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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.

Applications Engineer

Date: Sep 2, 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

Responsible for customer technology management (CTM), productivity support for CSBG advanced service products including data analytics.  Primary goal is to deliver and achieve results through technical execution of customer engagements with data analytic applications.  Requires interacting with key customer stakeholders, regional teams and customer/Lam exec interface meetings to understand customer’s problems and match up to CSBG existing service products.  Strong understanding of installed base fab performance and technical aspects of Lam etch and or deposition tools required, to support customer deployment of analytic applications working collaboratively with local account team, RPS, and Global Product Group.  Advanced services focus on Data Analytics, chamber matching and throughput optimization engagements. 

This role will be directly influencing significant revenue projects key to CSBG, Lam businesses and will require regular visits and discussions with customer and local account team management in support of support of CSBG business.        

This role requires 30 - 40% travel.  

Minimum Qualification
  • 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 10 years semiconductor experience on Deposition and Etch systems.

  • Target candidate requires knowledge on Etch or Deposition Equipment, process engineering and or Semiconductor fab operations.

  • Prefer candidates with prior experience in process or product engineering driving etch / deposition CIP or with prior field roles supporting hardware and process duties.  

  • 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 characterization (hardware or process) and customer facing assignments showing good understanding of both factory & customer needs. 

  • Previous experience working on data analytic applications and big data solutions preferred but not a must.

Preferred Qualification

Target candidate requires knowledge on Lam Etch Equipment, scheduled maintenance routines and Semiconductor fab operations.  Preference to engineers from Lam Product Group or Field roles supporting both 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. 

Work history demonstrating good leadership, management, conflict resolution, project management, organizational and communication skills working in and leading teams.  Previous roles demonstrating R&D, new product development (hardware or process) and customer facing assignments showing good understanding of both factory & customer needs / issues.   


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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