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.

Production Test Technician 2

Date:  Sep 23, 2022

Batu Kawan, Penang, MY

Req ID:  174433

Job Responsibilities

Production Test Technicians prepare technical reports and summarize findings related to technical problems experienced while testing and troubleshooting circuits, components, instruments, and mechanical assemblies. This role may also assist in identifying deficiencies in processes/procedures and escalate production issues to lead technicians, supervisors and engineering, ensuring productivity goals are met. (Responsibilities may vary depending on level)


  • Install components/hardware by referring to drawings and Cell Fusion procedures.
  • Access and update Configuration Editor settings by utilizing sales order/BOM (SAP)
  • Set up specialized equipment (leak checker/dummy load/bird watt meter/VI Probe) by gathering required fixtures; Measure resistance/continuity/voltage by using digital multi-meters
  • Write tasks on non-conformance issues internal (NCI's), coordinate with PSS as required, and identify issues and improvements; escalate to appropriate individuals/ departments as needed
  • Perform leak checks (vacuum, water, pressure decay) by utilizing appropriate equipment (i.e. fixtures) and procedures (Cell Fusion and KM Matrix); verify check completed by utilizing I-marking, SQIP marks, and use of Swagelok go/no go gauges
  • Create detailed MFG tasks covering skipped steps, document abnormal conditions and tool reminder
  • Provide flexibility and responsiveness for changing priorities including rework requirements and pilot build projects
  • Work in teams to ensure workflow and production schedule is maintained
  • Cross trained in multiple work centers depending on level
  • Consistently exhibit behaviors that align with Lam’s core values
  • Follow safe work practices by utilizing PPE and practice Lockout Tagout policies and procedures (LOTO and ZEST)

Minimum Qualifications

(Qualifications may vary depending on level)

  • Diploma in electronics or related field required and/or equivalent experience that includes electronics.
  • 1 to 6 years of semiconductor capital equipment industry depending on level
  • Able to read, write and verbal communication skills in English
    • Experience working in a Lean Manufacturing environment
  • Work 12-plus hour shifts in fast paced and time-sensitive environment
  • Able to work in environment that require body movements in multiple positions
  • Use computer-based data systems, applications, and Office software (e.g. Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, Teams)


Job Conditions:

  • Flexible and responsive to changing priorities including but not limited to rework, overtime and potential limited travel to other Lam/customer facilities
  • Exceptional troubleshooting skills and experienced continuous improvement coach; Able to anticipate and identify production issues, working with stakeholders to resolve them
  • Demonstrated ability to work on multiple product lines
  • Wear Common Protective or Safety Equipment such as Safety Shoes, Glasses, Gloves, Hearing Protection, and Hard Hats and perform lifting activities with the support of proper lifting equipment.

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.

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.

We Look Forward to Your Application

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