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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.

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.

Process Engineer 5

Date: Mar 9, 2020

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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.



  • Write white papers / project proposals to establish approaches, viability, requirements, timeline and market opportunity for novel materials
  • Identify and evaluate new chemistries towards deposition of such films
  • Determine appropriate materials characterization techniques to evaluate them
  • Drive cross-functional activities to enable Hardware and Software needed
  • Process space evaluation, interface modifications, post deposition treatments to enable integration
  • Establishing university engagements to further learning
  • Clear communication of data and outcomes to different stakeholders: peers, management and customers, on a regular cadence
  • Own and execute successful customer demonstrations to win business
  • Ever curious, with a strong desire to know and understand
  • Organized and methodical 
  • Self-motivated, self-starter attitude
  • Ability to quickly familiarize oneself with new materials and processes through literature search
  • Short-term and long-term project planning
  • Ability to efficiently and effectively collect, analyze and synthesize multivariate data
  • Establish models to explain data; design tests to validate these models and continue refining them
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and adapt to shifting priorities
  • Must demonstrate prowess in statistical analysis, prior knowledge of DOE (design-of-experiments) methodology is preferred
  • Must demonstrate drive and a sense of urgency for end-to-end technical ownership of the product
  • Strong communication skills – both written and verbal
  • Educational qualifications: PhD in Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering or Materials Science or Chemistry preferred
  • Experience:  3-4 years of years of industry experience
  • Experience with dielectric deposition, etch and integration would be valuable
  • Inorganic chemistry, surface engineering, precursor development / selection skill set would be valuable



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 age, race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

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