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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.

Systems Engineer 6

Date: Jun 26, 2020

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Short Description

We have a unique opportunity for a Senior Systems Engineer reporting to the Systems Engineering Director in CSBG. As a Systems Engineer, you will work as part of a team in our engineering product development group; responsibilities include:

 Designs a complete and complex framework, system, or product.  Defines processes for technical platforms, system specifications, input/output, and working parameters for hardware and/or software compatibility.  Conceives system interfaces and application prototypes.  Identifies, analyzes, and resolves system design weaknesses by establishing characterization programs at the system and sub system level, defines test plans, and helps manage system level risk. Influences the shaping of future products by contributing to the architecture used across multiple products or systems. Provides multi-layered technical expertise for next generation initiatives.

 We are located at our Fremont headquarters in the heart of Silicon Valley.

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


  • Work effectively as a member of a product development team
  • Define problems and success criteria, develop solutions and define test strategies, analyze data and assess the effectiveness of the solution  
  • Write system and sub system requirements
  • Conduct system architecture analysis and developing models
  • Design experiments to characterize sub systems and system performance
  • Statistical Analysis of Variation and SPC methods
  • Setting Reliability and Productivity Objectives
  • Driving Reliability plans and improvement (IRONMAN methods)
  • Familiar with various etch process technology
  • Scope and plan projects; Ability to execute and deliver against tight time schedules.
  • Develop cost reduction tradeoffs, yield improvement, and cycle time reductions.
  • Database information management (QuickBase, JMP, Excel, etc.)
  • Team leadership with demonstrated ability to motivate and work with other technical resources.
Minimum Qualification
  • BS Engineering or Related Science minimum; Ph.D or Masters Preferred
  • 10 to 15 years technology/engineering experience with semiconductor fabrication products.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and priorities with attention to detail
  • Successful track record of working within a matrix technical environment
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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