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.

Buyer, II

Date:  Sep 23, 2022


Req ID:  174508

Job Responsibilities

  • Works with the suppliers daily to assure scheduled deliveries are met
  • Under supervision, manage purchase order releases to meet demand requirements
  • Coordinate with inventory team, management, and stockroom as required
  • Act as liaison between suppliers and involved departments to resolve procurement related problem
  • Arrange transport of goods and track orders to ensure timely delivery
  • Process requisitions and update management on status of orders. Understand, maintain and report weekly KPI's
  • Assess quality of stock received and escalate any discrepancies to suppliers and management
  • Update inventory and ensure that stock levels are kept at appropriate levels

Other Job Responsibilities

  • Coordinates repair/refurb activities with planning and engineering departments to repair / replace inventory at an effective cost and timely manner.
  • Processes purchase orders and requests for quotes to suppliers.
  • Own responsibility of supplier coordination in meeting cycle time for RMA & Repairs/refurbishments. Also coordinate with warehouse to resolve receiving variances & MRB issues
  • Monitors the cost, schedule and scope of assigned subcontracts to negotiate highest quality at best value.
  • Interacts closely with suppliers and QA to resolve quality issues.
  • Requires domestic or global understanding of assigned commodities
  • Analyzes reports and metrics for deviation from plan, reconciles data variances and uses that information to guide the identification of root cause and execution of corrective action activities to deliver system capability and improvement

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum 2-5 years of working experience in multinational high technology corporation, in direct procurement or repair operations
  • Typically requires a minimum of bachelor’s degree in Engineering or MBA
  • Proficiency in SAP MM, MS Office Skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint)
  • Proven ability and skill to manage repair ops business processes with sustained results
  • High level of Supplier interfacing skills, effective listener, professional and courteous
  • Strong Problem-solving skills to analyze, document and improve business processes with sustained results
  • Note: Candidates should be comfortable working in shift based on business needs. Shift timings 1:30pm to 10:30pm or 6.00 am to 3.00 pm

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong negotiation Skills
  • Microsoft PowerApps and Power BI

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.

Lam Research ("Lam" or the "Company") is an equal opportunity employer. Lam is committed to and reaffirms support of equal opportunity in employment and non-discrimination in employment policies, practices and procedures on the basis of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, or military and veteran status or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. It is the Company's intention to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. Company policy prohibits unlawful discrimination against applicants or employees.

We Look Forward to Your Application

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