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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.

Manufacturing Test Engineer

Date: Mar 23, 2021

Location: Tualatin, OR, US

Req ID: 156385

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Job Responsibilities


Lam’s Manufacturing Engineering team is a flexible and creative organization responsible for the design, development, and operation of our high-volume manufacturing operation. Our focus is on delivering a manufacturing process that executes to high standards of safety, quality, cost, and delivery.

Manufacturing Test Engineers play a vital role in supporting the production factory.  This role provides opportunity to work across organization functions to resolve technical, quality and production challenges, as well as opportunity to develop excellence in product design and manufacturing. 


General Job Duties:

  • Provide technical support in final test of the production floor
  • Act as liaison with Engineering in releasing new products; develop system to maintain reports and record keeping of company products
  • Oversee planning, development, implementation, and maintenance of test methods, processes and operations for new and/or existing products
  • Review impact on testing and provide feedback on Design for Manufacturability and Test; design, develop and implement cost-effective methods of testing systems and equipment for all phases of a product
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues through innovative 'out-of-the-box' thinking in addition to structured problem solving; drive root cause and corrective action analysis on manufacturing escalations       
  • Continuously work on process improvements and developing Best Known Methods; identify opportunity for manufacturing quality and safety improvements, and drive improvement projects to completion
  • May select, develop, and evaluate personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function


Minimum Qualifications

General Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree ideally in an Engineering discipline
  • Two+ years’ in a Test Engineering role
  • Experience in production planning, scheduling, or related manufacturing process control
  • Proven track record of problem solving and critical thinking
  • Experience with the design and implementation of test fixtures
  • Understanding of software/firmware applications, communications
  • MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)


Other skills and abilities beneficial to this role include an understanding of equipment functionality and functional troubleshooting; ability to assess test implications based on product functionality and change content; identification of opportunities for test time reduction through both leading both continuous improvement and step-function changes; programming skills to enable automated testing and characterization through script development; and excellent communication skills.


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Our Commitment


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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