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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 4

Date: Mar 17, 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

Lam’s ALD CVD Metals Product Line has a need for a Mechanical Engineer 4. This is a key position developing leading edge capability in our family of metal deposition tools. Primary role is for W CVD and ALD quad station module reactor development enabling N+1 . . . N+3 capability to maintain and improve our market leading position.



  1. Design and develop hardware
  2. Rapidly generate design concepts – may also need to develop detail drawings
  3. Perform Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEAs)
  4. Organize, participate and lead design reviews
  5. Analyze designs developed – may need to use structural analysis (FEAs), thermal analysis and fluid flow analysis.
  6. Conduct feasibility studies – including generation of well documented test plans
Other Job Responsibilities

Desired character traits:

  1. Creativity
  2. Flexibility and adaptability
  3. Risk taker
  4. Embraces the challenges of solving hard design problems using structured methodology - PS&DMP
  5. Team player
  6. Good troubleshooting skills

Excels in a matrix organization
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate creative design thinking, strong problem-solving skills, ability to excel in a matrix organization and able to manage and execute projects at all levels.

Minimum Qualification

BS ME required

Preferred Qualification

MS ME is 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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