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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.

Mechanical Engineer 4

Date: May 4, 2021

Location: Tualatin, OR, US, 97062

Req ID: 157125

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Job Responsibilities

•    Design and analyze mechanical systems, equipment, and packaging
•    Conduct feasibility studies and testing on new and modified designs
•    Assist in providing feedback on others work including presentations, drawings and models, and communicating ideas and results to other engineers and management 
•    Ensure documentations are consistent with SEMI, Lam Standards and other standards as applicable (ANSI, DIN etc.)
•    Provide design information to drafting for packaging documentation  
•    Directly support personnel in the preparation of detailed design, design testing and prototype fabrication
•    Develop and present reports/presentations that communicate design intent, analysis, and validation at executive-level meetings
•    Work with potential suppliers to ensure parts can be manufactured in accordance with performance and cost objectives
•    Collaborate with cross functional team to ensure hardware designs meet overall product objectives

Other Job Responsibilities

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum of 8 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or a Master’s degree with 6 years’ experience; or a PhD with 4 years’ experience; or equivalent experience
  • Extremely knowledgeable using 3D CAD tools such as ProE, NX, etc. is required
  • Extensive knowledge and experience with Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA)
  • Knowledge and experience with compuational fluid dynamics is a plus
  • Experience as a team lead for respective discipline and mentoring lower-level engineers
  • Ability to work in a team environment with aggressive deadlines and multiple priorities
  • Strong skills and experiences in problem solving, time and priority management, communication, and project management
  • Ability to learn new skills quickly with minimal guidance
  • Good communication skills, ability to work well with other teams to meet production goals
  • Strong design background coupled with solid engineering skills 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Semiconductor industry experience is not required, but a plus
  • CAD (NX and Inventor)

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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