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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.

This success is the result of our employees' diverse technical and business expertise, which fuels close collaboration and ongoing innovation.

Join the Lam Research team, where you can write your own success story. Come help us solve our customers' toughest problems and be part of a company that plays a vital role in the future of electronics.

Lam Research - a company where successful people want to work.

Enterprise Data Architect

Date: Sep 21, 2020

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About Lam….


Together we move the Atoms that move the World:

Imagine working on the front lines of innovation! As one of the semiconductor industry's leading suppliers of wafer fabrication equipment and services, our technology depends on finding and hiring the best and the brightest employees. We know that our dynamic, global team of exceptional employees is essential to our continued growth.


Lam Research - where successful people want to work:

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. This is truly a rare opportunity. Lam Research is a market leader where our core values are not just words on the back of your badge. Given the criticality of this role to Lam Research's success, this philosophy starts with you.

Job Responsibilities

As an Enterprise Data Architect at Lam Research you will create a highly scalable Core Data Element architecture comprising of operational and product data to build a Data fabric foundation for the enterprise. You will be responsible for developing data architecture plans and driving them to fruition in collaboration with business and IT owners, solutions architects, and the development teams. Defining and enforcing data architecture standards, procedures and policies to ensure consistency across different program and project implementations. You will also guide application development teams in the data design of complex solutions and ensure that they are in alignment with the data architecture principles, standards, strategies, and target states.


You will work with data scientists, data science architects, engineers and business users by supporting them in building data driven applications and help them optimize business processes.


You are a hands-on architect capable of setting and driving long term roadmaps in alignment with corporate strategic objectives. You have strong data modeling, design, development and expertise building both traditional and cloud native data and big data platforms.

Other Job Responsibilities
  • Create, maintain, and govern data architectural assets reflecting the Business and IT landscape in its current, transitional, and future state
  • Define and maintain standards for artifacts containing data and metadata architectural content within the enterprise development model
  • Build a Community of Practice for solutions architecture while leveraging enterprise architectural guidelines, tools, processes, and practices
  • Offer insight, guidance, and direction on the usage of emerging data architecture trends and technical capabilities
  • Collaborate with architects and subject matter experts to architect and develop the unified foundational data layer of the company
  • Demonstrate to technology teams and product stakeholders the potentials of data fabric by prototyping integrated solutions
  • Establish governance and best practices for ingesting and staging Enterprise data, data management, consumption patterns, and data security
Minimum Qualification
  • 10+ years of data architecture experience in a large complex data ecosystem, domain expertise with complex high-tech manufacturing environments is a strong plus
  • 5+ years of building cloud native architectures in support of digitization and Industry 4.0 initiatives. Experience with Microsoft Azure (ADLS, Synapse, IoT Hub, Data Factory etc.) is a strong plus
  • Experience with working with data from multiple sources and formats, architect the corporate core data element layer is a must have
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong ability to influence on the executive level while having retained technical edge (not a PowerPoint architect position)
  • Demonstrated ability developing and delivering corporate level data strategies and roadmaps
  • Experience with Agile delivery models, has successfully led diverse distributed teams
  • Strong command of the other aspects of corporate data management; e.g. Data Governance, Data Security, AI/ML, Data DevOps
  • Experience in IoT is highly preferred
  • Experience in semi-conductor industry is a nice to have


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, MIS, Data Science, Analytics or in a relevant Engineering discipline. Masters or Phd preferred.





More About Us ….


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.

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