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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.

Senior / Staff RF Plasma Engineer

Date: Nov 14, 2018

Location: Tualatin, OR, US

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Together we move the Atoms that move the World “… We're on the cusp of one of the most exciting periods in the technology industry, and the semiconductor roadmap, the silicon device, and the industry of capital equipment. Lam Research, specifically, is right at the center of making that possible.” -Martin Anstice, CEO Lam Research
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 is seeking experienced, highly-motivated, and extremely inventive, senior level hands-on RF engineer for design and project management of critical RF electronic systems for advanced semiconductor processing equipment.


 The ideal candidate is expected to be knowledgeable in: 


  • Experience designing and delivering through production to customers, multiple successful high power RF products.
  • Transmission line theory.
  • Impedance matching.
  • RF filter design.
  • Metering and RF power measurement circuit design.
  • RF sub-system / box level design including interface specifications and margin analysis.
  • Cable harness design, documentation, and fabrication.
  • Practical RF engineering design practices such as shielding, power supplies, RF measurements, calibration techniques and signal analysis.



  • Experience designing and analyzing RF systems.
  • Experience with industrial electronics, control systems, and I/O.
  • High voltage power supply design.
  • Ability to work with vendors to implement your designs in a timely and cost-effective fashion.



  • Minimum BS or MS in Electrical Engineering and 5+ years’ experience in high power RF design.
  • Excellent analysis and trouble-shooting skills.
  • Ability to rapidly generate design concepts and implement them.
  • Knowledge of the Semiconductor industry, plasma, and capital equipment experience a plus.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Must be able to work well in a team environment.
  • Exhibit strong organizational skills, creativity, organizational acumen, and leadership skills. 


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.

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