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Epic Owner New Product Introduction

Research & Development

Physics

In a nutshell

Location

Veldhoven, Netherlands

Team

Research & Development

Experience

8+ years

Degree

Master

Job Category

Physics

Travel

10%

Introduction

Do you want to drive technology innovation and make the difference? Do you want to take ownership for large work packages in the DUV projection function and guide the innovation power of an Agile Release Train (ART) towards providing the right solutions at the right time? Can you translate business needs into requests for the ART? We are looking for an engaged epic owner for DUV Projection NPI (New Production Introduction) products. If you want to be part of a high performing team, we invite you to read the job description below and let us know if you are the person we are looking for.

Job Mission

Within ASML, the epic owner defines, programs, accepts and integrates large work packages (epics) in a product context. In this position you take responsibility for the Function Cluster Projection (FC12) content of a product and you work together with the program, sectors, the chief product owner and the people in the agile release train to realize the product and manage performance, risks and timing along the way.

Job Description

As epic owner you are responsible for:
-The delivery of the epic: definition, budget estimation, planning, meeting the milestones. Escalate if needed
-The alignment with chief product owners, architects, other epic owners, Project Cluster Manager/Product Development Manager and sectors to determine the short and long term vision focusing on what creates the most added RequisitionLocal for ASML
-The preparation of the epic for the PI Planning Event by breaking it up in smaller work packages (Minimum Viable Product thinking)
-Helping the teams to understand the content and business context of the epic
-The alignment with other sectors to close knowledge, service and maintenance gaps related to the epic
-Alignment and delivery between Agile Release Trains and classical projects
-The acceptance of the the epic when implementation is done (you hold the acceptance criteria for the epic)

Education

Applied Physics or Electrical Engineering on bachelor or master level or equivalent

Experience

-Proven project management skills in scoping, planning and risk management
-Professional experience in an epic owner role in a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) or a project leader role
-Preferably extensive knowledge on Agile, lean and SAFe; or a willingness and drive to learn it

Personal skills

-Proven project management skills in scoping, planning and risk management
-Professional experience in an epic owner role in a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) or a project leader role
-Preferably extensive knowledge on Agile, lean and SAFe; or a willingness and drive to learn it
Personal skills & Competencies:
-Proactive problem solving
-Strong collaboration and coordination skills
-Maintains personal effectiveness and people focus in circumstances of pressure, high speed of change and uncertainty
-Be the voice of the customer for the epic
-Business aware; understand and communicate the business impact and RequisitionLocal of the epic towards the agile release train
-MVP (Minimal Viable Product) thinking
-Healthy sceptics to identify risks
-Highly motivated team player with excellent social, coordination and communication skills
-Ability to work in an international multicultural setting
-Entrepreneurship and initiative in a technically complex and very dynamic environment
-Excellent and proven stakeholder management skills
-Experience in working with a (scaled) agile team is a pre

Context of the position

The epic owner works closely with the program via Project Cluster Managers, the relevant architect and the Chief Product Owner to ensure that the epic stay on track and in line with the product masterplan. He/She ensures alignment with other epic owners and other trains.

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 importantly a chance to be part of progress. This epic owner position is in the D&E DUV Projection function and you will report to the group leader of the Projectiongroup in the Optical Column department of DUV.