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.

Engineering Technician 4

Date:  Oct 9, 2021

Tualatin, OR, US, 97062

Req ID:  163364

Job Responsibilities

Major responsibility is to prepare XSEM/STEM samples using FEI/Thermo Fisher 4xx/Helios Dual beam FIB tools and image using internal SEM/STEM detectors to meet the dynamic needs of process engineers.  This may also include analytical needs for EDS and thin film measurements, Critical Dimension Scanning Electron Microscope (CDSEM) imaging, and Defect Inspection.

* Wafer level STEM sample preparation using FEI Helios/4xx dual beam FIBs, including FIB operation, FIB lamella lift-out from wafers, and sample transfer to TEM grids for internal STEM imaging.
* Independent operation of FEI/Thermo Fisher Helios dual beams.
* Support FIB sample preparation technical development, including application development, lift-out transfer techniques, automation, etc.

Other Job Responsibilities

Minimum Qualifications


  • 2-4 years of related work experience

Preferred Qualifications



* At least 2 years of experience in dual beam FIB and SEM operation, experience with TEM sample preparation is highly desirable.
* A BS degree in a physical science, a specialized AS degree or equivalent professional training on materials science and analytical techniques preferred. 
* Extensive knowledge of dual beam focused ion beam technology, and hands-on experience of FEI/Thermo Fisher Helios series tools.
* High level of proficiency and extensive operating experience of SEMs desirable.
* Candidate should possess good written and verbal communication skills to work with large internal customer base.

* Familiarity with developments in the semiconductor industry and its materials is a plus.

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.

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.

We Look Forward to Your Application

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