Principal Engineer, Engineering

  • Full-time
  • Business Function: Engineering
  • Work Location: Prachin Buri--LOC_HGST_2THBS
  • Job Type (exemption status): Exempt position - Please see related compensation & benefits details below

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


  • Lead and manage facility project team member and contractors to deliver facilities project works, facility support services, safe and suitable work environment in a controlled manner which fulfills customer requirements
  • Assure the protection of strategic real estate asset and prevent the inefficient use of company’s 
  • Manage capital budget for facility project management, work with Procurement
  • Develop all document related to Facility Project
  • Develop and implement programs and strategies to comply with applicable legal and other
  • Assures that all critical project are meet and achieve the business plan
  • Coordinate with other function including oversee organization concerning technical issue related to works
  • Develop organization and subordinate's performances
  • Initiate, recommend or provide problem solving and solutions through designated channels



  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Engineering or a related field.
  • At least 8 years of experience in Facility Engineering field and Project Management in Electronic Industry or other related industry.
  • Knowledge in Facility Systems, Energy & Water Conservation, HVAC System, and Clean room & Utility support systems


  • Work Experience in HDD/Electronics business
  • Attention to details


  • Fluent English communication
  • Excellent time/project management and organizational skills with specific attention to detail.
  • Facility system designing
  • People management
  • Problem-solving and decision making
  • Negotiation
  • Information and Fact Analytical
  • Diagnostic
  • Contract Management
  • Dealing with Urgency
  • Flexibility and Adaptability
  • Excellent leadership and coaching 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.