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Success Starts Here

As a leading global supplier of wafer fabrication equipment and services to the semiconductor industry, Lam Research develops innovative solutions that help our customers build smaller, faster, and more power-efficient devices.

This success is the result of our employees' diverse technical and business expertise, which fuels close collaboration and ongoing innovation.

Join the Lam Research team, where you can write your own success story. Come help us solve our customers' toughest problems and be part of a company that plays a vital role in the future of electronics.

Lam Research - a company where successful people want to work.

Buyer Lead

Date: Mar 13, 2020

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About Lam….


Together we move the Atoms that move the World:

Imagine working on the front lines of innovation! As one of the semiconductor industry's leading suppliers of wafer fabrication equipment and services, our technology depends on finding and hiring the best and the brightest employees. We know that our dynamic, global team of exceptional employees is essential to our continued growth.


Lam Research - where successful people want to work:

We are a company comprised of people who work hard, deliver outstanding results and maintain a sense of humor during even the most challenging times. This is truly a rare opportunity. Lam Research is a market leader where our core values are not just words on the back of your badge. Given the criticality of this role to Lam Research's success, this philosophy starts with you.

Job Responsibilities
  • Coordinates repair activities with planning and/or engineering departments to repair / replace inventory at an effective cost and timely manner.
  • Processes purchase orders, requests for quotes and Interacts closely with suppliers and QA to resolve quality issues
  • Monitors the cost, schedule and scope of assigned subcontracts to negotiate highest quality at best value
  • Maintenance of info records, sourcing list in SAP
  • Analyzes reports and metrics for deviation from plan, reconciles data variances and uses that information to guide the identification of root cause and execution of corrective action activities to deliver system capability and improvement
  • Supports Annual Operating Plan initiatives for Global Spares and is actively involved in continuous improvement efforts
  • Self-motivated individual contributor role and normally receives little instruction on day-today work, general instructions on new assignments
Other Job Responsibilities
Minimum Qualification
  • Years of Experience:      Minimum 8 years of experience
  • Job Experience:              Minimum 8 years working experience in any of the following areas: Experience working in a multinational high technology corporation, in operations, reverse logistics, repair purchasing/buyer preferred.
  • Educational:                    Typically requires a minimum of 4 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or MBA (Supply Chain/Operations)
Mandatory Skills
  • Proven experience in supply chain activities preferable in product-based companies in the any of areas related to reverse value chain, procurement, material management etc
  • Proficiency in SAP MM & SD, MS Office Skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with familiarity to statistical techniques and lean six sigma methodology to help analyze, document and improve business processes with sustained results
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, able to communicate cross-functionally with a desire to work as part of a global team
  • High energy, strong work ethic, adaptive, able to meet tight deadlines
More About Us ….


Our work is everywhere you look – even if you can’t actually see it. Lam Research goes deeper than software or chips to the heart of the process that enables chip creation. So if you want to help power the components that empower everything, join us.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

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