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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.

New College Graduate - Modeling Engineer 3 - 155512

Date: Apr 10, 2021

Location: Tualatin, OR, US, 97062

Req ID: 155512

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Job Responsibilities

  • Formulate models of plasma reactor systems for wafer fabrication
  • Work with process and hardware design engineers to model and simulate Multiphysics problems involving plasmas, heat and mass transfer, electromagnetics in the reactor level as well as wafer level
  • Find root-causes, optimize process and hardware design with the aid of a combination of simulation and modeling tools
  • Simplify complex phenomena into solvable models that capture the essence of the physics
  • Take the initiative to address the limitations in full scale plasma simulation when needed, and adopt numerical methods that speed up/augment the physics based models
  • Communicate findings to a larger multidisciplinary audience
  • Provide innovative, impactful and scalable solutions to hardware and process challenges with the aid of simulations
  • Put in place modeling and simulation methods and guidelines for plasmas to reduce throughput time and increase modeling impact

Preferred Qualifications

  • Plasma simulations on commercial packages and plasma codes
  • Experience with particle formulation of plasmas
  • Expertise in fluid formulation of plasmas
  • Exposure to Multiphysics modeling
  • Coding in Python

Other Job Responsibilities

Minimum Qualifications

Graduate studies in  Electrical or Mechanical Engineering with focus on computational plasmas

  • MS with 4+ years’ experience
  • PhD with 0+ years’ experience

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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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