- Bachelor's Degree
- Master's Degree
- Doctoral Degree
- Design Thinking
- Mechanical Knowledge
- Communication Skills
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.
Participates in the conceptualization, modeling, analysis, development, documentation, and test/validation of hardware associated with new semiconductor equipment.
Designs parts using metals, ceramics, quartz, plastics, and advanced coatings/plating’s. Work with potential suppliers to ensure parts can be manufactured in accordance with performance and cost objectives.
Ensures documentation is consistent with SEMI, Lam Standards and other standards as applicable (ANSI, DIN etc.) as well as best known methods for GD&T; accordingly, demonstrates knowledge and ability to properly utilize them.
Performs analytical work in order to characterize and properly specify new and existing designs, including heat transfer, stress, vibrations, fluid/gas dynamics and manufacturability.
Develops and execute test plans that generate characterization data sufficient to understand and validate the performance of the design.
Develops and presents reports/presentations of excellent quality that communicate design intent, analysis, and validation at design reviews.
Close interactions with suppliers and other Lam internal departments to ensure reception of high quality, well tested and cost optimized solutions for the defined requirements.
May be responsible for the design, development and implementation of custom mechanical tooling, fixturing and associated processes to enable the handling, assembly and/or disassembly of parts, components, sub-assemblies and final assemblies throughout the product life cycle. Establishes standards across all operational processes.
Prepares all required deliverables requested by product development plan (e.g. FMEA, technical specifications, risk analysis, test specifications, design review presentations)
Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience; may lead small projects with manageable risks and resource requirements
Professionally represents the company to the customer.
Other Job Responsibilities
Ph.D. with 0-1 years of relevant work experience; or
Mechanical Master’s degree with 3+ years of relevant work experience; or
Mechanical Bachelor’s degree with 5+ years of relevant work experience
Excellent oral and written communication
Experience in Semiconductor industry
CAD (NX and Inventor)
Skills in MATLAB and Simulink
Knowledge of MS Office
Lam’s ALD Product Line has a need for a Mechanical Engineer 4. This is a key position developing leading edge capability in our family of metal deposition tools.
Design and develop hardware
Rapidly generate design concepts – may also need to develop detail drawings
Perform Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEAs)
Organize, participate and lead design reviews
Analyze designs developed – may need to use structural analysis (FEAs), thermal analysis and fluid flow analysis.
Conduct feasibility studies – including generation of well documented test plans
Other Job Responsibilities
Desired character traits:
Flexibility and adaptability
Embraces the challenges of solving hard design problems using structured methodology - PS&DMP
Good troubleshooting skills
Excels in a matrix organization
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate creative design thinking, strong problem-solving skills, ability to excel in a matrix organization and able to manage and execute projects at all levels.
MS ME Required
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.