17 days ago - req14591

Project Lead /Sr.Project Lead

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San Diego - CA, US


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0-2 years



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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

We have an exciting opportunity for a Project lead to join our Product Lifecycle Management Program team to support DUV Lightsource products used in today’s advanced semiconductor photolithography applications.The position is focused on managing redesign projects related to component life-cycle & obsolescence.In addition the position requires a candidate with theoretical and practical background in electrical engineering, who can comprehend form, fit, function replacement of alternative components to yield equivalent electrical design performance.This position will be a key contributor in managing Cymer’s projects pipeline in our DUV Lightsource Product Technology.

Job Description

  • In collaboration with Engineering, Product Marketing, and Supply Chain, determine the resolution strategy such as LTB, reclaim, harvesting, and/or redesign for a number of projects associated with obsolescence and/or lifecycle of components.
  • Lead redesign projects and coordinate efforts between Supply Chain and Engineering to ensure timely execution and continued supply of DUV products
  • Manage timelines, budgeting and metrics to support the project pipelines
  • Manage project and resource allocation and prioritization (people and tooling) to ensure engineering solution is developed and qualified prior to run-out of the obsolete part
  • Ensure all new modules go through qualification prior to release, and have OPSC solution monitoring to ensure performance as expected
  • Create and track schedules, budgets, costs, performance targets, and general planning activities for engineering deliverables
  • Responsible for coordinating the various development activities to ensure good cross-program communication.


Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Supply Chain Management,or related field.Advanced degree is a plus.


  • Minimum of 3 years relevant, work related experience required.
  • Experience with product life cycle management, supplier management, and commercial negotiation is a plus
  • Obsolescence, financial planning experience is a plus.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to translate, statistically analyze data, and effectively report problems through written and/or graphical formats.
  • Ability to lead and work cross-functionally across multiple departments on complex planning challenges and projects.
  • Ability to use MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and electronic e-mail systems.

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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 50 pounds.
  • May require travel dependent on business 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.
  • Responsibilities include periodic travel to regional and overseas sites for product technical support and special support projects.
  • Work may include onsite technical support involving heavy lifting of equipment & modules.
  • Position will require technical work activity in a clean-room production environment and/or laboratory setting.
  • The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
  • Occasionally may be exposed to loud noise bursts and may be exposed to toxic gases (fluorine).
  • Must be able to work in small, confined spaces.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability