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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.

This success is the result of our employees' diverse technical and business expertise, which fuels close collaboration and ongoing innovation.

Join the Lam Research team, where you can write your own success story. Come help us solve our customers' toughest problems and be part of a company that plays a vital role in the future of electronics.

Lam Research - a company where successful people want to work.

Mgr, Business Operations Mgmt

Date: May 15, 2020

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About Lam….


Together we move the Atoms that move the World:

Imagine working on the front lines of innovation! As one of the semiconductor industry's leading suppliers of wafer fabrication equipment and services, our technology depends on finding and hiring the best and the brightest employees. We know that our dynamic, global team of exceptional employees is essential to our continued growth.


Lam Research - where successful people want to work:

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. This is truly a rare opportunity. Lam Research is a market leader where our core values are not just words on the back of your badge. Given the criticality of this role to Lam Research's success, this philosophy starts with you.

Job Responsibilities

Leads process improvement initiatives through the disciplined use of measurements, accountability, analysis and discussion of process alternatives in order to arrive at best practices. Plans, manages, and controls the activities of a team that provides operational support for a business segment, group or team. Brings expertise or identifies subject matter experts in support of multi-functional efforts in process improvement, data capture and analysis, infrastructure support, tool ownership and compliance with procedures, etc. Advises business groups by providing strategic direction to initiative prioritization, integration and resource application. Ensures that policies and procedures align with corporate vision. Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel ensuring efficient operation of the function.

- Partner with finance to coordinate/prepare Quarterly Operations Reviews, Quarterly Business Reviews, Balance Sheet Reviews and Annual Operating Plan OpEx and CapEx forecasting
- Manage the roll-up of Annual Operating Plan OpEx and CapEx forecasting
- Lead internal alignment on financial reviews for the Global Workplace Solutions (GWS) organization and communicate results to the department leadership team  

- Be single point of contact for OpEx and CapEx issues and provide supporting analysis to decision makers when required
- Create structure in planning and reporting to enable effective business performance analysis and improved reporting of cost and forecast performance, including charts / graphs
- Provide frequent business performance analysis and reporting of cost and forecast performance, including charts / graphs to GWS leadership team
- Partner with GWS functional groups and finance to create and publish reports related to KPI Tracking, in support of business growth and cost reduction initiatives


Other Job Responsibilities

- Gather and review existing processes and workflows and recommend improvements to streamline or automate
- Support analysis for internal GWS projects supporting corporate activities
- Defining metrics and reporting tools to improve visibility into cost and performance enabling better business decisions
- Developing insightful presentations and memos that summarize data and facilitate decision-making for executive management

This individual aligns and measures improvement to organization performance shortfalls. Provides consultation on the use of re-engineering techniques to improve process performance and product quality.
May deliver presentations and training courses including measurement, analysis, improvement and control. Surveys and analyzes best practices for techniques and processes. Communicates team progress.

  • Proactive and independent person who identifies issues and drives them to resolution by developing and maintaining effective business partner relationships
  • Produce clear messaging to executives with excellent verbal and written communication skills including PowerPoint and data visualization
  •  Driven to continuously identify and implement improvements to processes, analytics and metrics
  • Summarizes complex and technical issues/analysis into clear and concise statements
  • Understands best practices in data management and sharing in highly matrixed organization
  • Extremely detail oriented, well organized, high standard of accuracy
  • Exceptional modeling skills using Microsoft Excel including data queries, summarize data in pivot tables, creates dynamic and informative charts, some automation with VBA likely beneficial
Minimum Qualification
  • Degree in engineering, accounting, finance, facility/property management, real estate, or related field
  • Highly competent with personal computers and productivity software, including Microsoft Excel w/ VBA extensions, PowerPoint, SharePoint, and Teams
  • Experience working with SAP software to extract financial reporting data
Preferred Qualification
More About Us ….


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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