30+ days ago - req13062

Main Distribute Architect

Research & development

Electrical engineering

In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Research & development


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 Chandler Arizona, San Jose and San Diego California, Wilton Connecticut, and Hillsboro Oregon.

Job Mission

As an Electrical Main Distribution Architect, you will design, realize, and to a limited extent manage the MD of the ASML products.

Job Description

The following deliverables are created by the Electrical mains Architect:The functional overview and block diagrams describing the functions within the maim system on a high level The functional specification (fEPS), test specification (TPS), design specification (fEDS) and qualification document (TAR) of the electrical Mains. Define, document and maintain requirements and roadmaps for the electrical layout infrastructure. o Translate the electrical infrastructure requirements from the customer in a product definition together with System Engineering and Marketing o Investigate and write down the requirements of production and service. o Concept study and definition of the electrical mains. o Perform trade-off studies to determine the preferred implementation scenario for the realization of the electrical Mains system. o Make MD concept designs that meet the international standards on electrical safety and EMC.




2+ year experience in Main and safety machine system realization in a similar function in a multidisciplinary organization.  Broad technical knowledge on electronics / mains / safety / diagnosis / integration / Safety Regulations (standardization) / EMC and grounding concepts. Experience with general electrical engineering principles and electrical development methods and processes. Knowledge of electrical principles about MD, AC mains power and DC power distribution. Knowledge on EMC and electrical safety standards (IEC) and US standards (NFPA, UL). Knowledge on power electronics, voltage sag immunity Semi F47. Ability to set up MD and safety concepts. Multiple years of experience as designer of electronic functions, including experience with working in multidisciplinary design teams to establish agreement on specifications.

Personal skills

Highly motivated team player with excellent social and communication skills; Accuracy, systematic approach, analytical, problem solving; Structured with eye for details. Leadership skills (give direction), ability to provide technical direction, motivate and convince to a team of professional designers; Initiative, pro-active; Wide scope on system level and organization level;  Responsible,disciplined, and quality focus; Technical discussion partner for supplier(s); Fluent in English speaking and writing.