Success Starts Here

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. Mgr, Logistics

Date:  Aug 26, 2021

Fremont, CA, US, 94538

Req ID:  160710

Job Responsibilities

Oversees the planning and controls the flow of materials, products, services and related systems information from point of origin to point of delivery. Areas of responsibility include but are not limited to supply chain services, inventory control, or critical parts availability, material handling, import-export licensing, third-party warehousing and shipping/receiving activities. Develops and implements logistics plans, budgets, and procedures to maximize compliance with customer needs within budget constraints. Provides financial reporting and reconciliation of inventories. Exhibits thorough understanding of international Letters of Credit and other forms of banking documents and international shipments. Interacts with vendors and peers in Manufacturing, Sales, Finance, and Product Development personnel to optimize systems and procedures. Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.

Other Job Responsibilities

  • This position is a senior manager position responsible for the managing of the warehouse and logistics operations in Fremont, Newark and Hayward in order to support the Lam Pilot and Engineering operations.
  • Maintain and support work safety and environmental rules
  • Manage others including daily operations, projects, career development and performance reviews
  • Oversea multiple warehouse and resupply operations across Fremont, Newark and Hayward, CA area.
  • Liaison between the Lam Logistics 3PL and internal customers for process and service level improvements
  • Oversee and monitor operational SLA, KPI, SOX, quality and ISO governance
  • Point of escalation for Bay Area warehousing and resupply operations
  • Support and plan for Logistics business continuity.  Represent Logistics in BCP drills and plan reviews, validate warehouse operational readiness
  • Organize, staff, lead and facilitate cross-functional project teams. Partner with various groups across Lam Research to reduce cost, increase efficiency and improve quality
  • Proactively manage and respond to changes in the manufacturing build plan with required Logistics support
  • Support the implementation of system solutions to the Logistics operation.
  • Report, present and follow-up on warehouse, inventory, in-transit and quality metrics.
  • Determines root cause of quality escapes utilizing structured problem-solving methods
  • Forecast and review Logistics warehousing budget including alignment with 3PL’s, Lam Finance and Logistics executive management
  • Approve and invoice payments for suppliers and create purchase requisitions for vendors
  • SAP knowledge a plus

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum 8-years related experience
  • BA/BS in Production Management, Engineering, Business or related field, MS/MBA preferred

Preferred Qualifications

  • Computer Skills
  • Reporting Skills
  • Microsoft Office Skills (Power Point, Excel)
  • Managing Processes
  • Organization skills
  • Analyzing Information
  • Technical Understanding (drawings, designs, schematics)
  • Professionalism
  • Problem Solving
  • Inventory Control
  • Customer Service
  • Good Verbal Communication

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.

We Look Forward to Your Application

Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland

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