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.

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 3

Date:  Feb 12, 2024

Bangalore, IN-Bangalore, IN

Req ID:  181287

Job Responsibilities

  • Owning & executing medium-complex Mechanical sub-system projects to design, develop, optimize, & implement design solutions in Lam Products. These projects would be driven as part of NPD, Continuous Improvement Programs (CIP), cost reduction and/or reliability improvement initiatives.
  • Collaborate with both internal and external Cross Functional Teams (CFT) to ensure the product design meets its objectives, validate the design through performance testing & obtain approvals by following Product Development & Release (PDR) process.
  • Conceptualization, modeling, analysis, development, documentation, & test/validation of hardware designs associated with new semiconductor equipment.
  • Design parts using metals, ceramics, quartz, plastics, and advanced coatings and works with potential suppliers to ensure parts can be manufactured in accordance with performance and cost objectives.
  • Accountable for releasing complete engineering drawings & bill of materials per “Engineering Change Management Process” in consistent with “DFMA, DFX (cost, manufacturing at min.) & dFMEA”
  • Performs analytical work in order to characterize and properly specify designs, including heat transfer, stress, vibrations, fluid/gas dynamics and manufacturability. Design and develop thermo-mechanical components with understanding of fluid flow characteristics.

Other Job Responsibilities

  • Develops & execute test plans that generate characterization data sufficient to understand and validate the performance of the design.
  • Develops & presents reports/presentations of excellent quality that communicate design intent, analysis & validation at design reviews.
  • Provide immediate response & timely resolution to escalations & design related production issues encountered during the pilot as well as HVM build process.
  • Ensures documentation is consistent with SEMI, Lam Standards, and other standards as applicable (ANSI, DIN etc.) as well as best known methods (BKMs)

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master’s in Mechanical Engineering with minimum 4 years of relevant experience (or)
  • Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering with minimum 8 years of relevant experience
  • Hands on experience to take design from concepts (OEM components, sheet metal, metal machined & weld assembly, plastics & ceramics would be a big plus), detail engineering (Tolerance analysis, dFMEA, 8D problem solving, RCCA, 5-why, DFMA), Test plan, Testing, etc. & through detailed drawing, parts procurement, DFM interaction with suppliers, assembly, test, build verification, filed/customer qualification with deeper understanding of issues faced, lessons learned and closure.
  • Ability to identify all technical risks and mitigate them through appropriate calculations; structural, strength, seismic, tipping, Flow, Thermal & combinations of these including cryo.
  • Ability to work well in a matrix organization with aggressive deadlines, ability to align on priorities, etc. while focused to realize end objective (NX, drawings, GD&T, standards, change mgmt. process)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to present design concepts to peers and management in a professional and effective way
  • Understanding Process & Instrumentation Drawings (P&ID)
  • Knowledge and exposure to ANSI, ASME, SAE, ISO, SEMI standards applicable to semiconductor industry.

Our Commitment


We believe it is important for every person to feel valued, included, and empowered to achieve their full potential. By bringing unique individuals and viewpoints together, we achieve extraordinary results.

Lam Research ("Lam" or the "Company") is an equal opportunity employer. Lam is committed to and reaffirms support of equal opportunity in employment and non-discrimination in employment policies, practices and procedures on the basis of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, or military and veteran status or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. It is the Company's intention to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. Company policy prohibits unlawful discrimination against applicants or employees.

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