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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.

Buyer 3

Date: Jul 20, 2021

Location: Osan, KR, 447-210

Req ID: 159309

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Job Responsibilities

Coordinates indirect material purchasing activities with internal stakeholders(MFG/BOP/HR) to set and faciliate   factory operation as well as purchasing activities with MFG and Spares departments to acquire inventory in a cost effective and timely manner. Acquires and maintains the internal stakeholders' requirement as well as technical understanding of products purchased. Performs and monitors indirect material purchasing and material supply planning by demand changes for all commodities. Obtains Indirect material, materials, components, equipment and services. Monitors the std cost, delivery schedule and perfrom risk assessment of supplier's capacity constraint, material readiness to meet MFG requirement. Generate mitigation plan for material supply readiness and initiate the needs of localization or regionalization for supplier diversification and BCP.


This position will include, but is not limited to, roles and responsibilities assisting the following activities;

  • Cooridinates to support indirect buying and cooperate to support facility operation in timely manners
  • Maintain contracts of indirect services & materials through cooperation with internal stakeholders
  • Plans, buys and and delivery of materials required to support repetitive commodity spares needs.
  • Coworking with stakeholders to pursue linear production by smooth material supply.
  • Change management of NSR, ECR and assess the impact on material supply to minimize the risk of line down.
  • Control the MRP by SAP and communicate with supplier through dashboard.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, business administration, or related field
  • More than 8 years of Buyer experience on direct & indirect materials and services
  • Knowledge on Purchasing agreement or contract
  • Familiar with semiconductor or high-technology supply management practices, standards and organization
  • Professional concepts; applies company policies and procedures to resolve a variety of issues.



  •   MS Office intermediate
  •   ERP familiarity, SAP expertise strongly preferred
  •   Good command of English
  •   Effective communication skill in inter-departmental and cross cultural environment

Preferred Qualifications

Valued but not required skills and experience:

  •  Experienced in Indirect material purchasing
  •  Experienced in value engineering and lean manufacturing environment
  •  Advanced computer proficiency

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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