30 days ago - req13639

Manufacturing Engineer - Optical Metrologist (2nd Shift)


Optical engineering

Other technical job categories

Other technical job categories

In a nutshell


Wilton - CT, US




0-2 years



Job Category

Optical engineering, Other technical job categories, Other technical job categories


ASML 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 main headquarters are located in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, and we also have 18 office locations around the United States- including main offices in Wilton, CT, Chandler, AZ, San Jose, CA and San Diego, CA.

This position is based in the EUV Group within the manufacturing sector in Wilton, Connecticut.

Job Mission

To realize 'World Class' support to Manufacturing in order to ensure highest product quality, short lead-times and 'short time-to-market' by continuous improvement of ASML's new and existing products and processes.

ASML is a world leader in the manufacture of advanced technology systems for the semiconductor industry.ASML’s corporate headquarters is in Veldhoven, the Netherlands. Manufacturing sites and research and development facilities are located in Connecticut, California and the Netherlands. Technology development centers and training facilities are located in the United States, Japan, Korea, the Netherlands, and Taiwan. Additionally, ASML provides optimal service to its customers via over 50 sales and service organizations in 16 countries. Founded in the Netherlands in 1984, the company is publicly traded on Euronext Amsterdam and NASDAQ under the symbol ASML.

Job Description

-Ramp production into volume in an existing “Concurrent Engineering” environment.
-Upgrade and improve production tooling & qualification test.
-Generate and update technical work instructions.
-Support in-production issues by assisting Production Assembly and Test Engineers and Technicians with concise troubleshooting of the Opto-Mechanical systems and sub systems.
-Enhance working knowledge of interferometry (PMI), geometric optics, wave optics, and aberration theory.
-Develop Working knowledge of 4D and Matlab.
-Working knowledge of best practices for opto-mechanical design and testing.
-Familiarity of interferometric measurement process and data analysis.
-Evaluate and disposition failed parts with proposed solutions.
-Time allocation:
40% in Cleanroom assisting with part and process issues.
25% Spent with Manufacturing Engineering on process improvements and results.
15% Spent with Design Engineering on improvements to existing design.
10% Spent documenting changes to Work Instructions.
10% Spent in meetings.


Bachelor of Science in an optical discipline, or Physics, or Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent experience.


-Experience and desire to work in a manufacturing environment.
-Working knowledge of interferometry (PMI), geometric optics, wave optics, and aberration theory preferred.
-Working knowledge of Matlab highly preferred.
-Working knowledge of Interferogram software (i.e. 4D) highly preferred.
-Working knowledge of best practices for opto-mechanical design and testing.
-Familiarity of interferometric measurement process and data analysis.
-Able to read and understand optical and mechanical drawings.
-Knowledge of Design of Experiments and Statistical Methods.
-Working knowledge of Unigraphics and SAP a plus.

Context of the position

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
-While performing the duties of this job, the employee routinely is required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch.
-The employee is occasionally required to move around the campus.
-The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
-May require travel dependent on company needs.
-Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
-Can work under deadlines.
-The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
-Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
-Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
-Can learn and apply new information or skills.

Other information

This position requires access to controlled technology, as defined in the Export Administration Regulations (15 C.F.R. § 730, et seq.). Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such controlled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands may require ASML to proceed with applicants who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability