IT Program Lead – MES Solutions

Applied Materials

Santa Clara, CA

Join the leader in materials engineering solutions used to produce virtually every new chip and advanced display in the world. As the IT Program Manager for MES Solutions, you will have an essential role in designing and developing lab MES solutions as well as managing strategic IT projects.


  • Manage large strategic IT projects successfully.

  • Deep knowledge of Lab MES solution architecture.

  • Proven success as a Project/Program Manager for at least one MES Solution.

  • Served as voice of customer for MES users.

  • Formulated MES product roadmaps and partnered with IT for effective implementation.

  • Collaborate globally and thrive in a fast-paced environment.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to work with cross functional teams

  • 10+ Years of Experience

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Work directly with the client to ensure that their program needs are met

  • Manage IT project team including trade partners in order to meet requirements and deliverables

  • Monitor financial status (through various metrics) of the project on a regular basis for the project team

  • Lead and pursue continuous improvement initiatives and actions to aid in achieving project objectives

  • Prepare project reports and documentation, manage risks and issues

  • Collaborate with team and other interested parties to ensure project schedules are established and maintained and are in alignment with PMO expectations

  • Follow through with the project team on actions

  • Provide direction on change management scope items

  • Manage the triple constraints scope, schedule and budget effectively

Education: Preferred B.S in Industrial Engineering or relevant technical/scientific area

Other: PMI’s Project Management Professional certification and exposure to Fab Manufacturing are a great advantage.

Bachelor's Degree (Required)
MES Integration
Years of Experience:
4 - 7 Years
Work Experience:
Additional Information
Yes, 10% of the Time
Relocation Eligible:

U.S. Salary Range:

$120,000.00 - $165,000.00

The salary offered to a selected candidate will be based on a number of factors including location and level and will vary depending on confirmed job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. In addition to a comprehensive benefits package, candidates may be eligible for other forms of compensation such as participation in a bonus and a stock award program, as applicable.

Applied Materials is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law.