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.

Electrical Engineer 5

Date:  Nov 20, 2023

Tualatin, OR, US, 97062

Req ID:  179337

Job Responsibilities

In addition to regular responsibilities, an Electrical Engineer 5 a establishes methods and procedures on new or
special assignments.

  • Acts as a resource for colleagues and manages small to medium projects.
  • Develops functional specifications for complex electrical and electro-mechanical systems and power distribution
  • Conducts studies critical for new and next generation products
  • Innovates new electrical designs to set corporate electrical direction
  • Conceives, designs, integrates, tests, and documents complex electrical systems through manufacturing release
  • Troubleshoot and problem solve complex systems
  • Guides/ works on teams responsible for mechatronic systems on equipment
  • Works with suppliers to prepare detailed design, prototype fabrication, design testing / verification
  • Manage the transition from prototype to production release
  • Participates in cross-functional design reviews

Other Job Responsibilities

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum of 12 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or 8 years and a Master’s degree; or a PhD with 5 years experience
  • Very good oral and written communication skills in English
  • Excellent IT knowledge, e.g. MS Windows, MS Office products
  • Hands-on experience with design and productization of electrical control systems, electrical CAD Systems (Zuken E3), and practical experience with sensors, actuators, field busses (e.g.  Ethernet, Serialb, EtherCAT), measurement and controls technology
  • Solid knowledge of applicable electrical related standards like UL, CE, IEC, SEMI
  • Thorough knowledge of project process and has ability to apply fundamentals of the means and methods to projects
  • Excellent research and trouble-shooting skills
  • Ability to rapidly generate design concepts and implement them
  • Must be able to work well in a matrix environment
  • Exhibits strong organizational skills, creativity, organizational acumen, and leadership skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Semiconductor capital equipment power distribution design experience
  • Industrial electronics, control systems, and I/O
  • High voltage power supply design
  • Working with vendors to implement your designs in a timely and cost-effective fashion

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.

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





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