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The Programme 

At Western Digital, our vision is to power global innovation and push the boundaries of technology to make what you thought was once impossible, possible.

At our core, Western Digital is a company of problem solvers. People achieve extraordinary things given the right technology. For decades, we’ve been doing just that. Our technology helped people put a man on the moon.

We are a key partner to some of the largest and highest growth organizations in the world. From energizing the most competitive gaming platforms, to enabling systems to make cities safer and cars smarter and more connected, to powering the data centers behind many of the world’s biggest companies and public cloud, Western Digital is fueling a brighter, smarter future.

Binge-watch any shows, use social media or shop online lately? You’ll find Western Digital supporting the storage infrastructure behind many of these platforms. And, that flash memory card that captures and preserves your most precious moments? That’s us, too.

We offer an expansive portfolio of technologies, storage devices and platforms for business and consumers alike. Our data-centric solutions are comprised of the Western Digital®, G-Technology™, SanDisk® and WD® brands.

Today’s exceptional challenges require your unique skills. It’s You & Western Digital. Together, we’re the next BIG thing in data. 

What You Will Do 

  • 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. 

Required Skills and Abilities 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor or Master in Computer Science, Computer/Electronics Engineering or equivalent required.
  • Fresh graduates are encouraged to apply.
  • Knowledge in C/C++, object-oriented programming, Python, data structures, algorithms.
  • Capable of quickly learning new firmware, hardware, systems, tools, and methodologies.
  • Ability to effectively manage projects and tasks to deliver deadlines and commitments. 
  • You have a high degree of problem-solving skills, solutions oriented with a positive, can-do attitude.
  • You have excellent interpersonal skills, including written and verbal communication.
  • You are comfortable and enjoy working in a dynamic and ever evolving environment.
  • You can be a fun and enthusiastic teammate who enjoys challenges and celebrates successes. 

Desired Skills and/or Experience:

  • Working experience in relevant field or embedded firmware experience.
  • 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. 
Closed 18 days ago
Closed 18 days ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Computer Science, Engineering

  • Citizenships:

  • Locations:

    Petaling Jaya

  • Closing Date:9th Jun 2022, 6:00 pm

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