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.

Electrical Engineer 4

Date:  Aug 6, 2022

Fremont, CA, US, 94538

Req ID:  172865

Job Responsibilities

In addition to regular responsibilities, Electrical Engineer 4 establishes methods and procedures on new assignments.

  • Acts as a resource for colleagues and manages small projects.
  • Designs, develops, and modifies semi-complex to complex electrical/electro-mechanical systems
  • Designs, tests and troubleshoots mixed-signal circuit boards that bridge the sensors and actuators with the high-level system software
  • Utilizes a real-time distributed control system to meet wafer performance requirements
  • Conducts concept and feasibility studies for new and next generation products
  • Works with multidisciplinary engineering design team to design and modify custom and OEM system components
  • Works with suppliers to prepare detailed design, prototype fabrication, design testing/verification, and managing production release
  • Coordinates with internal customers to define system level controls architecture
  • Participates in cross-functional design reviews

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum of 8 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or 6 years and a Master’s degree; or a PhD with 3 years experience
  • Very good oral and written communication skills in English
  • Excellent IT knowledge, e.g. MS Windows, MS Office products
  • Hands-on experience with design and productization of electrical control systems, electrical CAD Systems (Zuken E3)
  • Practical experience with sensors, actuators, field busses (e.g.  Ethernet, Serial, EtherCAT), measurement and controls technology
  • Excellent working knowledge of applicable electrical related standards like UL, CE, IEC, SEMI

Preferred Qualifications

  • Semiconductor capital equipment power distribution design experience
  • Experience with PCB design process
  • Has experience in applying system design models like the Systems “VEE”
  • Appreciates learning and understanding challenges and limitations within other disciplines on system designs
  • Understanding of system integration into customer facility
  • Willingness to travel to international locations

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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