Western Digital Overview

  • jobs.wdc.com
  • San Jose, CA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1970
  • Company - Public (WDC)
  • Computer Hardware Development
  • $10+ billion (USD)

CompetitorsSeagate Technology, Toshiba
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Western Digital® creates environments for data to thrive. Everywhere data is captured, preserved, accessed and transformed, we’re leading the charge to unlock its potential. From advanced data centers to mobile sensors to personal devices, our industry-leading solutions create ...
Mission: At Western Digital, we believe in the promise of data and we’re redefining how the world keeps and leverages it. We power the technology and develop the solutions that transform the possibilities of data into reality. At every step, we innovate with purpose to deliver on those ...

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Western Digital Reviews

3.9
75%
Recommend to a Friend
78%
Approve of CEO
David Goeckeler
David Goeckeler
563 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 3 years

"Great Place to work"

Aug 29, 2022 - Principal Engineer in San Jose, CA
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Fair compensation, lot of space to come with innovative solutions. Wonderful managers (no micro management)

Cons

Cant think if any right now.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Western Digital

4.0
(922 Reviews)

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How is diversity at Western Digital?

...friendly staff, Good benefits, Managers are all Indians or Chinese so less diversity...Read More

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Western Digital Interviews

Experience
Positive65%
Negative14%
Neutral21%
Getting an Interview
Applied online36%
Campus Recruiting28%
Employee Referral15%
Difficulty
2.8
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  1. Electrical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    They invited onsite to meet with team and a few round of technical questions. All people we met with were engineers working on the team they were hiring for. Technical questions were not super hard but do know your basics and also know the projects and achievements you listed on your resume.

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Western Digital Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Companies for MillennialsWomen's Choice Award2019
  • World's Most Ethical CompaniesEthishphere Institute2019

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What is paid time off like at Western Digital?

...The people and the compensation (including 401k, healthcare, flex time off, and other perks)...

April 12, 2021

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Employees rate Western Digital 3.9 out of 5 stars based on 3,460 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

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Overall, 75% of employees would recommend working at Western Digital to a friend. This is based on 2,973 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

65% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Western Digital as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.8 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Western Digital.

64% of employees think that Western Digital has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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