Principal Engineer, Package Engineering
Western Digital Corp
 Milpitas, CA

Western Digital

The next big thing in data is you!


  • Provide and implement electrical design methodologies including selection and implementation of modern 2.5D and 3D CAD tools for simulations and design
  • Establish capabilities for conducting simulations and what-if analysis for helping select advanced package solutions including multi chip/chiplet modules
  • Establish electrical package specifications and design rules meeting Signal and Power integrity
  • Establish and propagate design methodologies to minimize package substrate design iterations, and understand the design trade-offs
  • Key member of the staff to provide guidance to the management team
  • Travel to other WDC Global locations as needed


  • MS/PhD in Electrical Engineering / Solid state electronics
  • 5+ years' relevant electrical simulation and design experience of electronic components and packages.
  • Understanding of semiconductor physics and microwave electrical component designs
  • Good understanding of design trade-offs from electrical, mechanical, thermal and cost perspective.
  • In-depth comprehension and intuition of microwave engineering and concepts
  • Experience with industry standard design and simulation/modeling tools such as HFSS, CST, Hyperlynx, etc.
  • Cross-functional experience and understanding of design, test and product qualification of electronic products.
  • Excellent oral communication and presentation skills, ability to work in fast-paced team environment in a globally distributed company.
  • Detail oriented, understanding of fab technology development methodologies, and data driven methodologies.
  • Be able to work in a global team environment and can take ownership and work independently to drive projects from start to finish.


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.

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