Senior Architect - Advanced Technology Development

Research & Development


Electrical engineering

Data Science

In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Research & Development


3-7 years



Job Category

Physics, Electrical engineering, Data Science


ASML US brings together the most creative minds in science and technology to develop lithography machines that are key to producing faster, cheaper, more energy-efficient microchips. We design, develop, integrate, market and service these advanced machines, which enable our customers - the world’s leading chipmakers - to reduce the size and increase the functionality of their microchips, which in turn leads to smaller, more powerful consumer electronics. Our headquarters are in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, and we have 18 office locations around the United States including main offices in Wilton, CT, Chandler, AZ, San Jose, CA and San Diego, CA.

Job Mission

We are looking for highly-talented and motivated individuals to join our Advanced Technology team. As Senior Architect you will be responsible for definition and execution of feasibility studies for new, ‘holistic’application products that may bridge between simulation and wafer data, e-beam metrology and modeling. Through ASMLs portfolio of Lithography, Metrology and Simulation tools we generate massive amounts of data related to the semiconductor patterning process. Suitable data handling and analysis need to be established, in order to characterize patterning and tool performance, establish proof of concept and proof data for new customer applications.

Job Description

As a Senior Architect at ASML you will be responsible for defining and implementing data acquisition and analysis to support system engineering and product definition, including generation of performance budgets. You will work with experts in data science,scanner, metrology and software domains. In addition you will be expected to interact with customers to understand issues and present new solutions. You will work closely with R&D, marketing, field application engineers and sales in ASML, prepare and present technical data and papers in major conferences and customers. Occasional overseas travel is required.


Mastersor PhD in Physics, EECS or Data Sciences


  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant job experience in semiconductor related field

  • Familiarity with photolithography and/or SEM/e-beam technologies and applications

  • Proficiency in Python or Matlab for data analysis or simulation, ability to handle large data sets and perform statistical analysis

Personal skills

  • Ability to perform in cross-disciplinary and cross-organizational projects

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Context of the position

This position primarily works in an office environment. It requires frequent sitting, standing and walking. Daily use of a computer is required. May stand for extended periods when facilitating meetings. The physical demands of the position described herein are essential functions of the job and employees must be able to successfully perform these tasks for extended periods. Reasonable accommodations may be made for those individuals with real or perceived disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job described.

Other information

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