9 days ago - req11881

Senior Supplier Quality Engineer

Logistics & supply chain management

Electrical engineering

In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Logistics & supply chain management


8+ years



Job Category

Electrical engineering




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

Hermes Microvision, Inc. (HMI), an ASML company, is a leading supplier of advanced E-beam inspection and pattern verification systems used for advanced semiconductor devices. HMI has multiple years of e-beam application experience and leadership in semiconductor factories, focused on high resolution and voltage contrast imaging. As part of ASML, HMI will boost ASML’s holistic lithographic portfolio of (i) lithography exposure systems, (ii) computational lithography and (iii) metrology. Between these three cornerstones ASML offers application products for process window enhancement, control and detection.

Job Description

As a Senior Supply Chain Engineer at ASML HMI San Jose, you face exciting technical challenges each day, including but not limited to:

  • Partnering with the Purchasing team on Supplier Qualification, Development, and Monitoring
  • Providing design input from a supplier quality and industrialization perspective
  • Guiding new products from the Design and Development teams to the Suppliers for NPI builds as well as managing transitions to Volume Production
  • Engaging with Development Engineering and our Manufacturing Partners to ensure proper and timely concurrent engineering including: Design for: Manufacturability, Test, Cost, Serviceability, etc.
  • Generating Statements of Work (SoW) to ensure clear roles and responsibilities between ASML and the supplier, as well as a clear manufacturing plan of record
  • Defining product qualification strategy in alignment with D&E and Manufacturing Engineering
  • Completing Root Cause Analyses to drive Zero Hour Defects; implementing improvement plans for any quality-related complaints on products/processes from the supplier or customer


  • BS Degree in science/engineering - Electrical, Mechanical, Industrial, Materials or equivalent combination of education and experience.


  • 8+ years of experience in Manufacturing, Supplier Quality, and/or Quality Engineering
  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 20% of the time both internationally and domestically.
  • Thorough understanding of the SMT processes, factory testing strategies (from API through final FT), PCBA DFM, Box Build Processes, and be familiar with Failure Analysis methodologies
  • Strong understanding of Quality Systems with experience conducting Supplier and/or Internal audits
  • New Product Development – A good understanding of the product development and Industrialization process (including DFM, DFT, DFC, etc)
  • Must be an expert in BOM Structures, Navigating PDM tools, and Reviewing ECOs
  • Product Cleanliness – Thorough and complete understanding of semiconductor equipment cleanliness requirements including: cleanliness during assembly, cleaning processes, and cleanliness verification
  • Quality Tools – Proficiency in the use of a wide range of quality tools including: pFMEA, SPC / CPk, 5-Why, MSA, Gauge R&R, Pareto, Ishikawa, 8D, Six Sigma Tools
  • Zero Defect - Understand and have a Zero Defect mindset
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications, specifically Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
  • Strong English communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Cleanroom and Semiconductor experience is a plus
  • Quality Certifications are a plus
  • Project Management experience is a plus

Personal skills

  • Communication – Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Must be able to partner cross-functionally and with suppliers; should be able to negotiate and escalate with tact