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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.

Electrical Engineer 4

Date: Mar 29, 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

Senior Controls Engineer 


  • Perform electrical engineering evaluation, design, development, and modification of electrical and electro-mechanical systems, embedded systems and control systems.
  • Work with cross-functional teams including electrical, mechanical, software, and technical support on the design and modification of custom and OEM system components.
  • Coordinate with internal customers to define system level controls architecture and interconnect
  • Translate customer needs into functional requirements and work with the embedded systems and software groups to develop complete solutions for Lam products
  • Manage projects with guidance from PPM and lead a team of engineers to meet project milestones
  • Utilize a real-time distributed control system to meet wafer performance requirements
  • Design, bring up, test and troubleshoot mixed-signal circuit boards that bridge the sensors and actuators with the high-level system software


Preferred Qualification


  • Assist with the integration and validation of your design in a larger system
  • Experience in electrical design and control of complex systems
  • Experience designing and utilizing embedded systems
  • Ability to drive functional requirements and execute in a dynamic team environment
  • Experience in the design, development and realization of analog and digital electronic circuits, including:  component selection, schematic capture, design validation, documentation, and integration into the final product
  • Familiar with real-time device I/O control systems and digital communications systems
  • I2C, SPI, RS232, RS485, Ethernet, EtherCAT
  • Extensive troubleshooting experience from system to component level
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced, highly competitive environment
Minimum Qualification
  • Minimum of 8 years related experience
  • BSEE or similar is required
  • Experience and involvement in all stages of product life cycle of semiconductor equipment from C&F to new product introduction to CIP is considered a plus
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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