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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.

Sr. Director Corporate Strategy

Date: Apr 1, 2021

Location: Fremont, CA, US

Req ID: 156761

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At Lam Research, we create equipment that allows chipmakers to build device features more than 1,000 times smaller than a grain of sand. This tiny scale has a huge impact. Our products and services are used to make virtually every leading-edge chip inside the electronic products you use every day. 

SmartPhones, Tablets, Laptops, Autonomous Cars, Smart Kitchens, Drones and Internet of Things are the future of technology. None of this can happen without Lam Research. 

The exceptional people of Lam make that impact possible. Because of our employees, we’re one of the world’s most trusted suppliers in the semiconductor equipment industry, and we reward the dedication of our team with resources, career development, and loyalty. 
At Lam, our company culture is unmatched & we strive every day to bring out the best in each other. 

Are you passionate about the future of technology? Would you like to use your expertise to be on the front lines of innovation?  The Corporate Strategy team helps craft Lam Research’s business vision and strategy in partnership with the executive leadership team. 

Job Responsibilities

We are looking for a Senior Director, Corporate strategy to join our team. In this role you will:

  • Partner with SVP of Corporate Strategy to develop the company’s long-term strategic plan distilling technology, market, and product insights from a variety of internal and external sources.
  • Drive the analysis of strategic risks and opportunities for the corporation and facilitate decision making by the executive team.
  • Facilitate management’s evaluation of potential inflection points in customer needs/demands and its implications to Lam’s organic and inorganic growth strategies.
  • Ensure the delivery of strategic objectives through the enablement of a best in class strategic planning process
  • Lead strategic projects aligned to the overall corporate strategy which may include the evaluation of inorganic opportunities.
  • Be a high-impact leader and partner closely with executive leaders globally as you assist in the formulation and execution of their strategic plans.
  • Demonstrate strong teamwork, leadership and influencing skills to drive results internally and externally.

Minimum Qualifications

  • MBA degree and 10+ years industry experience, including 5+ years in management consulting, corporate strategy, or financial services
  • Experience developing and deploying a formalized strategic planning process
  • Deep analytical skills and demonstrated ability to transform data to actionable information
  • Proven ability to evaluate, make recommendation and successfully execute a strategic opportunity
  • Demonstrated success in partnering with globally distributed and matrixed teams
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills to work with senior executives across various geographies
  • Expert knowledge of the semiconductor industry

Our Commitment


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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