In your career, let’s prove what’s possible.

At Lam Research, we create equipment that drives technological advancements in the semiconductor industry. Our innovative solutions enable chipmakers to power progress in nearly all aspects of modern life, and it takes each member of our team to make it possible.

Across our organization, our employees come to work and change the world. We take on the toughest challenges with precision and accuracy. We push for the next big semiconductor breakthrough. We lead the way in one of the most critical and fast-moving industries on the planet. And we do it together, with deep connections and limitless collaboration.

The impact we have on the world is made possible by focusing on our people. So we recognize and celebrate our teams’ achievements. We strive to create an inclusive and diverse culture where everyone’s contribution and voice has value. We evaluate and evolve our offerings, so our people receive the support and empowerment to do meaningful things for their lives, careers, and communities.

Because at Lam, we believe that when people are the priority and they’re inspired to unleash the power of innovation for a better world together, anything is possible.

Senior Product Engineer

Date:  Jul 14, 2024

Fremont, CA, US, 94538

Req ID:  181550
Worker Category:  Virtual Flex

The Impact You'll Make

A Senior Product Engineer manages and executes projects for product development, improvement, product quality, and customer support.


  • Partner with suppliers to develop, establish, and improve metal machining processes related to New Product Introduction (NPI).
  • You will focus on failure analysis, process development and control, particle contamination, material issues, and customer points-of-view to achieve your goals.
  • Coordinate with Product Design Group and other groups for design, process, test, reliability and manufacturing to solve product issues and production problems.
  • Ensure suppliers’ quality performance for product and process stability.
  • Coordinate development and qualification activities by conducting design reviews with cross-functional teams (CFT) and stakeholders.
  • Be a lead advocate for your product across company organizations.

Who We're Looking For


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical, Chemical)
  • Eight (8) years of related experience.
  • Experience in the metals processing industry (semiconductor/aerospace/medical)
  • Knowledge of various materials joining technologies and techniques (Welding/bonding/brazing)
  • Working knowledge of Statistics Process Control (SPC), Design of Experiments (DOE), Failure Mode Effect Analysis (FMEA), Root Cause-Corrective Action (RCCA), 8D & 5-Whys Problem solving
  • Proficiency using MS office tools (powerpoint, excel, project), Statistical tools (JMP, Minitab etc.)
  • Previous experience in cross-functional project management
  • Previous experience leading technical projects
  • Strong working knowledge of GD&T via ASME Y14.5
  • Travel will be necessary 10-20%

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.

Lam Research ("Lam" or the "Company") is an equal opportunity employer. Lam is committed to and reaffirms support of equal opportunity in employment and non-discrimination in employment policies, practices and procedures on the basis of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, or military and veteran status or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. It is the Company's intention to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. Company policy prohibits unlawful discrimination against applicants or employees.

Our Perks and Benefits

At Lam, our people make amazing things possible. That’s why we invest in you throughout the phases of your life with a comprehensive set of outstanding benefits. Discover more at


CA San Francisco Bay Area Salary Range for this position: Main $98,000 -  Max $216,000

The above salary range for this position is relevant to applicants that reside or work onsite in the California, San Francisco Bay Area only. Salary offers will depend on factors that include the location you work from, your level, education, training, specific skills, years of experience and comparison to other employees already in this role. Actual salary may vary from salary offered due to numerous factors including but not limited to unpaid time off, unpaid leave, company mandated shutdown, and other relevant factors.

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