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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 3

Date: Oct 7, 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
  • Designs parts using metals, ceramics, quartz, plastics, and advanced coatings/plating’s. Work with potential suppliers to ensure parts can be manufactured in accordance with performance and cost objectives.
  • Ensures documentation is consistent with SEMI, Lam Standards and other standards as applicable (ANSI, DIN etc.) as well as best known methods for GD&T; accordingly, demonstrates knowledge and ability to properly utilize them.
  • Participate in engineering program CFT meetings and present project status and be fully accountable for all work assigned, conducting experiments, tests to validate design & work with Product group in performing fit check, and on tool testing/validation of hardware associated with new semiconductor plasma etch equipment.  
  • Work with remote engineering teams to effectively launch projects with clearly defined scope, requirements, deliverables and managing project schedules to meet customer commitments,
  • Collaborate with suppliers, Lam internal departments, remote engineering teams to clear roadblocks, clarify open items and share status with key stakeholders.
  • Prepare and present technical presentations to senior Engineering, Product & Program management personnel and in phase exit design reviews
  • Manage engineering material buys, working with supplier, purchasing teams to order and receive parts to be tested on lab tools.
  • Provide engineering support for resolving customer escalations related to product technical issues.
  • Prepares all required deliverables requested by product development plan (e.g. FMEA, technical specifications, risk analysis, test specifications, design review presentation 
Other Job Responsibilities
  • Exposure to both imperial and metric based designs, ability to perform FFF checks for interchangeability at component, sub-assy. and system level.
  • Exposure to Product Life Cycle management methodologies, Change Management & SAP, Skills in Excel, SAP, PLM Systems, BOM Management Systems.
  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills and influence skills to accomplish required tasks in a matrixed environment, without direct line authority.
  • Experience identifying and reviewing issues, problem solving at expert level, with extensive knowledge and experience in RCCA, 8D, Ishikawa Diagrams, 5 why analysis, Pareto analysis
  • Ability to communicate succinctly and in-depth in both verbal and written (PowerPoint and email) & ability to influence, interact, and communicate effectively with senior technical executives.
  • Ability to work on projects independently with minimal supervision working with cross functional teams.
Minimum Qualification
  • Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering with a minimum of 3+ years of industry experience; or
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering with 5+ years’ experience
  • Min. 3 years of demonstrated relevant experience, preferably in Semiconductor industry
Preferred Qualification
  • Equipment Hardware design background, preferably in Semiconductor industry
    • Exposure to using 3D CAD and analysis tools such as NX in Team Center Engineering environment, Knowledge of GD&T and tolerance stack up calculations
    • Experience of working in cross-functional teams in a matrix organization
    • Strong fundamental understanding and demonstrated experience in applying problem solving methodologies
    • Skills in MATLAB and Simulink
    • Proficient in use of MS office tools like Power Point, Word and Excel, MS Visio
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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