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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.

Material Scientist (f/d/m)

Date: Oct 4, 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
  • Provide collected technical data in trade-off tables to summarize useable materials in the design/re-design phases with correlated risks
  • Verify chemical resistance of new or existing components when exposed to defined chemical
  • Conduct material related tests for characterization and/or compatibility
  • Drive material related failure analysis from units returned from field
  • Test and define hardware limits related to chemical properties (viscosity, concentration, temperature, etc.)
  • Drive the release of new chemicals on customer requests in alignment with design, safety & process requirements
Minimum Qualification
  • Master's degree in material science, mechanical engineering, chemistry or any related field
    • Education program shall have a strong affinity to plastic materials
Preferred Qualification
  • Work experience of more than two years in the field of material science beneficial
  • MS Office Knowledge mandatory
  • Very good oral and written communication skills in English
  • Technical understanding and good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and focus on detail
  • Skills in MATLAB and Simulink
  • Experience in semiconductor industry



This position is subject to the AUSTRIAN Collective Bargaining Agreement for employees in the Metal Technology Industries in occupation group F. The minimum annual salary for the position (m/f/d) is 41.452,18 EUR gross based on a full-time employment. A higher payment is negotiable depending on expertise and skills.


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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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