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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.

Configuration Engineer 4

Date: Sep 3, 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


Manages the connection between available options in the Product Option Architecture (POA) to the Bill of Material (BOM), which ensures the correct material is driven in the MRP to support customer selected configurations.  Works with cross functional teams, consisting of the product manager, design engineers and project manager to determine additions or changes to available options and execute to the plan based on established milestones. Reviews engineering change orders for accuracy, sets effectivity dates on the engineering change orders and implements the changes in the POA system.  Ensures accuracy of the modeling/programming against the request.   Ensures BOM supports all available options available in POA, requiring logical thinking to understand the relationships between the POA options and the BOM items. Works with others to ensure BOM accuracy against various configurations before the options are available to customers. Works with business partners to correct errors, including investigation of root cause and implementation of corrective actions.

Other Job Responsibilities

Initiate and participate in continuous improvement projects to improve the efficiencies and effectiveness of our team.  Provide training support for new business partners in the POA process, roles and responsibilities.

Minimum Qualification
  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical, electrical, or industrial engineering
  • Ability to successfully interact with and coordinate across diverse parts and levels of the organization, technical and non-technical, managers and individual contributors
  • Experience with MRP system planning, ordering, and scheduling materials
  • Computer literate including MS Office suite, email, Windows, Explorer
  • Knowledge of Bill of Material structures and Engineering Change process
  • Excellent communication skills
Preferred Qualification
  • Experience with Hardware Configuration/Product Management
  • Knowledge of semiconductor capital equipment
  • Experience with SAP
Team Collaboration
Ownership & accountability
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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