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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.

Mechanical Engineer 1

Date: Mar 10, 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.


Interested in working with the latest technologies in a training environment? Be an integral part of the Technical Training Virtual Reality team! Using your skill-sets of CAD model design and mechanical engineering, help us develop and implement innovative, leading-edge training experiences for our Lam Research work force. You will design, program and implement learning scenarios in a mixed reality environment that will focus primarily on user interactions, both self-paced and collaborative, in a virtual semiconductor training lab environment.

Job Responsibilities
  • Work with the VR Design Specialist and subject-matter experts from the Technical Training organization to develop accurate and scalable mixed reality scenarios
  • Work with the computer-aided engineering group to develop scalable, VR-ready models based on our internal CAD equipment models
  • Develop a successful and obtainable workflow from the CAD environment to the final VR-based project
  • Review and make quarterly updates of existing VR modules to ensure accuracy
  • Establish and maintain a library of VR-ready models and re-usable VR-specific code and scenes 
  • Establish recommended mixed reality toolsets and best-known methods for future-proofing our development efforts
  • Troubleshoot VR hardware/software end-user issues both remotely and in the classroom
  • Provide guidance and training to other internal and off-shore VR developers


Other Job Responsibilities


  • Travel as required (less than 25%)
Minimum Qualification
  • Experience creating and manipulating large CAD models in Siemens NX and/or Creo software environments
  • Strong knowledge of systems level C++/C# /JavaScript programming
  • Experience developing instructional-based games in Unity or Unreal software platforms
  • Expert knowledge of VR hardware and software configurations and standards. Knowledge of Steam and Windows Mixed Reality HMDs a plus
  • Knowledge of Lua scripting a plus.
  • Strong visual and interaction skills
Preferred Qualification


  • Minimum bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or Game Design
  • At least three years’ experience in the semiconductor industry preferred
  • Unity or Unreal certification a plus
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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