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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.

Korea Technology Center_Process Technician

Date: May 7, 2021

Location: Sungnam, 11, KR

Req ID: 157921

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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.

Korea Technology Center_Process Technician


Performs technical tests and experiments for process engineering within R&D. Performs set up of processing equipment. Monitors, audits and provides guidance to line operators. Processes test runs and prepares records, charts, and graphs of results for presentation to engineering to identify yield problems or test new products. Provides technical assistance to process development and engineering personnel.


 Major roles and responsibilities;

  • Performs process engineering lab activities for customer demo and/or C&F process experiments.  This includes sample preparation, sample chemical treatment and running waferflows on Lam tools.
  • Performs measurement on metrology tools to collect experiment results including thin film measurement, CD measurement and SEM imaging.
  • Understand process requirement and works with minimal supervision for execution of experiments.  Creates process recipes from scratch and tunes process recipes for robustness.  Provide suggestions for process recipe improvement
  • Understands Lam tools operations, able to clear basic alarms and applies troubleshooting skills to reduce tool downtime
  • Conducts statistical process control (SPC) and etch rates including measure, execution, analysis and reporting to ensure Lam chamber performance is under control and in-spec.  Alert for any trend or out-of-spec issue and come up possible causes and troubleshooting actions
  • Works from customer instruction to determine target pattern feature and perform first sample cleaving using microscope / top down SEM and micro-cleavers.   Creates or modifies ppt instruction for others to follow
  • Provides process activities and lab protocol training for new process engineers, new process technicians or field service engineers on running the lab equipment, performing sample preparation and following all the lab protocols
  • Assists others as first level of contact person on clearing alarms, lab operation and lab protocol questions
  • Works with demo engineers and metrology team to develop metrology recipe
  • Recommends improvement of experiment execution for quality and efficiency
  • Works with lab operation team to improve lab safety, customer IP and lab protocols



• New college graduate with associates or 5+ years of relevant experience in semi-conductor industry
• Consistently demonstrate ability to be flexible and responsive to changing priorities
• Operate computer interface and navigate diagnostic software
• Proficient with MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Teams)
• Effectively read, write, and communicate with others in English

• Willing and able to install components from a working height between 12”-71” and reach into machines to perform tasks• Able to work up to shifts in a clean room environment wearing PPE (bunny suit, safety glasses, masks, shields, gloves, safety footwear) if needed


<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">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 age, race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

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