Staff Engineer, Equipment Engineering

  • Batu Kawan, Malaysia
  • Full-time
  • Business Function: Equipment 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

  • Supporting the Section Manager on the achievement of the section goals, strategy and tactics.
  • Ability to work with the team to assure the good execution.
  • Support the department and section goals on quality, productivity, cost and innovation as part of a cross functional team (Downtime, OEE, Jam Rate, Repeat Alarm, Quality Incidence, Quality Complaint, Budget) with primary focus on test handler.
  • Train & coach technician/engineer for new talent development.



·         Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Electrical / Mechanical / Mechatronic.

·         5+ years of process engineering experience in manufacturing industry.

·         Able to read, write and converse in English and Bahasa Malaysia.

·         Good at numbers, calculations and use of statistical tools to analyze data.           

·         Able to do presentation to a big group of employees  .

·         Well verse in DMAIC, 5 Why, Cause & Effect, FTA Analysis tool .





·         Familiarity in computer system & computer network.

·         Familiarity in MS Excel, Word, Power Point & Outlook.

·         Able to work independently.

·         Have a good interpersonal skill.



·         Knowledge in Troubleshooting Flow (Electrical & Mechanical).

·         Knowledge in Electric / Electronic Component.

·         Knowledgeable in the Automated Test Handler preferably Techwing S7 Test Handler, Hontech Test Handler.

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.