys challenges and celebrates successes.

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Western Digital thrives on the power and potential of diversity. As a global company, we believe the most effective way to embrace the diversity of our customers and communities is to mirror it from within. We believe the fusion of various perspectives results in the best outcomes for our employees, our company, our customers, and the world around us. We are committed to an inclusive environment where every individual can thrive through a sense of belonging, respect and contribution.

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Western Digital Corporation is an American computer hard disk drive manufacturer and data storage company, headquartered in San Jose, California. It designs, manufactures and sells data technology products, including storage devices, data center systems and cloud storage services.


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