Fueling Career Success with Lam’s Internships
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Feb 18, 2020

At Lam, we work hard to create an environment where our interns can challenge limits and fuel their career success. This summer, when our interns join our offices, they will be welcomed into a community that empowers them to think big. With opportunities to learn from world class mentors, engineer products that power the future, and have some fun along the way, our interns hit the ground running.

Join Lam’s 10,000 employees and help us innovate and shape the technology of tomorrow. Several of our sites – including California, Oregon, and Austria – have programs for interns, with activities tailored to the needs of each region. Want to be a part of our 2020 intern class? Learn more about Lam’s internship program.

Peek at what it’s like to work at Lam through the lens of three 2019 summer interns.

Ruby Chen Ruby Chen
Engineering Intern | Hsinchu, Taiwan
National Tsing Hua University, Chemical Engineering 


Why did you choose to intern at Lam?
I was interested to join Lam because I wanted to become more familiar with the industry and gain key insights into the semiconductor ecosystem. Additionally, Lam Research is a well-known company, equipped with innovative technology and superior services for semiconductor manufacturers. As a freshman in this fast-changing industry, this experience gave me the opportunity to explore real-world working life and propel by career into the future. 

What skills did you develop during your internship?
The most important skill that I developed was to create conclusions and recommendations based on critical thinking and empirical research. I would grab lots of new and relative knowledge from Lam’s e-learning and experiment results, so I needed to quickly organize them to create an innovative solution.

Jessica Mar Jessica Mar
Learning & Organizational Development Intern | Fremont, USA
University of Texas at Arlington, Psychology 


Why did you choose to intern at Lam?
I chose to intern at Lam because I wanted to be part of an organization that not only strives for the best but also truly cares and invests in their people. 

What skills did you develop during your internship?
Interning at Lam further developed my problem solving abilities and helped me understand how we can utilize effective communication to identify and find solutions to problems.

Iginla Muritala Iginla Muritala
Business Function Intern | Villach, Austria
Alpen-Adria University of Klagenfurt, Intelligent Transportation Systems 


Why did you choose to intern at Lam?
Lam is an international, intercultural, and open-minded company. At the Villach site where I interned, there were people from all continents. I also appreciated that Lam is pushing technological advancement forward and operates in international markets. 

What skills did you develop during your internship?
I developed many skills during my internship – some beyond my imagination.  The most important skills include: ability to take initiative, analyzing big data proactively before machine failure, and international project management. 

To learn more about joining our university programs, please visit our site for more information. Check out more stories about Lam’s internship program below.