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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.

Software Engineer Apps 5

Date: Jun 11, 2021

Location: Fremont, CA, US, 94538

Req ID: 158549

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We are looking to hire an experienced Software Applications Engineer with a broad level of expertise with databases (SQL and no SQL), SDLC, and Tier 3 support.  You will be both supporting a large install base of applications and developing new applications.  Development and coding skills are not required but you must be comfortable interacting with product managers, developers, QA, and release engineers.  You should be a utility player who is flexible with working on multiple projects and escalations.  Organizationally you will be in a matrix with multiple stakeholders and geographic resources.

Job Responsibilities

  • Product ownership for multiple software products with varied platforms (.Net, SmallTalk, python, Windows, *nix, etc.)
    • Tier 3 Technical Support
    • Community interactions
    • Triage management
  • Technical Development
    • Development role on new projects as technical lead
    • May work with offshore and onshore resources
    • Work with Project management on deliverables and project scoping

Other Job Responsibilities

Examples of day to day may include:


  • Writing PowerShell scripts with regexs to clean up incoming data
  • Data mining different data sources in multiple formats to find events
  • Smoothing over ruffled feather from field operations to engineering
  • Figuring out why GIS or anti-virus programs are blocking access to applications on Windows
  • Chairing a committee on automating data backup for disaster planning
  • Debugging relation and noSQL databases data flow problems
  • Spinning up Redhat Virtual Machines in Azure
  • Debug network configuration issues

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelors of Science or Engineering, in computer science, electric engineering, EECS, MIS or other related field.
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in the software field, with at least 3 in a lead position.
  • Strong organizational, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Knowledgeable with MS Windows and *nix operating systems
  • Experience using SDLC tools (Atlassian, MS TFS, etc.)
  • Comfortable working with SQL (selects, inner/outer join, creating new indexes for performance etc.)
  • Comfortable working with Hadoop and other big data environments
  • Ability to learn and adapt quickly.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in the Semiconductor Information Technology Space
  • Experience with project management
  • Experience managing a geographically spread development team
  • Experience with SAFe, and/or waterfall development
  • Ability to adapt and be flexible as situation arise
  • Experience managing and/or leading teams

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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