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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.

Master Black Belt - Sr. Manager, Business Process Development

Date: Sep 15, 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

The Sr. Manager, Master Black Belt, will be part of the Business Process Development group to lead a team of cross-functional employees in temporary assigned roles charged with developing a strong competency in process management, designs, techniques, tools and methodology including but not limited to six sigma, value stream mapping, lean and change management. The person will collaborate with leaders on strategic initiatives and work directly with leaders in the organization to identify and recruit high performing individuals into the Lean Six Sigma program.

Other Job Responsibilities
  • Develop and deploy succession plans for rotational black belts.
  • Focus areas include all aspects of the business: Manufacturing, Global Supply Chain, Logistics, Planning and Quality. Plans, manages, and controls the activities of a team that provides operational support for a business segment, group or team.
  • Brings expertise or identifies subject matter experts in support of multi-functional efforts in process improvement, data capture and analysis, infrastructure support, tool ownership and compliance with procedures, etc.
  • Advises business groups by providing strategic direction to initiative prioritization, integration and resource application.
  • Ensures that policies and procedures align with corporate vision.
Minimum Qualification
  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering or other engineering related
  • Minimum of 5-10 years of enterprise-wide process and systems integration experience; along with 10+ training and practice with lean six sigma deployment and change management. Strong project planning and management skills; ability to break down complex problems into manageable goals.
  • Significant experience leading and contributing to cross-functional teams and large-scale initiatives in a process management role; ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Compelling leadership presence that motivates teams to deliver results with a strong customer focus. Demonstrated ability to lead diverse teams at varying levels within the organization, including team members who are not direct reports through Lean six Sigma certification: Yellow belt, Green Belt and Black Belt.
  • Ability to communicate and connect with all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to work through conflicts in a cross functional environment,
  • Demonstrated experience to use influence to build positive working relationships with subject matter experts.




Preferred Qualification
  • Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt certification
  • MBA
  • Semiconductor or Automotive experience
  • PMP certification or equivalent experience
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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