30+ days ago - req11823

Junior Project Leader (Pre-install)

Research & development

Mechanical engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


8+ years



Job Category

Mechanical engineering




ASML is hiring!

Do you have quick understanding of customer impact, when it comes to factory preparation? Do you like close cooperation with both D&E, factory and field? Do you see a challenge in getting the projects to deliver the high quality that our customers need?

Then this position might be suitable for you!

Job Description

  • Make the pre-install master plan and align with all stakeholders.
  • Agree with projects (PL’s & architects) on their scope and deliverables.
  • Monitor quality and do quick checks on project deliverables.
  • Set the baseline for a release of the pre-install documentation (together with pre-install architect).
  • Agree and freeze the defined baseline with the project team (Mkt, SE, FPEand PL’s).
  • Discuss impact design changes with the pre-install architect.
  • Integrate package, maintain data files.
  • Give support on questions from customer and own factory (“2nd line support”).
  • Train and support projects on way of working.
  • Drive continuous improvement.
  • Help with improvements on training material, templates and processes.
  • Analyze lessons learned, create improvement proposals.
  • Build (and share) fab & facility knowledge.


Technical Bachelor (preferably mechanics, electronics or thermal & flow)


  • At least 2 years ASML working experience, preferably in the area of factory preparation (or machine install)
  • At least 1 years working experience as junior project lead
  • Preferably experience in Industrial Engineering and Management or Installation engineering of large system installs

Personal skills

  • Clear communicator able to separate main from side issues.
  • Assertive & Critical: ‘seeing is believing mentality’. Not afraid to push or escalate.
  • Works structured with high quality drive.
  • Helicopter view. Can assess overall project risk based on lot of uncertainties.

Context of the position

You will be part of the pre-install group which provides the requirements our customers need, in order to design, build and qualify their factory before we can install the system.

The pre install process has a high priority and therefore has recently become a separate D&E group within ASML. The project lead can have a large impact in improvement projects to further develop this 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 commitment of a company that recognizes and rewards outstanding performance.

More information on what ASML does, and stands for - can be found via our Website and YouTube channel.

If you apply to this position - please include a recent and complete CV, a letter of motivation and preferably a portfolio in which you showcase relevant work done.