30+ days ago - req12815

Mechatronics Architect for Wafer Handling

Research & development


In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


8+ years



Job Category





Within ASML the sector Development & Engineering is responsible for the specification and the design of the ASML products. The department Mechatronics Systems Development is responsible for specification, design, integration and qualification of the mechatronics sub-systems and components which are fitted into the end products. The main focus is on nanometer-accuracy positioning of high speed components. Control engineering, dynamics, actuator design, position measurement systems and material handling are part of this department’s main competences.

Job Mission

Define the architecture of a mechatronics module, including interfaces to other modules. Responsible forthe mechatronics function, including architecture, specification, (contribute to) design, technical budget analysis, critical component selection, integration and verification.

Job Description

-Work in multidisciplinary project teams, aimed at architecture and design of a mechatronics module function.
-Lead, coach and develop employees within the team
-Has knowledge in the fields of Servo Control / Motion Control, signal analysis and testing and basic knowledge of the areas software (rapid prototyping), mechanics, optics, electronics, actuators, sensors and dynamics.
-support of the mechatronics architecture design and trade-offs between mechanical, electronic, software competencies
-Integration and test of the mechatronic modules: planning
-Technical product documentation


Technical University masters/PhD in Mechanical engineering / Electrical engineering / Technical Physics )


At least 10 years of experience in a similar role, preferably within ASML or in related high tech industry
Experience with design and realization of mechatronics systems.
Experience in multidisciplinary project work involving mechatronics, optics, electronics and software is a pre.

Personal skills

-Team player.
-Strong analytical ability with a pragmatic attitude.
-Good communication skills and good knowledge of English.

Context of the position

The holder of the position reports to the group leader of the Mechatronics System Development department and is operational within multidisciplinary projects.

Other information

*This position requires access to U.S. controlled technology, as defined in the United States Export Administration Regulations. Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such U.S. controlled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands may require ASML to proceed with applicants who are immediately eligible to access U.S. controlled technology.