30+ days ago - req11063

Test Engineer - Lead

Research & development


In a nutshell


Wilton - CT, US


Research & development


3-7 years



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ASML 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 main headquarters are located in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, and we also have 18 office locations around the United States- including main offices in Wilton, CT, Chandler, AZ, San Jose, CA and San Diego, CA.

Within ASML the sector Development & Engineering is responsible for the specification and the design of the ASML products. The Hardware and Test Center is responsible for delivering test capability and competency to support Product Development Projects in proving out the robustness, reliability, and quality of ASML products. The group TMF (Test and Measurement Facility) is responsible for test strategy, design, realization and analysis on these mechanical (sub)-systems and components across all ASML sites. Position reports to GL of the WT DE IQR C Hardware and Test group. The position will focus on Test Team Lead activity, Test Methodology, Test Design and Development, Test completion and reporting.

Job Mission:

Establish test competency in Wilton using TMF methodologies, technologies, and WoWs. This individual will be responsible for Test Definition, stakeholder communication, buildup of test HW, test completion, quality and reporting. In addition, this role is key in organizing the TMF Test Team and supporting the Test Team’s deliverables in regards to budget and manpower alignment.
ASML is a world leader in the manufacture of advanced technology systems for the semiconductor industry.ASML’s corporate headquarters is in Veldhoven, the Netherlands. Manufacturing sites and research and development facilities are located in Connecticut, California and the Netherlands. Technology development centers and training facilities are located in the United States, Japan, Korea, the Netherlands, and Taiwan. Additionally, ASML provides optimal service to its customers via over 50 sales and service organizations in 16 countries. Founded in the Netherlands in 1984, the company is publicly traded on Euronext Amsterdam and NASDAQ under the symbol ASML.

Key Deliverables:
-Stakeholder alignment on resource planning and budgeting
- Test Team execution strategy and planning
- Test Team road mapping and team building

Job Description:
-Budget, plan, and coordinate resources with the Projects.
- Support the Test team in planning and coordination of test activities
- Provide development guidance to/for the Test team
-Formulate requirements for and implementation of test equipment.
-Take lead in assigned test-requests, determine test strategy, principles and methods.
-Write, review and communicate test plans.
-Execute tests according to test and project planning, analyze and report test results.
-Participate in the subcontracting and realization of the test setup.
-Actively contribute to the testing competency within ASML.

BS Engineering – electrical, mechanical, reliability, mechatronics, (applied) physics, or equivalent subject area.

-At least 3-5 years of experience in a relevant multi-disciplinary technical work environment.
-Experience as a team leader with planning and budgeting capability.
-Experience with the design, realization, execution, and analysis of test setups on mechanical and electrical systems.
-Proficient experience with Microsoft Project (or similar scheduling software), MATLAB, and Labview.
-Preferred experience in Xpc software and Minitab.
-Preferred Weibull, HALT, HASS test experience and/or failure mode analysis, especially from a materials perspective.

Personal skills:
-Goal driven, quality focused, team oriented.
-Strong communication skills.
-Hands-on individual with broad technical knowledge of mechanical and mechatronic systems.
-Flexible and able to progress within an uncertain and rapidly changing environment.

Context of the position:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
-While performing the duties of this job, the employee routinely is required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch.
-The employee is occasionally required to move around the campus.
-The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
-May require travel dependent on company needs.
-Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
-Can work under deadlines.
-The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
-Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
-Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
-Can learn and apply new information or skills.

Other information:
EEO/AA (W/M/Vets/Disability) Employer.