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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.

RF Engineer 4

Date:  Jan 14, 2022

Batu Kawan, Penang, MY

Req ID:  166738

Job Responsibilities

This is a Senior RF Engineering position in the RF Power Group of Supplier Development Assessment & Development (SQAD) Engineering at Lam Research in Asia.  Lam RF Power SQAD is responsible for innovation and problem-solving in RF Power Systems manufacturing, test, supplier quality, supply chain design, and material & supplier selection, development, and technology.

Other Job Responsibilities

  • Apply skills and experience with semiconductor manufacturing and equipment to technical and quality problems encountered in the product life cycle with special attention to new product introduction.
  • Apply Product and Systems Engineering approaches to understand and resolve problems with equipment functionality, component quality and reliability, design and application margin, and in supplier quality systems.
  • Travel to Lam and Lam supplier manufacturing locations to conduct effective situation assessments, audits and investigations:
    • Apply findings to implement systematic and lasting improvements to product and process
  • Apply experience with industrial Quality Systems, Engineering Design & Documentation, Product Qualification, Change (EC) Processes and Problem Solving to issues occurring in product and component life cycles.
  • Perform Program/Project and Supplier Management roles with emphasis on problem-solving analysis and improvements in manufacturing and test processes:
    • Definition, review and improvement of Supplier’s Root Cause & Corrective Action (RCCA), Supplier’s Quality Systems and Processes of Record (POR).

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Engineering majoring in Electrical Engineering.
  • More than 10 years of experience in Semiconductor equipment system and component level problem-solving including analog and digital circuits, computer control networks and interactions of hardware and software.
  • Multi-kilowatt High Power RF Environments from 1 to 60 MHz.
  • Understanding of Transmission Line theory, Impedance matching, RF measurements & calibration techniques.
  • Electrical measurement equipment familiarity, including: DMM, LCR, Milli-ohm Meters, Network Analyzers, Hi-Pot/Ground Bond Testers, Function Generators, Oscilloscopes, TDR Meters, Spectrum Analyzers.
  • Working knowledge of:  SPC, Cpk, DOE, GR&R (MSA), 5-Why, 6S/7W, t/F tests, box plots, 8D, Ishikawa diagrams.
  • Working knowledge of electrical & mfg standards (Semi S2, OSHA, ISO9000/14000, RoHS, UL, IEEE, MIL, IPC 610/620).
  • Electro-mechanical assembly, methods of part fabrication, assembly, test and quality assurance Practical lab and experimental experience is required.
  • Critical and creative thinking, qualitative and quantitative analysis methods.
  • Industrial systems life cycle: Specification, Manufacture, Assembly, Test, Reliability, Systems Integration and Product Support.
  • Experience with Printed Circuit Board (PCB) assembly, inspection and test is preferred.

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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