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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.

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Director, Ethics & Compliance (Asia)

Date: Jan 14, 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

Lam Research’s Legal department is currently seeking an ethics and compliance professional, who will be based at one of Lam’s locations in Asia, with broad experience in developing, implementing, and managing an ethics and compliance program and infrastructure.  Specifically, this individual will be responsible for providing advice to in-house clients on a range of topics including conflicts of interest, anti-kickback, and anti-corruption.  This individual will conduct internal investigations, within Asia, and will ensure that employee or third-party concerns are addressed in a prompt and thorough manner.  The Director, Ethics & Compliance (Asia) reports to the Director of Ethics & Compliance in Fremont, CA.

Other Job Responsibilities
  • Maintains and updates Lam’s ethics and compliance policies, procedures and guidelines
  • Reviews concerns raised through the Ethics & Compliance helpline or other channels, determines the appropriate action to be taken, including the investigation scope and plan.
  • Oversees or conducts internal investigations through every phase, including discovery, witness interviews, findings and recommendations.
  • Stays current on enforcement and compliance requirement trends, identifies potential areas of risk, documents such assessments, and proposes and ensures appropriate individuals are assigned responsibility for oversight in risk areas
  • Develops and delivers training and communications programs to educate employees and management and promote ethical and compliant culture
  • Evaluates effectiveness of program elements and recommends and implements improvements based on such evaluation
  • Manages conflicts of interest clearance and pre-approvals for gifts and entertainment
Minimum Qualification
  • US law degree and US practice experience
  • 10 plus years’ experience, including substantial experience in conducting internal investigations and/or litigation, preferably involving transnational laws such as anti-corruption laws and human resource matters
  • Strong experience in internal investigations
  • Extensive knowledge of US and other country anti-bribery regulations
  • Ability to influence key decisionmakers at senior levels of responsibility
  • Strong work ethic, team player
  • High degree of professional ethics and integrity
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to travel within the region
Preferred Qualification
  • Asian law degree
  • Experience in or exposure to semiconductor industry
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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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