4 days ago - req11812

Senior Parts Quality Engineer

Research & development

Other technical job categories

Mechanical engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category

Other technical job categories, Mechanical engineering




Do you always want to know the real story behind everything you hear?
Do you have a suspicious mindset that always wants to verify the facts that people tell you? How do you come from the effect to the real root cause?
Do you have a clear view on how to improve quality and the direction to take?
Than this is the right job for you. ASML is looking for a Senior Parts Quality Engineers that always goes to the bottom to find out the root causes of part failures.

Job Mission

Find out in detail what the root cause is of a part that failed at our customer’s site.
Initiate & drive improvement proposals to prevent part failures.

Job Description

You will have the task
-Find out the root cause of a part that failed & secure follow up of improvements.
-Make sure the problem descriptions, containments and root cause analysis are provided and follow up is being actively steered and monitored.
-Initiate and drive process improvements to reduce and/or prevent DoA’s, part usage and improve part failure investigation efficiency.
-Align with project leaders which parts need improvements and secure high quality analysis and improvement actions.
-Interact with the Development Projects (Project leaders, Architects and Design Engineers) to prevent Do As and part failures for new systems.
-Interact with management and engineers of Customer Support, Supply Chain, Quality, Logistics and Manufacturing.


Bachelor or Master technical degree.


We are looking for people who:
-Have the mindset of finding root cause of a failure no matter what is required.
-Have 2-5 years of relevant work experience.
-Have a high focus for quality and continuous improvement, experience with problem solving techniques.
-Reliability engineering knowledge
-Experience with statistics and/or statistical engineering
-Have broad scope covering design aspects, qualification, manufacturing, logistics and service.
-Have a basic commercial understanding of how to deal with customers and suppliers.
-Have experience with ASML products / industry.

Personal skills

-Result driven, find the root cause.
-Excellent quantitative and non-quantitative data and information analysis skills.
-Fluent in English, preferable knowledge of the Dutch language.
-Good verbal skills, phrasing first time right is important.
-Self-starter, entrepreneur, showing lots of initiative.
-An agile way of working that in necessary in complex organizations.
-Being able to work under time pressure.
-Work pleasantly with people with differing backgrounds and cultures.

Context of the position

Within the sector Development and Engineering (D&E), the D&E Spare Parts Management group is dedicated to increase the robustness of the company’s products and processes. By driving Industrialization solutions related to Reliability, Availability, Manufacturability
and Serviceability (RAMS), the Spare Parts group brings together the key competencies needed to
execute structural parts improvements throughout and after ASML’s product development programs.