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.

Technical Program Manager 5

Date:  Nov 20, 2023

Batu Kawan, MY

Req ID:  178892

Job Responsibilities

The Technical Program Manager role will support the Lam Research Global Operations Quality group with responsibilities to coordinate and manage the advancement of quality programs across multiple business units using technical, project management, and influencing skills to achieve results.  This is a hybrid role where you will be expected to take a more "hand's on" approach to achieve project results.  In this role, you will operate independently, resolve conflicts, and address ambiguity with little or no direct supervision. 


Preference is towards individuals with a strong background in leading teams through problem solving efforts and managing the implementation of continuous improvement projects affecting multiple stakeholders. Lam Research’s Global Operations consists of multiple business units supporting Order Fulfillment, Supply Chain, Manufacturing and Logistics teams.  This role will work with internal Global Operations stakeholders and may also interact with GOps stakeholders within product engineering and also field operations.

Other Job Responsibilities

  • Provides technical expertise and support with data analytics, problem solving methodologies, and issue resolution management.
  • Align global quality objectives with various teams within supply chain, logistics, order fulfillment and manufacturing.
  • Track and publish key sub-metrics in support of corporate KPIs such as Perfect Order Index, install quality, and 8D performance.
  • Partner with Global Quality and Product Group quality to drive systemic improvements and align to Global Operations (GOps) quality initiatives.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business, industrial engineering, manufacturing engineering, or relevant field. MBA or master’s preferred but not required.
  • 7 years of experience in operations, quality, or continuous improvement activities managing projects of various complexities
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with ability to influence and message easily understood complex contents in front of peers and executives
  • Strategic thinker, proven leader, and ability to positively influence stakeholders and team members without direct line authority
  • Strong knowledge of operational processes, data, tools, and improvement initiatives focused on business process reengineering or continuous improvement in leading/fast-growth companies
  • Experience leading projects with Lean/Six Sigma and problem-solving methodology
  • Demonstrated ability to project plan and lead cross functional teams from all levels of the organization
  • Experience in leading cross-functional teams and influencing stakeholders across a global organization  

Preferred Qualifications

  • MBA or Master’s Degree
  • PMP Certification
  • Strong analytical skills with experience using statistical analysis tools

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.

We Look Forward to Your Application

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