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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.

Electrical Engineer - Facilities

Date:  Sep 17, 2023

Tualatin, OR, US, 97062

Req ID:  177285



As Lam continues to grow, our facility team continues to evolve in response to this growth.  This enables many opportunities for innovative solutions within the work environment for which you'll have a role in defining.  As Lam's Facilities Electrical Engineer you'll be working with a multidiscipline engineering team with strong ownership, teamwork, and accountability.  

  • Power engineering background responsible for overall site electrical power infrastructure and accountable for results associated with decisions that affect it (UPS, ATS, Gen Sets, regional electrical maintenance program, to name some examples).
  • Responsible for assuring proper maintenance is performed (active participation in coordination efforts) and records are properly evaluated and followed up to assure highest reliability possible.
  • Using EasyPower software, generate and evaluate power coordination studies, arc fault analysis and short circuit calculations.
  • Responsible for tracking, monitoring, reporting on capacity from the service level to branch circuit panels ensuring adequate capacity is available to support business growth based upon forecasts and prior usage rates.
  • Manage and approve all electrical circuit modifications and ensure contractor installations reflect internal documentation.
  • Participate in both facilities’ capital and tool installation design reviews ensuring outsourced design firms design to established Lam protocols and expectations.
  • Identify infrastructure improvements which drive operating costs down, and/or support a more robust electrical integrity enhancing business uptime.
  • Manage and report on expense and capital budgets in support electrical engineering expense and management.
  • Develop, maintain, and update technical and construction specifications for electrical equipment and materials of construction.
  • Active participation in review and approval of Site Incident Prevention Program (SIPP) requests which enable active construction/maintenance activities on site, while preventing negative business impacts.



  • Bachelor’s degree with 4+ years of experience in the field of Electrical Engineering with a focus in Power Analysis, Power Systems and Power Distribution - OR - Master's degree with 2+ years of experience in the field of Electrical Engineering with a focus in Power Analysis, Power Systems and Power Distribution
  • Flexibility to travel periodically (domestic and international)
  • Strong organizational and communication skills, and ability to interact with customers efficiently.
  • Strong “solution provider mindset” with ability to drive solutions for our customers when challenges arise.

Additional skills and abilities beneficial for this role include a Professional Engineering License or EIT certification; strong working knowledge of Easy Power modeling software and experience sustaining an active model for ~1-20MVA site; strong knowledge of NFPA/NEC & NETA requirements and experience leveraging documents in design and maintenance settings; experience in advanced electrical troubleshooting skills and strong knowledge with design and maintenance of variable speed drive systems.

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




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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