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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.

Process Engineer 4

Date: Apr 17, 2021

Location: Fremont, CA, US, 94538

Req ID: 155974

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Job Responsibilities


  • Ability to train first time users on safe and competent operation of wide variety of metrology cleanroom tools (KLA, Bruker, Hitachi, etc)
  • Basic operation and “first line of defense” troubleshooting of metrology tool in cleanroom.
  • Oversee, own and coordinate stocking of critical spare parts for cleanroom metrology tools.
  • Interface with facilities and contractors to plan tool installs and moving activities and make sure timelines are met.
  •  Knowledge of full range of metrology analysis techniques.
  • Interface with vendor FSE and escalate to vendor management as necessary to provide support and troubleshooting ensuring timely solutions and minimal downtime to metrology tools.
  • SPC and Uptime Tracking of critical metrology assets including monthly reporting to upper management.
  • Good knowledge of Windows , Windows 7 and Windows 10 networking basics and ability to interact with Lam IT support staff.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work in team environment and capability to deal with fast paced, customer service oriented requests is a must.
  • Position will involve taking a lead role in managing equipment assets in cleanroom.
  • Some travel to Tualtin or Korea may be required few times a year.
  • Ability to budget and forecast spending on quarterly basis for parts, supplies and services needed to keep lab running.
  • Interest in SEM tools and techniques in order to serve as area backup.


Other Job Responsibilities


  • Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience; may lead small projects with manageable risks and resource requirements.
  • Works with cross-functional teams to get information and results needed

Customer Relations

  • Professionally represent the company to the customer. Utilize knowledge of company’s product lines and services to keep existing/ potential customers informed when new/ additional needs are identified.

Minimum Qualifications


  • Ph.D. in Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry or Physics with 3 years of relevant work; or
  • M.S. with 6+ years of relevant work experience; or
  • B.S. with 8+ years of relevant work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Future interest in people management role is a plus.
  • Ownership of wetlab space and training requirements  and associated wet chemistry background is a plus.

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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