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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.

Senior Software Engineer

Date: Sep 19, 2019

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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.


Lam is looking for a passionate software engineer to join Lam's data management and analytics development team.  As a project lead engineer, the role includes both developing software solutions and directing team activities to ensure projects are successful.


Essential Functions and Duties

  • Work with a team to design, develop and maintain Big Data solutions.
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for project execution.
  • Monitor, coordinate and supervise daily activities of development team
  • Collaborate closely with business and technical stakeholders to capture requirements, align priorities and define scope.
  • Work cross-functionally with other Lam teams: product management, business units and field engineering teams to drive forward results.



  • 8+ years of related experience with a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science (or related field); or 6+ years and a Master's degree.
  • Solid knowledge of software development with Java.
  • Experience in Hadoop development (preferably Hortonworks Data Platform) including experience with Ambari, Flume, HBase, Spark, Kafka, Solr and other tools within Hadoop ecosystem.
  • Proficient with UNIX
  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment, learn rapidly and master diverse technologies and techniques.
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills


Desired Skills

  • Proven working experience in project management
  • Experience with Confluence, Git, Bitbucket, Jira, Maven, Jenkins
  • Experience in using Unix Shell Scripting or Python
  • Experience with server-side web application frameworks, preferably Node.js/Express or Spring Boot.
  • Knowledge of system architecture, including process, memory, storage and networking management
  • Experience in the semiconductor equipment manufacturing industry







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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