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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.

Manufacturing Engineer 2

Date: May 5, 2021

Location: Fremont, CA, US, 94538

Req ID: 155271

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Job Responsibilities

  • Interfaces with manufacturing and design engineering in coordinating the release of new products
  • Reviews new designs for manufacturability and makes recommendations to design engineering on manufacturability improvements (DFMA, Serviceability, Safety, Ergonomics, and Modularity)
  • Estimates manufacturing cost, determines time standards and makes recommendations for fixturing and process requirements of new product lines
  • Develops, implements and maintains methods, operation sequence and processes in the manufacturing of sub-assemblies and final assemblies
  • Arranging work order kits as per the operation sequence
  • Makes recommendations for outsourcing vs building in house of sub-assemblies
  • Works with outside suppliers on outsourcing activities.
  • Maintains records and reporting systems for coordination of manufacturing operations.
  • Works closely with design engineering to close issues found during manufacturing of new products.
  • Designs and procures manufacturing fixtures.
  • Perform Virtual Builds: using 3D CAD models to determine product manufacturability including BOM validation, determine proper build sequence, labor hour estimation, DMFA, tooling and fixtures assessment

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical/Industrial Engineering with a minimum of 2 years of related experience; or an advanced degree with no experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Outstanding analytical, verbal, and written communication skills that will enable the candidate to positively influence multi-level, cross functional teams
  • Familiarity with lean manufacturing methodologies as they apply to Low volume/high mix products
  • Should have all or some of the following: Lean Manufacturing Design for Manufacture Assembly (DMFA); Computer Aided Design (CAD); Statistical Process Control (SPC); Process Failure Mode Effects Analysis (PFMEA); make vs. buys analysis;  Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems; creating graphical build documentation; Concept & design of fixtures; root cause and corrective action investigation; and/or nonconforming material disposition

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.

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