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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 Program Manager 5

Date: Sep 1, 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

Technical Program Manager position opening is in ALD/CVD Metals Business Unit of Deposition Product Group. DPG has a proven track record of constant innovation that has resulted in a market leading suite of technology enabling products and a dynamic, winning culture.

We are looking for a driven, dynamic individual to be a part of our Program Management team. As a Technical Program Manager, you will have the opportunity to make a significant impact in maintaining our product leadership position by managing programs to develop new products and features to realize our product roadmaps. The role is highly cross-functional comprising of managing matrixed teams of engineering, marketing, software, platform, services, supply chain, manufacturing to achieve program objectives. The role also provides the opportunity of working with the management to influence decision making. This is an individual contributor role with has high visibility and exposure to multiple functions within Lam and Lam’s overall business in general.    

Other Job Responsibilities


  • Develop program/project plans and oversee from conception and planning to implementation, including strategies, processes, and resources. Ensure that objectives are clearly defined and agreed to across the organizations.
  • Manage program scope, schedule, resources (manpower and controllable budget) and risks.
  • Interface and coordinate with internal customers to define objectives, provide status updates, and prepare for release and deployment.
  • Drive allocated resources from all the organizations to achieve performance objectives on time and within budget.
  • Provide business process and technical expertise to team and other members on various significantly complex programs/issues.
  • Identify and resolve potential complications and critical path issues within the program and collaborate with experts to develop solutions for resolution.
Minimum Qualification
  • Excellent project/program management skills with multiple moving pieces.
  • Proven record of leading projects with notable risk and complexity; developing plan and strategy for program execution and risk mitigation.
  • Proficiency in utilizing program management tools to effectively manage resources, identify and communicate bottlenecks.
  • Clear and thorough communications skills, strong problem solving and decision driving skills.
  • Ability to see the big picture and grasp complex interconnections, self-drive, and “a bias for action”.
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas, often at senior levels, to persuade to adopt a different point of view as needed.
  • Demonstrated expertise in one or more of the following areas: mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, process/product support technology, mechanical/electrical systems. Previous experience in the semiconductor equipment industry is preferred. 
  • This is an individual contributor role and relies heavily on managing teams through influence. The role is for managing product development programs in semiconductor equipment development space, hence heavily hardware development focused (and not software/IT focused)
Preferred Qualification
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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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