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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.

Senior Tax Analyst

Date:  Jan 17, 2023

Remote, CA, US

Req ID:  177306

Position Summary

Lam Research Corporation (“Lam”), a Fortune 500 company in the semiconductor industry, has an immediate opening for a Senior Tax Analyst. This position can be 100% remote in most US locations. 


This position will assist in the calculations of Lam’s quarterly and year-end provision for income taxes required under ASC 740, the preparation/review of the U.S. federal income tax return, other worldwide tax compliance, and worldwide transfer pricing calculations/documentations. This position will also assist with various business and tax planning initiatives. The position will report to the International Tax Director and work closely with other members of the finance organization and the tax department in the United States.

Job Responsibilities

  • Assist with quarterly and year-end tax reporting analysis including but not limited to preparing foreign tax provision, preparing international tax calculations (e.g. GILTI, FDII, Subpart F, FTC, APB23), preparing journal entries, communicating with foreign business units as needed, and preparing foreign income tax payable analysis
  • Assist with foreign income tax return filings and provision to return true-ups
  • Assist with quarterly transfer pricing calculations and annual transfer pricing documentation preparation and review
  • Prepare U.S. based international reporting forms including 5471s, 8858s, 8865s, 1118 and other related forms including statements and elections. This would include assisting with annual calculations of E&P and tax pool, analyzing financial statements for completeness, as well as assisting with OneSource Income Tax maintenance as needed
  • Assist in the structuring and planning of any international acquisitions/reorganizations as needed
  • Assist in analyzing tax impact of various business initiatives and tax legislative changes as needed
  • Perform tax research and documentation for worldwide tax positions
  • Assist with internal controls documentation and compliance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum 3+ years of corporate tax experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or the equivalent
  • MST and/or a CPA preferred
  • Knowledge of accounting and tax accounting principles
  • Knowledge of tax laws
  • Strong organizational and coordination skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
  • Must have intermediate level computer skills or must be able to learn new software quickly (SAP, OneSource Income Tax, OneSource Tax Provision, Alteryx, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word)
  • Must have professional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must have the ability to keep up with changes in the field of tax law

Salary and Benefits

Salary Range for this position: Min $55,000 to Max. $122,000.


The above salary range for this position is relevant to applicants that reside in California and most states.  Salary offers will depend on factors that include the location you work from, your level, education, training, specific skills, years of experience and comparison to other employees already in this role. Actual salary may vary from salary offered due to numerous factors including but not limited to unpaid time off, unpaid leave, company mandated shutdown, and other relevant factors.


In addition, the successful candidate for this position will become eligible for a comprehensive set of outstanding benefits.  Click here to learn more about the benefits Lam offers for this 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.

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.

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