Principal Engineer, Program Management Engineering

  • BangPa-in, PHRA NAKHON SI AYUTTHAYA, Thailand
  • Full-time
  • Business Function: Product Design Engineering
  • Work Location: BangPa-In Building 3--LOC_WDT_TH1413

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

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead and manage NPI operations related to factory business systems development and enhancement activities

  • Lead feasibility study and perform analytic data gathering to support NPI business system development & improvement needs decision-making process

  • Design new system or system improvement based on business dynamics needs by working with Stake Holders not limited to NPI

  • Plan and coordinate NPI Business System Development & Enhancement projects to ensure targeted objectives are delivered and ensure users familiarity with the deployed system

  •  Work with multiple functional teams to learn the nature of the operation and work as a team to build a system or process blueprint that fits the operation feasibility with the least operation behavior change with emphasis on optimization.

  • Managing Projects' key deliverables in line with current company goals, and ensuring that they are delivered on time, within scope and budget.

  • Involved in Project rollout readiness preparation activities such as user training, Stake Holder Prelaunch & go no go preview, Mass communication and system deployment coordination communication.

  • Supporting system developed and sustaining to adapt the benefit of the latest technology or aligning to corporate direction.

  • Provide Post Development system support to related Business System Users

Qualifications

REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Engineering, Computer Science, or related field.
  • At least 7 years of total experience in the Electronics industry or other related fields.
  • At least 3 years of experience managing moderate to complex projects
  • Experience with Manufacturing/ERP Systems

SKILLS:

  • Analytical skills & Strategic thinking
  • Project Management, Time management skills
  • Good Communication, Coordinating and Presentation skills
  • Conflict resolution and Problem-solving skills

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.