Western Digital

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Headquarters Irvine, CA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1970
Type Company - Public (WDC)
Industry Information Technology
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year

When it comes to data storage, Western Digital has drive. The company is one of the largest independent makers of hard-disk drives, which record, store, and recall volumes of data. Drives for PCs account for most of Western Digital's sales, although the company also makes devices used in servers, cloud computing data centers, and home entertainment products such as set-top... More

Mission: Our reliable hard drives and solid state drives, marketed under the WD and HGST brands, are everywhere that digital information and content is found: in the cloud...More

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Employees say it's “OK”   256 ratings


76% Approve of the CEO   62 ratings

Western Digital President & CEO Stephen D. Milligan

Stephen D. Milligan

President & CEO

Great company

  Former Intern in Irvine, CA

Pros: Challenging project, collaboration is close with other departments
Great culture
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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Irvine, CA Mar 2012 Reviewed 6 weeks ago

Interview Details – So initially I submitted my resume to Western Digital. Western Digital then usually emails you to setup phone screen with the hiring manager. In the phone screen the hiring manager asks questions about projects that you have worked on and also some technical questions. Make sure you know your…Full Interview

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100 Fastest Growing Companies, Fortune, 2009
America's Top Companies, Forbes, 2009
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