MilpitasRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Milpitas jobs

Principal Engineer Magnetic Characterization

Company: Western Digital Corporation
Location: Milpitas
Posted on: April 4, 2021

Job Description:

Principal Engineer Magnetic Characterization The successful candidate will work with other engineers and technicians in the Magnetic Media Characterization lab. at Western Digital Media R&D center to support both, HAMR and PMR media development with special emphasis on HAMR (Heat Assisted Magnetic Recording). The candidate will collect experimental data, process the data and report the results. The candidate will work towards improving the available instrumentation and develop novel measurement methodologies and instrumentation for HAMR characterization. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Learn to operate the instrumentation available in the lab.
  • Learn the sample preparation methodologies used in the lab.
  • Learn the data processing methodologies used in the lab.
  • Prepare samples for measurement and perform measurements.
  • Use equipment and materials properly, follow operating instructions, use protective equipment when required. Observes all safety standards.
  • Perform moderate instrumentation troubleshooting. Learn about all the possible issues with the instrumentation and take the correct action to remedy.
  • Compile logbooks and document test procedures.
  • Process the data and summarize the results and conclusions in reports.
  • Improve the current instrumentation and develop new instrumentation for lab. and factory support.
  • Responsibilities include collaboration with other groups such, as the media development groups and the magnetic recording groups, towards improving the media performance. REQUIRED:
    • Ph.D. in physics, applied physics, electrical engineering, or related field is preferred.
    • Hand-on experience with magnetic measurement techniques such as PPMS, VSM and magneto-optical characterization techniques.
    • Strong background in the physics of ferromagnetic granular media, including magnetic anisotropy, magnetization processes and thermal relaxation.
    • Strong experience with instrumentation development. Experience with instrumentation programming languages.
    • Other helpful skills include:
    • Ability to work independently and as part of a team;
    • Problem solving and analytical skills;
    • Innovative and detail oriented. The future. It's on you. You & Western Digital. We've been storing the world's data for more than 50 years. Once, storage 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 government organizations come to us for the technologies and solutions needed to bring meaning and value to their ever-increasing diversity of data. But we can't do it alone. Today's exceptional data challenges require your unique skills. You can be the next big thing in data. Western Digital-- data-centric solutions are comprised of the Western Digital, G-Technology---, SanDisk-- 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 . Western Digital is committed to providing equal opportunities to all applicants and employees and will not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on their 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.

      Western Digital thrives on the power of diversity. We are committed to an inclusive environment where every individual can thrive through a sense of belonging, respect, and contribution. Our leaders, including managers and supervisors, actively support diversity and inclusion in the workplace. To learn more, click here .

      Western Digital is committed to offering opportunities to applicants with a disability. If you need a reasonable accommodation, email us at Careers.Accommodations@WDC.com . In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.

      NOTICE TO CANDIDATES: Western Digital has received reports of scams where a payment is requested on Western Digital's behalf as a condition for receiving an offer of employment. Please be aware that Western Digital and its subsidiaries will never request payment as a condition for applying for a position or receiving an offer of employment. Should you encounter any such requests, please report it immediately to compliance@wdc.com .

Keywords: Western Digital Corporation, Milpitas , Principal Engineer Magnetic Characterization , Engineering , Milpitas, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Engineering Jobs


Research And Development Engineer (MICROFLUIDICS AND MEMS)
Description: Did you know that viscosity measurements are important in every aspect of various industries starting from product development all the way to manufacturing Do you know that RheoSense's viscometers using (more...)
Company: RheoSense Inc.
Location: San Ramon
Posted on: 04/14/2021

Researcher/Engineer - Image and Video Algorithms
Description: Company: Kuaishou TechnologyAPosition: Researcher/Engineer - Image and Video Algorithms Location: Palo Alto, CA About the company:About the company:Kuaishou is a short video social platform for all users (more...)
Company: ------
Location: Palo Alto
Posted on: 04/14/2021

Backend Engineer
Description: Join Hired and find your dream job as a Backend Software Engineer at one of 10,000 companies looking for candidates just like you.Companies on Hired apply to you, not the other way around. You'll (more...)
Company: HIRED
Location: Rohnert Park
Posted on: 04/14/2021


Automotive Technician/Master Level
Description: Master Automotive Technicians Full-time with Benefits Hunter Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram Fiat is looking for Master Automotive Technician to join their busy service department Job Responsibilities: ul (more...)
Company: Hunter Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram Fiat
Location: Ceres
Posted on: 04/14/2021

Principal Electrical Engineer
Description: Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and (more...)
Company: Abbott Laboratories
Location: Pleasanton
Posted on: 04/14/2021

Principal Java Engineer / Architect
Description: Youll be a part of a bright engineering team that has open communication, empowerment, innovation, teamwork, and customer-centric culture. br We work with bleeding-edge technologies, including NoSQL (more...)
Company: Grid Dynamics International, Inc.
Location: San Ramon
Posted on: 04/14/2021

Senior Principal Industrial Design Engineer
Description: Join a culture as committed to your success as you are Palo Alto, California, United States of America Unique mastery and recognized authority on relevant subject matter knowledge including technologies, (more...)
Company: HP Development Company, L.P. MX
Location: Palo Alto
Posted on: 04/14/2021

Sales Engineer - Factory Automation / Assembly Technology
Description: Company Description br br Bosch Rexroth - The Factory Automation Division in North America develops internationally leading customized, future-proof products, systems and services for the factory (more...)
Company: Rexroth
Location: Pleasanton
Posted on: 04/14/2021

DevOps Engineer I
Description: JOB REQUISITION DevOps Engineer I LOCATION SAN RAMON JOB DESCRIPTION Robert Half is looking to grow our DevOps team by adding an experienced and well-rounded engineer. We are looking for an individual (more...)
Company: Robert Half-Robert Half Corporate
Location: San Ramon
Posted on: 04/14/2021

Backend Engineer, Banking
Description: We're looking for a Backend Engineer to join our Banking team. In this role, you will work on making our Banking products the best in the industry. The team is a cross-functional client-facing team that (more...)
Company: Wealthfront Corporation
Location: Palo Alto
Posted on: 04/14/2021

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Milpitas RSS job feeds