Bengaluru: Lam Research India is all set to expand its engineering and research and development (R&D) capability in India. The company will set up new engineering, research & development (R&D) facility in Bengaluru city.
The new facility will come up at Bagmane Tech Park (BTP), located in Bengaluru’s CV Raman Nagar. For the new site, the company performed a groundbreaking ceremony on Monday.
According to Lam Research Inda, the new facility will be home to the development of advanced semiconductor manufacturing equipment hardware and software. And will also serve as a new virtual reality research lab.
“With our new Bengaluru lab and office facility, we will significantly increase Lam Research’s engineering and R&D capacity and capability in India, in alignment with our business strategy to expand our global footprint and leverage expertise all around the globe,” said Rangesh Raghavan, Corporate VP and GM – Lam Research India.
“This site will enable us to leverage the large pool of technical talent and research institutes in India to scale Lam’s capacity to meet growing customer requirements,” added Raghavan.
Further, “The new India Center for Engineering (ICE) lab will enable the success of our customers by enhancing speed to solution and commonality while contributing to the profitable growth of Lam Research,” he said.
Jitendra Chaddah, Country Manager, Global Supply Chain – Intel India; Rajeev Khushu, Chairman, India Electronics & Semiconductor Association (IESA), and Director of Corporate Affairs & Government Relations – Texas Instruments; Prof. Srinivasan Raghavan, Chairperson – CeNSE, IISc Bangalore; Prof. Mahesh Panchagnula, Dean – Corporate Relations – IIT Madras; and Dr Sasangan Ramanathan, Dean (Engineering) – Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham were present during the groundbreaking ceremony.
Lam Research India has over 1000 employees in Bengaluru. It plays a crucial role in supporting Lam’s mission to drive the semiconductor breakthroughs which define the next generation.
Lam India continues to grow and is currently hiring across a broad range of disciplines: Mechanical, Electrical, Software, and other engineers, Computational Analysts, Procurement and Operations experts, IT programmers, network, and infrastructure experts, Data scientists, Finance, Operations and HR professionals.