Staff Engineer, Supplier Quality Engineering

  • Batu Kawan, Malaysia
  • Full-time
  • Business Function: Supplier Quality Engineering
  • Work Location: Seberang Perai Office--LOC_SNDK_Seberang Perai Office

Company Description

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.

Job Description

  • A Bi-directional ambassador between Factory and Global SQE team.
  • Define Incoming Quality Assurance (IQC) Process and Management for electronics
  • Familiar with SMT and components SoC/DDR/PMIC/Poly-Caps/E-Caps
  • Partner with Manufacturing Quality in all excursion meetings. Gate keeper for supplier vs. factory related excursion.
  • Co-ordinate non-confirming materials purge/management.
  • Work with engineering to define FA plan.
  • Supplier 8D review board member & communicate to factory team.
  • SQE representative for customer audits/visits.
  • Chairs deep dive forums to review factory/supplier performances, issues, challenges, New technology implementation and Automation.


  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Engineering or related field.
  • Component manufacturing background is a must especially in SMTA or  component fabrication
  • At least 8 years in Quality management and supplier quality engagement is preferred


  • Supplier Quality Management and Control system (Supplier management Guideline)
  • Process Control system (Such as SPC , PFMEA , DOE, Cpk , GR&R etc.)


Additional Information

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.

Western Digital is committed to offering opportunities to applicants with disabilities and ensuring all candidates can successfully navigate our careers website and our hiring process. Please contact us at [email protected] to advise us of your accommodation request. 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.