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.

Strategic Commodity Mgr 5

Date:  Jun 23, 2022

Batu Kawan, Penang, MY

Req ID:  170601

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop and deploy new suppliers for critical technology in a fast-pace, high mix, low volume environment.
  • Development of outsourcing capabilities for capacity flexibility, and extensive lead time reduction.
  • Development of plans and metrics for annual cost savings.
  • Develop and maintain suppliers’ core competencies to support local/global business requirements
  • Manage supplier capacity plans and articulate constraints for long term planning
  • Negotiate contracts (purchase agreements, ISA’s and etc.) and identify/execute on pricing inflection points
  • Manage Lam liabilities at suppliers through claims and balance sheet review processes
  • Manage Lam working capital through lead time strategies including postponement, consignment, and inventory stocking strategies
  • Continuity planning and risk mitigation.
  • CommodityExperience in sourcing cables assemblies

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, or Business-related field
  • More than 5 years related experience in a supply chain role with progressive responsibility
  • Proven ability to gain partnerships and excel on a cross-functional teams
  • Experience in procurement and supplier management desirable
  • Ability to interpret technical documents (i.e. blueprints/drawings/BOM)
  • Experience in using SAP system is a MUST
  • Strong analytic and problem-solving skills
  • Effective negotiation and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage multiple processes and projects
  • Team player, independent and meticulous

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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