Success Starts Here

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.

Cost Engineer 3

Date:  May 25, 2023

Tualatin, OR, US, 97062

Req ID:  177941

Job Responsibilities


  • Develop design for cost methodologies in a cross-functional environment with Design Engineers, Supplier Engineers, Supply-Chain Managers, and suppliers

  • Evaluate designs to estimate cost, identifying cost drivers

  • Collaborate on cost reduction and cost avoidance strategies
  • Work with the team to improve “should costing” capabilities within the group.  



  • Three+ years’ experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience estimating “should-cost”
  • Ability to read and interpret Engineering drawings
  • Familiarity with advanced manufacturing processes
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Requires professional written/oral communication skills and ability to communicate cross-functionally at all organizational levels
  • Proficiency with MS Excel and MS PowerPoint


Additional skills and abilities beneficial for this role include experience with CAD tools; project management and Team Lead experience; experience working with global suppliers; and a Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering discipline.

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.

We Look Forward to Your Application




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