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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.

Technical Director

Date: Sep 8, 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

This candidate for this position will lead hardware aspects of Process/Hardware Interaction for the Aether product line.  The successful candidate will have a thorough understanding of how the overall lithography hardware system and subsystems interact with the process results achieved by the process team.  This person will direct experiments, design test fixtures, and lead technical activities required to optimize hardware to meet customer needs in the area of gas flows, temperature control, defect performance, productivity, and any subsystems that determine process performance.


Minimum Qualification

The Technical Director of Aether Process/Hardware Interaction must have a thorough understanding of semiconductor processing with a solid hardware background in the semiconductor equipment industry including experience in defects, contamination, process control, tool productivity, and metrology.  A strong passion for understanding how things work along with extremely solid troubleshooting skills are required. 

A minimum of 10 years experience in semiconductor equipment is required along with a BS degree (MS or PhD preferred) in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Materials Science or related discipline. 

This position will require clear written and verbal communication skills in a team environment.  The successful candidate will have the ability to organize and present at executive reviews.   Matrix and direct management experience is also desired.

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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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