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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.

Product Engineer 5

Date: May 6, 2020

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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.

Responsible for engineering support in the area of productivity for CSBG advanced services. Independently drive engineering projects in support of CSBG Advanced Service Products and quickly turn around solutions for critical productivity / process performance issues. Require strong fundamental understanding in one or more areas including electrical engineering / chemistry / materials processing / plasma physics. Analyze customer data using statistical methods, define problem statement based on systematic problem solving methodology including methodical root cause analysis. Apply critical fundamental understanding of define failure mechanisms, assign root cause hypothesis to explain performance / productivity issues at customer sites. Responsible for setting up tests to reproduce customer reported productivity issues in the demo lab and test solutions. Develop testing approach, analyze results and provide recommendations for resolving issues. Travel to customer site with proposed solutions and support implementation / evaluation of technical solutions.   Good understanding of installed base fab performance and technical aspects of Lam tools required, to support technical execution working with local account team, RPS, and Global Product Group. 


Secondary function would be to collaborate with internal engineering team to deliver on CIP engineering features.  Will be directly influencing significant revenue projects key to CSBG and Lam businesses. Expectation will be regular visits and discussions with customer and local account team management support CSBG business.


Qualifications: Minimum Education MS in Engineering - Electrical, Chemical, Industrial, Mechanical, Materials or Physics, Computer Science or related field. Advanced degree PhD desirable, but level of work experience also considered. Minimum Experience: Typically requires a minimum of 5 years of related experience in semiconductor experience on Deposition and Etch systems with customer fab experience. Target candidate requires knowledge on Etch Equipment, process engineering and or Semiconductor fab operations. Prefer candidates with prior experience in process of product engineers driving etch / deposition CIP or with prior field roles supporting hardware and process duties. Preference also to customers who have worked on Lam Etch or Dep equipment or competing semiconductor companies in roles described earlier. Seeking candidates with work history demonstrating customer management, problem resolution and communication, presentation skills. Preference for candidates with previous roles in process or productivity including new product development characterization (hardware or process) and customer facing assignments showing good understanding of both factory & customer needs / issues.


Travel: Minimum of 20%

Job Function: Systems Engineering, Productivity, Process Engineering


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 age, race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

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