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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.

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Strategic Commodity Mgr 5

Date: May 15, 2019

Location: Bangalore, KA, IN, 560071

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Individual represents COTS/Distribution commodity at Lam Research by participating at various cross functional teams, while developing strategies and deploying into the supply base.


- Providing timely supply chain strategies, that optimizes performance in inventory control, capacity management, planning and quality control of production materials.

- Developing, implementing, and maintaining policies, procedures, and material control systems to drive speed, streamline procedures, and implement solutions.

- Establishing robust plans to ensure availability of materials in the supply chain, as scheduled, and the maintenance of inventory at minimum acceptable levels in consignment.

- Responsible for sourcing and supplying raw materials, as well coordinating global procurement efforts.

- Coordinating with finance/accounting on matters involving inventory and cash flow management.

- Owning and driving risk mitigation through supplier business continuity planning.

- Negotiating contracts and compliance management. 


Leads commodity team for establishing strategic vision for the commodity space, then managing projects to active plans & objectives. This requires managing weekly collaborative meetings and ensuring all internal stakeholders are engaged and communication to higher management are in place & timely.


Manages global and domestic suppliers in the space supporting Etch, Deposition and Clean product lines. Responsible for managing key supplier metrics of delivery, cost, and quality. Provide proactive component obsolescence process management as well as all internal alignment for managing last time buys.




Minimum Experience: 10 years industry experience. Familiarity with semiconductor equipment or high-technology supply management practices, standards and organizations. Proven ability to gain partnerships and excel working and leading in a cross-functional environment with new product introduction, manufacturing, quality and reliability engineers as well as procurement, finance, and product support.

Bachelor’s in industrial engineering or other technical fields, proficient in excel (pivot tables, macros, etc.). PowerPoint and presentation skills. May require up to 15% travel.

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