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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.

Sr. Manager - Order Fulfillment

Date: Jul 15, 2021

Location: Fremont, CA, US, 94538

Req ID: 160538

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Job Responsibilities


Lam’s Sr. Manager of Order Fulfillment plays an important role in NPI order fulfillment strategic planning and coordination of activities supporting Lam’s strategic initiatives across multiple product groups and business functions.


Job Duties


  • Drive smooth planning and master scheduling activities for product transition from pilot environment to high-volume manufacturing; work with Engineering, Product group and Supply Chain teams to resolve complex problems
  • Define goals, tasks, and resources needed to attain those goals
  • Benchmark NPI master scheduling performance with industry standards; define, monitor and evaluate NPI master scheduling team’s performance metrics
  • Manage allocations and priorities; assess available and needed capacity
  • Understand output of materials requirement planning (MRP), capacity management, and advanced planning system technologies
  • Identify risks associated with NPI build schedule; translate demand signals into flexibility forecast for Manufacturing, Supply Chain and Logistics planning
  • Develop the vision and roadmap for systems architecture for order fulfillment processes
  • Drive continuous process and performance improvement related to master scheduling, planning, production control, and material handling strategies; document and share best known methods
  • Create presentation, white papers, process flow charts to support continuous process improvement programs
  • Update and communicate quarterly summary, key challenges, and developments
  • Represent Order Fulfillment team across the global organization
  • Ensure internal and external customer needs are met
  • Search for methods to develop an agile and committed departmental workforce
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge on relevant industry trends

Minimum Qualifications


  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree
  • Eight+ years’ experience with Planning, NPI, Manufacturing, and Logistics
  • Project Management experience
  • Lean Six Sigma experience
  • Experience with basic statistical analysis (used in production settings)
  • Understanding of demand and supply planning and production processes
  • Understanding of SAP
  • Must be willing and able to initially work ½ time onsite and ½ time remote, then post-COVID full time onsite
  • Post COVID: Must be willing and able to travel up to 10% (domestic and international)


Success in this role requires customer focus, ability to work independently, problem-solving capabilities, decision-making skills, critical thinking, team spirit, interpersonal skills, ability to adapt in a fast-paced environment, and excellent written and verbal communication skills.


Other skills and abilities beneficial for this role include experience in an NPI environment, master scheduling and production control experience, and understanding of semiconductor customers and products.


This posting is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities but constitutes a general definition of the scope and function of the position.  

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.

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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