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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.

FIB/STEM Microscopist (Graveyard Shift)

Date: Jan 7, 2020

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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.

**Please note, this is a graveyard shift role.  Monday - Friday from 10:30pm - 6am.**


  • Primary function is processing/imaging STEM/TEM samples using FEI 4xx/Helios Dual Bean FIB tools,
  • TEM sample preparation of lamella,
  • Set up, operate, and correct fault conditions on metrology equipment.
  • Strong focus on developing faster sample processing approaches,
  • Active participation in opportunities to develop new sample processing techniques,
  • Provide new learnings and developments to other STEM techs through documentation, presentations, and training sessions.
  • Open to collaborative efforts with process engineers:

a. to develop sample prep techniques to better image features and properties of interest,

b. that could lead to new microscopy methods or analysis conducted within or through the direction our lab,

c. that could assist in improved process development efforts

  • Work with process engineers to understand how to best process their samples using our equipment,
  • Participation in evaluate new instruments for potential purchase by Lam.



* At least 2 years of focused experience in dual beam FIB and SEM operation, experience with TEM sample preparation is highly desirable.
* Advanced degree preferred
* Extensive knowledge of dual beam focused ion beam technology, and hands-on experience of FEI 4xx/Helios series tools.
* High level of proficiency and extensive operating experience of Dual Beams desirable.
* Candidate should possess good written and verbal communication skills to work with large internal customer base.






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 age, race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

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