Career Opportunities

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.

Supplier Quality Senior Manager

Date: May 13, 2021

Location: Bayan Lepas, Penang, MY, 11900

Req ID: 154505

Apply now

Apply for Job

Job Responsibilities


Plans and implements activities related to the timely, cost-effective procurement, inventory control, planning and quality control of production materials. Develops, implements, and maintains policies, procedures, and material control systems to reduce costs, streamline procedures, and implement solutions. Ensures the availability of materials in the supply chain, as scheduled, and the maintenance of inventory at minimum acceptable levels. Responsible for sourcing and supplying raw materials, utilities and outside services, as well coordinating global procurement efforts. Coordinates with finance/accounting on matters involving inventory carrying costs. Reviews and plans requirements for acceptable inventory. May assist with the establishment and maintenance of the production control system. May work with customers in auditing customer inventory levels and with internal and external vendors to comply with inventory policies. Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.

Other Job Responsibilities


  • Supplier risk assessment
  • Supplier management from an engineering and quality front
  • Benchmark, develop, implement, and improve supply chain processes and infrastructure to support quality and scalability
  • Work with Lam internal stakeholders in development of local and regional suppliers
  • Drive the improvement of suppliers’ quality and manufacturing processes to ensure product quality and supply continuity


Minimum Qualifications


  • Minimum Degree, Master degree in Mechanical or Electrical or Engineering, with preferably an MBAVery hands on experience with material localization and supplier development in the build to print commodity space
  • Experience in semiconductor equipment supply chain management and manufacturing engineering.
  • At least 7 years of working in the Semiconductor supply chain Industry
  • Solid understanding of equipment and component manufacturing processes
  • Solid understanding of supply chain processes, sourcing, and supplier development, supplier quality management
  • Experience in managing global and regional suppliers
  • Creative and strategic thinking
  • Strong problem solving methodology
  • Effective verbal, written communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent leadership skills

Preferred Qualifications

Our Commitment


Our work is everywhere you look – even if you can’t actually see it. Lam Research goes deeper than software or chips to the heart of the process that enables chip creation. So if you want to help power the components that empower everything, join us.


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

Apply now

Apply for Job