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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.

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. Our success results from our employees' diverse technical and business expertise, which fuels close collaboration and ongoing innovation. We know that our dynamic, global team of exceptional employees is essential to our continued growth.

Join the Lam Research team, where you can play a vital role in the future of electronics and write your own success story.

Mechanical Engineer, Staff I

Date: Jul 21, 2021

Location: Bangalore, KA, IN, 560071

Req ID: 155029

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Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum of 12 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or 8 years and a Master’s degree; or a PhD with 5 years’ experience; or equivalent experience
  • Extremely knowledgeable using 3D CAD tools; knowledge of ProE/NX
  • Strong hands-on experimental and design background coupled with solid engineering skills
  • Succinct presentation skills; present progress on large cross-functional initiatives at executive-level meetings
  • Strong skills and experiences in problem solving, time and priority management, communication, and project management
  • Strong design background coupled with solid engineering skills

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Organize, participate, and lead in the conceptualization, modeling, analysis, development, documentation, and test/validation of hardware associated with new semiconductor equipment 
  • Develop and present reports/presentations that communicate design intent, analysis, and validation at executive-level meetings
  • Directly support personnel in the preparation of detailed design, design testing and prototype fabrication
  • Analyze designs developed – may need to perform structural analysis (FEA), thermal analysis and fluid flow analysis
  • Conduct feasibility studies – including generation of well documented test plans
  • Perform Failure Modes and Effects Analysis
  • Provide design information to drafting for packaging documentation
  • Communicate among diverse teams (process engineers, technicians, software/controls, suppliers, etc.)
  • Work with potential suppliers to ensure parts can be manufactured in accordance with performance and cost objectives
  • Provide work leadership and training to junior and new engineers

Mandatory Skills

  • Develop and design critical mechanical systems and sub-systems for advanced semiconductor processing equipment including process chambers, vacuum systems, gas and liquid chemical delivery, pedestals, and showerheads as well as thermal, pressure, valve and motion controls.
  • Good Design understanding on Systems Instrumentations (Sensors in Thermal/Flow subsystems)
  • Highly skilled in ‘managing/working with’ interdisciplinary (analytical approach to problem-solving – statics, dynamics, thermal, flow, application of statistical methods or combinations of these, etc.) engineering departments in realizing project goals
  • Excellent written, verbal, and business effective presentation skills
  • Strong project management, communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Established ability to contribute insightful technical ideas to other engineers’ design work, machine systems, and new hardware/application scoping.
  • Working knowledge of Statistics Process Control (SPC), Design of Experiments (DOE), Failure Mode Effect Analysis (FMEA), Root Cause-Corrective Action (RCCA), 8D & 5-Whys Problem solving

Desirable Skills

  • Strong manufacturing knowledge like - machining (conventional & non-conventional), welding, installation and assembling of big component, sheet metal fabrication
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in plasma and/or thermal CVD/ALD deposition reactors is a plus
  • Understanding RF Systems/Networks
  • Good understanding of semiconductor capital equipment industrial standards is a plus
  • Experience with Systems Engineering
  • Knowledge of SEMI standards 

Our Commitment


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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