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.

Field Service Engineer 1

Date:  Sep 8, 2021

Dresden, DE, 1099

Req ID:  157066

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for providing quality repair and preventive maintenance service of company equipment at customer sites. May install or relocate customer equipment and perform associated start-up and check-out procedures under supervision
  • Perform on-site preventive maintenance. Order and replace defective units, components or parts as appropriate.
  • Troubleshoot equipment problems and conduct diagnostic procedures to isolate problems and take steps to minimize downtime or system interruptions and eliminate equipment malfunctions.
  • Determine corrective actions required and escalate for assistance and prompt resolution with the support of technically more experienced staff for assistance and guidance when assessing severity of malfunctions and determining corrective actions required.
  • On the job Training (OJT) to assist with installing and start up and/or relocating equipment at customer’s site.
  • Remain up to date on equipment/tools through appropriate training, manuals, factory periodicals and other relevant materials.
  • Execute project action items under direct supervision
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by senior FSE / supervisor
  • Work in constrictive clean room environment, wearing appropriate personal protective safety equipment.
  • Frequent travel required

Other Job Responsibilities


  • May Provide on-site instruction to sub-contractors and customers.


Customer Relations

  • Professionally represent the company to the customer. Be committed to customer satisfaction and develop good customer relations by maintaining standards of conduct acceptable to both Lam and customers.
  • Shadow more experienced engineer at customer site

Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S degree or Associate degree in mechanics, mechatronics, engineering, or other applicable field of study with +2 years of relevant experience.
  • Understand and work from electrical and mechanical schematics and diagrams.
  • Interpret operation manuals to determine root cause of tool failures.
  • Experience in Microsoft Office Suite and data analysis tools. 

Competencies and Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience in installation, maintenance, repair and troubleshooting of semiconductor equipment is an adavantage.
  • Complete assignments with attention to detail and high degree of accuracy in a demanding environment with changing workloads. 
  • Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with co-workers and customer and adhere to customer rules and policies regarding worksite behavior and safety.  
  • Intermediate understanding of English
  • Analytical and problem solving skills


Analytical Ability
Continuous Learning
Customer Orientation
Excel, PowerPoint

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




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