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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.

Supplier Engineer, Sheet Metal

Date: Jul 16, 2021

Location: Bayan Lepas, Penang, MY, 11900

Req ID: 157828

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Job Responsibilities

Essential Functions and Duties
This position is part of the Supplier Quality Assessment and Development team.  SQAD is an organization that is innovative in manufacturing technology, materials and supply chain design.  In this position, you, as a supplier engineer for play a vital role with weldment suppliers.  You will have the opportunity to work across organization functions to resolve technical, quality and production challenges, as well as opportunity to develop excellence in product design and manufacturing.
Candidate should be a result-driven, self-starter possessing strong interpersonal skills with a strong focus on supporting internal and external customers.  This individual should also possess the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment, to adapt to changing priorities and to work independently in a close-knit team setting.





Other Job Responsibilities

Job Details:
• Work with Lam Product Group Engineering organizations in development and release of new Sheet Metal fabricated parts
• Coordinate and support investigation of key quality defects of components from the customers and/or field service team to drive corrective actions and continuous improvement
• Drive the improvement of the suppliers’ quality and manufacturing processes to ensure product quality, cost, and on-time-delivery
• Audit and document supply base performance on critical process of records and overall quality management systems
• Collaborate on the continuous development of supply base through close teamwork with product management, global product group, and supplier business managers
• Leads, and is personally accountable for, high profile project timelines and milestones.
• Continuously working on process improvement and developing Best Known Methods
• Perform Standardized Supplier Quality Audits and administer Supplier Quality Scorecard for existing suppliers to promote continuous improvement.
• Drive Root Cause and Corrective Action Analysis on QDRs and Escalations

Minimum Qualifications

Must have
• Creative thinking and strong problem solving and troubleshooting capabilities, including experience in the areas of mechanical and chemical engineering
• Experience in Sheet Metal
• Solid understanding of statistical process control and basic statistical analysis used in production setting
• Solid understanding of equipment and component manufacturing processes
• Experience in supplier process development & quality management
• Understanding of failure analysis and problem solving
• Ability to learn new skills quickly with minimal guidance
• International & domestic travelling

• Bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing, Materials or Mechanical Engineering from accredited University

Preferred Qualifications

• Current working knowledge of SEMI and ASTM standards, GD&T for welds and tooling/fixtures
• Experience in interpreting test results of sheet metal for qualification and process improvements
• Solid understanding of various problem-solving methodologies to include 8-D/5 why
• Project Management / Team Lead experience
• At least 8 years of working in the Metal fabrication
• Experience with working with global suppliers
• Effective verbal and written communication and presentation skills
• Attentions to details

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.

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