Entry Level Head Disc Mechanical Engineer
Longmont, CO 
Posted 2 months ago
Position No Longer Available
Position No Longer Available
Job Description
About our group:

Have you seen press releases from Seagate about the latest state of the art Heat Assisted Magnetic Recording (HAMR)? This team contributes to the head and disk design for making large capacity disk drives with this latest technology - Design verification, failure analysis, problem solving, data analysis and hands on lab measurements. Very fast pace environment with many challenging opportunities.

About the role - you will:
  • Optimize the head/disk mechanical interface.
  • Bench level testing of hard drives
  • Analyze large data sets of hard drive parametrics.
  • Work both independently and with a team.
About you:
  • A proficient experimentalist
  • Ability to process and analyze large data sets
  • Program in Python or Matlab
  • Hands on failure analysis skills
  • Willing to learn
  • Work in a self-directed manor
Your experience includes:
  • Familiarity with Tribology principles
  • Hands on failure analysis skills
  • Familiar with Oscilloscopes and lab equipment
  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Material Science, Control theory or other related degree
  • Some lab equipment experience

You might also have:

  • Programming experience
  • Lab equipment experience such as oscilloscopes, Spectrum analyzers, LDV, etc.

Colorado's 2021 Equal Pay for Equal Work Act (SB 19-085) requires we inform you of the estimated base salary range for this position: $57,000-81,500. Actual range is based on fair market value of the role in the geography in which you live based on the requirements of the job and your skills. This posted salary range is a good faith and reasonable estimate, and Seagate reserves the right to adjust this range depending on the qualifications of the selected candidate.

Seagate offers comprehensive benefits to its eligible employees; including, but not limited to, medical, dental, vision and life insurance, short and long term disability, annual variable pay bonus, 401(k), employee stock purchase plan, flexible and dependent care spending accounts, health care spending account, flexible time off/vacation, paid holidays and paid parental leave.

In response to COVID-19, this position may temporarily begin and be performed virtually. Seagate is actively evaluating the virus and our employees' health and safety are our top priority. In the future, this position will report to and be performed in our Longmont, CO location.


Our Longmont product-design campus is nestled against the foothills with exceptional views of the Rocky Mountains. Here at work, you can grab breakfast and lunch in the on-site cafeteria or get an afternoon espresso, prepared by a professional barista. Our 1,500+ employees enjoy an active on-site experience from sporting activities (get in a few laps at lunch on our 1-mile walking path around campus, play ping-pong or volleyball, or stop in our 24- hour fitness center for a group or individual workout) to community service and many employee resource groups including Pride!, Women's Leadership Network and a Young Professionals Network.


Location: Longmont, United States
Travel: None

Seagate Technology is committed to equal opportunity in employment and welcomes applications from all sections of the community, irrespective of sex, marital status, religious affiliation, age, disability, veteran status, or ethnic origin


Position No Longer Available
Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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