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We’re building a team of
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It will take great minds to envision the future. And great minds don’t think alike. It’s why we only ask for you to be you. At Western Digital, diversity is what got us here and will power us forward. Diverse ideas come from diverse people. We want you & your authentic self.

Bring your unique capabilities to our table.

Our Diversity Vision Statement

“We thrive 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.”

2018 Diversity and Inclusion Programs and Progress

Western Digital takes a holistic approach to creating a culture of belonging. We’re continually striving through targeted recruitment strategies, innovative development and advancement programs, and a commitment to equity for all employees to build a more inclusive work environment.


Gender Representation of Global Employees


Racial/Ethnic Group
Representation of U.S. Employees

Diverse Culture

Our exceptional challenges require your exceptional skills. We’re looking to you to step up, be bold, collaborate with an open-mind, and bring your unique perspective to our team. Here, you’ll meet people who might not think like you, but will welcome your point of view. Together, we’ll shape the future of data. 

Diverse People

Are you open-minded? Independent? Unique? Curious? Willing to grow? Good – you’re the perfect addition to Western Digital. Our people come from across the world – different backgrounds, different experiences, different cultures, and different paths led them here. Our culture represents the global community. Our diversity empowers us. Our commitment to inclusion drives us.

Diverse Products

When you join Western Digital, you join a 50-year history of innovation. You work for the birthplace of the first commercial Hard Disk Drive and the first 96-layer 3D NAND. The broad backgrounds and specialties of our engineers and data scientists have defined our broad range of products from hardware and software to data center and consumer data storage. From healthcare to education to smart cities – you will continue a legacy of innovation. You’ll shape a future where data makes incredible things possible for industries all over the world. 

Business Resource Groups

Our Business Resource Groups serve as a platform for employees to build relationships and connections, foster a sense of belonging and develop ways to support our business. Our seven employee networks include 20 global chapters including groups in India, China, Israel, Thailand, Malaysia and the Philippines.

All Western Digital BRGs are open to any employee interested in joining.