30+ days ago - req10192

IT Software Configuration Management Architect


Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands




8+ years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering




Founded in 1984, ASML is the world's leading provider of lithography systems for the semiconductor industry, manufacturing complex machines that are critical to the production of integrated circuits or chips. ASML has its R&D and manufacturing operations in Wilton, Connecticut and in Veldhoven, the Netherlands.
The IT division supports information management, infrastructure and key business processes across ASML. The ICT infrastructure, hardware and applications are absolutely mission-critical for almost all ASML’s internal and external activities.
A challenging IT position in one of the most technical developed companies in the world. IT operates in a high demanding, fast moving, dynamic and professional environment.

Job Mission

Guard and guide the architecture of the ASML Software Configuration Management (SCM) environment, in co-operation with the internal customer and IT stakeholders.

Job Description

- Play a major role in defining short/mid/long term SCM environment roadmap
- Define improvement proposals that focus on system performance and process efficiency for end-users.
- Stay in contact and aligned with major tool suppliers, to discuss their product roadmaps.
- Strong partner in discussions with SEI domain architects and other stakeholders within the internal customer departments.
- Keep abreast with relevant literature, means and methods.
- Manage SCM competence team


At least Bachelor level or equivalent.


- More than 5 years of relevant experience.
- Thorough understanding and practical experience with:
- Creating and presenting high level architectural designs
- Creating and presenting long term roadmaps;
- SCM tooling like subversion, GIT or ClearCase;
- Software development process (C or C++ preferred);
- Modelling languages (e.g. Archimate);
- Linux operating system;
- Steer/coach people;

Personal skills

- Shows initiative and problem solving attitude
- Pragmatic, practical, flexible and committed to quality
- Excellent communication skills and proficiency in the English language
- Ability to comprehend large complex environments

Context of the position

For ICT infrastructure, hardware and applications are absolutely mission-critical for almost all ASML’s internal and external activities.
A sub-department within the IT organization is Engineering IT Services; this department is responsible for the infrastructure and tooling for ASML’s development organization. Within IT EIS three development disciplines are represented: mechanical, electrical and software engineering. The SCM Solution Architect will be active in the software engineering group.

Other information

ASML creates the conditions that enable you to realize your full potential. We provide state-of-the-art facilities, opportunities to develop your talents, international career opportunities, a stimulating and inspiring environment, and most of all, the dedication of a company that recognizes and rewards extraordinary performance.

Our selection process includes an online Talent Exploration that gathers information about your key drivers, your personal values, motivators and career ambitions. The Talent Exploration enables both you and us to explore if there is a mutual match - not only for today, but also for your future career at ASML.