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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.

Senior Product Engineer - Supplier Quality

Date: Jun 4, 2021

Location: Fremont, CA, US, 94538

Req ID: 157443

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Job Responsibilities

As a Sr. Product Engineer you are accountable to lead high profile project timelines and milestones, managing projects for product development, quality development, quality initiatives, supplier selection, problem solving as well as designing and conducting independent experiments and tests.  This role is part of the Supplier Quality Assurance and Development business group.  SQAD is a global organization that innovates in manufacturing technology, materials technology, and supply chain design by developing suppliers to meet Lam’s quality, delivery, and total cost requirements for next generation semiconductor process equipment. 

• Lead cross-functional teams consisting of business development, engineering, manufacturing, processing engineering, field service, and suppliers during new product development launch through to production release
• Be a leader for problem-solving skills: defining the problem, identifying objectives, assessing risk, developing approach, analyzing results and providing recommendations 
• Coordinate development activities with suppliers and product groups 
• Implement industry standard process control techniques such as six sigma techniques to manage and develop production efficiencies and quality
• Develop continuous improvement plans (CIP) on existing manufacturing processes to increase first pass yield
• Be the chief advocate for your product across company organization

Other Job Responsibilities

  • Interfacing with key teams within Lam including technical product groups and global operations as a representative of SQAD.
  • Use Statistical process controls in the manufacturing environment to design/qualify process changes
  • Technical problem solving skills- manage and solve technical problems related but not limited to manufacturing components and mechanical moving assemblies.
  • Managing suppliers both for producing quality products using Lam systems and developing new technologies enabling technical differentiation.
  • Organizing and presenting internal and external technical review meetings
  • Presentations/communications to senior executives internal and external to SQAD

Minimum Qualifications

  •  BS in Engineering, Mechanical, Industrial, Materials Science, Chemical Engineering; Advanced degrees are a plus.
  • 10 years’ experience managing technical programs and projects, preferably in the Semiconductor Industry.
  • Energetic and goal-oriented
  • Excellent communication verbal, written, presentation, and organizational skills.
  • Technical problem solving, Statistics
  • Ability to track and organize multiple concurrent activities

Preferred Qualifications

• PhD in the following fields (but not limited to)- Materials Science & Eng, Ceramics Eng, Chemical Eng, and Chemistry

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.

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