Success Starts Here

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.

Manager, Lab Operations

Date:  Sep 15, 2021

Fremont, CA, US, 94538

Req ID:  145723

Lab Manager Job Responsibilities

  • Manage a large team of lab service engineers
  • Lead lab operations in a critical functional area
  • Identify lab operation improvement opportunities and manage the implementation to success.
  • Develop workflow and business processes to improve efficiency for lab operations.
  • Work with process and productivity engineering to continuously improve the scope and quality of service provided by the team
  • Communicate to engineers on new improvements and requirements that will aid smooth execution
  • Reinforce safety protocols, drive safety improvement and ensure quality of RCCA for ETS events.  
  • Develop lab installation requirement for “first-in-lab” new products partnering with system engineering and GWS engineering.
  • Participate in new product CFTs to understand requirement and challenges
  • Program manage the creation and implementation of lab facilities requirement
  • Drive design review for new facilities equipment

Minimum Qualifications

  • Highly motivated individual to lead team for success, always seeking for improvement and drive projects to timely closure.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication and people skills
  • Good leadership and influence management skills
  • 5+ years of Fremont Lab experience
  • Knowledge of Semiconductor fabrication, Etch Equipment and Lab operation system.
  • Knowledge of Program/Project Management methodology
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Science or engineering degree preferred

Our Commitment


We believe it is important for every person to feel valued, included, and empowered to achieve their full potential. By bringing unique individuals and viewpoints together, we achieve extraordinary results.

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.

We Look Forward to Your Application




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